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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRIMATE LABORATORY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 577: tabled on 05 February 2004

Tabled in the 2003-04 session.

This motion has been signed by 21 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House welcomes the decision by Cambridge University to abandon the proposed construction of a primate laboratory; notes the conclusion of the planning inspector that the University had failed to demonstrate the need for such a laboratory; regrets the subsequent overruling of the planning inspector's recommendations by the First Secretary of State; congratulates the National Anti-Vivisection Society, the local authority and residents and other groups for their sustained and ultimately successful campaign against the laboratory; believes that the use of primates for medical experimentation is immoral, unethical and repugnant; and calls for such experiments to be made unlawful.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.