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BIOFUELS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 115A1: tabled on 12 October 2005

Tabled in the 2005-06 session.

This motion has been signed by 2 Members. It is an amendment to an existing motion.

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

This is an amendment to an existing motion

This motion was originally tabled by Mr James Paice on 17 May 2005. This is amendment number 1.

View details of the original motion

Suggested amendment

leave out from `crops' to `and' in line 4.

Original motion text

That this House recognises the important role biofuels can play in meeting the UK's Kyoto commitments while providing farmers with a valuable new market for crops; regrets that the Government has done virtually nothing to promote the real contribution that the countryside can make to renewable energy through biofuels; and calls on the Government to stimulate a viable UK industry in biofuels through duty rebates and the Renewable Fuel Obligation.

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.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this amendment.