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RIVER ACCESS FOR NON-POWERED CRAFT

EDM (Early Day Motion) 957A1: tabled on 06 December 2005

Tabled in the 2005-06 session.

This motion has been signed by 22 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 John Grogan on 07 November 2005. This is amendment number 1.

View details of the original motion

Suggested amendment

Line 1, leave out from `House' to first `to' and insert `notes the campaign'.

Original motion text

That this House urges the Government to extend legislation on access to the countryside to allow canoeists and users of other non-powered craft the same access rights as those provided for walkers; acknowledges that the most successful Olympic canoeing nation, Germany, requires land owners to tolerate the use of non-powered craft on their waterways; and believes that with increased access to waterways, there will be greater participation in canoeing leading both to obvious health benefits for the nation and to increased chances of future Olympic success.

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There are no withdrawn signatures for this amendment.