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NUCLEAR WEAPON-FREE WALES

EDM (Early Day Motion) 230: tabled on 19 June 2012

Tabled in the 2012-13 session.

This motion has been signed by 14 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 believes in a nuclear weapon-free Wales; does not support the comments of the First Minister of Wales that there would be a welcome for housing the UK submarine fleet in Milford Haven; believes that the number of potential jobs created would be far smaller than that suggested; expresses concern about the safety considerations of a nuclear fleet in close proximity to Milford Haven'sliquefied natural gasterminalsand oil refineries, which where amongst the reasons for deciding against locating Polaris in Milford Haven in 1963; warns against future expenditure upon a new generation of weapons of mass destruction; and calls on plans to replace Trident to be scrapped.