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CHINESE SKY LANTERNS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 756: tabled on 21 November 2012

Tabled in the 2012-13 session.

This motion has been signed by 19 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 announcement of an independent review into Chinese sky lanterns and their impact on livestock, crops and the environment; notes the commitment to Government action based on the results of the study; further notes the existence of a ban on their use in Spain as of January 2012 as a result of the damage to property and death or injury to livestock caused by discarded lanterns; urges that the study is completed as quickly as possible; and calls on the Government to then act swiftly.

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There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.