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BRITISH UNDERWATER TEST AND EVALUATION CENTRE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 778: tabled on 26 November 2015

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 22 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 notes that the Secretary of State for Defence has so far not taken account of reasonable requests for carrying out an economic impact assessment on the effect of the proposed Ministry of Defence (MoD) byelaw changes to the inner sound in the north west of Scotland that will close off valuable fishing grounds; further notes that a request from a project group of the MoD, BUTEC, and fishing interests have also been ignored; concludes that the MoD does not recognise legitimate local interests to the extent that it appears uncompromising in its imperial attitude; and calls on the Government to address these legitimate concerns.

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There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.