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Hill Livestock Compensatory Allowances

EDM number 398 in 1997-98, proposed by Charles Kennedy on 05/11/1997.

That this House expresses deep concern that the level of hill livestock compensatory allowance payments has been decided upon by Her Majesty's Government before the review set up to re-examine the payments has been able to report its findings; recognises the vital importance of these payments in ensuring that environmentally-friendly farming continues in the less favoured areas; and calls upon the Government to reconsider the decision to freeze these payments at the 1996 level.

This motion has been signed by a total of 25 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Charles Kennedy05/11/1997Ross, Skye & Inverness WestLiberal DemocratProposed
Ray Michie05/11/1997Argyll & ButeLiberal DemocratSigned
Andrew Stunell06/11/1997Hazel GroveLiberal DemocratSigned
Jackie Ballard06/11/1997TauntonLiberal DemocratSigned
Colin Breed06/11/1997South East CornwallLiberal DemocratSigned
Elfyn Llwyd06/11/1997Meirionnydd Nant ConwyPlaid CymruSigned
Nigel Jones06/11/1997CheltenhamLiberal DemocratSigned
Roseanna Cunningham10/11/1997PerthScottish National PartySigned
Andrew George10/11/1997St IvesLiberal DemocratSigned
Mike Hancock10/11/1997Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
Peter Bottomley10/11/1997Worthing WestConservativeSigned
Jim Wallace11/11/1997Orkney & ShetlandLiberal DemocratSigned
Malcolm Bruce11/11/1997GordonLiberal DemocratSigned
Paul Keetch11/11/1997HerefordLiberal DemocratSigned
Nick Harvey11/11/1997North DevonLiberal DemocratSigned
Robert Smith12/11/1997West Aberdeenshire & KincardineLiberal DemocratSigned
Ieuan Wyn Jones12/11/1997Ynys MPlaid CymruSigned
Archy Kirkwood12/11/1997Roxburgh & BerwickshireLiberal DemocratSigned
John Swinney12/11/1997North TaysideScottish National PartySigned
Roy Beggs13/11/1997East AntrimUUPSigned
David Chidgey13/11/1997EastleighLiberal DemocratSigned
Ronnie Fearn18/11/1997SouthportLiberal DemocratSigned
Alasdair Morgan28/11/1997Galloway & Upper NithsdaleScottish National PartySigned
Menzies Campbell08/12/1997Fife North EastLiberal DemocratSigned
Richard Livsey19/12/1997Brecon & RadnorshireLiberal DemocratSigned

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