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Industrial Fishing In Spawning Cod Closed Areas

EDM number 481 in 2000-01, proposed by Norman A Godman on 22/03/2001.

That this House notes with both deep regret and serious concern the decision taken by the European Union to allow a derogation for sand eel fishing in the spawning cod closed areas; disputes the assertion made by the EU that the estimated bycatch of cod in the sand eel fishery is less than two per cent. and firmly believes that industrial fishing should be banned altogether in the interests of fisheries conservation and management.

This motion has been signed by a total of 31 MPs.

Norman Godman22/03/2001Greenock & InverclydeLabourProposed
Bill Tynan27/03/2001Hamilton SouthLabourSigned
John Cryer27/03/2001HornchurchLabourSigned
David Crausby27/03/2001Bolton North EastLabourSigned
Bill Michie27/03/2001Sheffield, HeeleyLabourSigned
Andrew MacKinlay27/03/2001ThurrockLabourSigned
Syd Rapson27/03/2001Portsmouth NorthLabourSigned
Mike Hancock28/03/2001Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
Llin Golding28/03/2001Newcastle-under-LymeLabourSigned
Andrew George28/03/2001St IvesLiberal DemocratSigned
Jim Dobbin28/03/2001Heywood & MiddletonLabour Co-operativeSigned
Ian Davidson28/03/2001Glasgow, PollokLabour Co-operativeSigned
John Cummings28/03/2001EasingtonLabourSigned
Kevin McNamara28/03/2001Kingston upon Hull NorthLabourSigned
Alan Simpson28/03/2001Nottingham SouthLabourSigned
William Ross28/03/2001East LondonderryUUPSigned
Jeremy Corbyn29/03/2001Islington NorthLabourSigned
Rudi Vis29/03/2001Finchley & Golders GreenLabourSigned
Colin Breed30/03/2001South East CornwallLiberal DemocratSigned
Desmond Turner02/04/2001Brighton, KemptownLabourSigned
Frank Cook02/04/2001Stockton NorthLabourSigned
Michael Connarty02/04/2001Falkirk EastLabourSigned
Lawrie Quinn03/04/2001Scarborough & WhitbyLabourSigned
Lawrence Cunliffe03/04/2001LeighLabourSigned
Christopher Gill04/04/2001LudlowConservativeSigned
Jon Trickett04/04/2001HemsworthLabourSigned
Win Griffiths05/04/2001BridgendLabourSigned
Eric Clarke05/04/2001MidlothianLabourSigned
Alan Campbell05/04/2001TynemouthLabourSigned
Bill Etherington10/04/2001Sunderland NorthLabourSigned
Russell Brown01/05/2001DumfriesLabourSigned

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