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Lifting Of Ban On Scottish Lamb Exports

EDM number 367 in 2001-02, proposed by John Barrett on 06/11/2001.

That this House welcomes the decision of the European Union Standing Veterinary Committee to lift the export ban on Scottish lamb and venison in most of Scotland; notes that this measure will be a welcome relief to the hard hit farmers of Scotland; congratulates the Scottish Rural Development Minister, Ross Finnie MSP, on securing the prompt containment of foot and mouth disease in Scotland, enabling this decision; and looks forward to the lifting of the ban in the rest of Scotland.

This motion has been signed by a total of 32 MPs.

John Barrett06/11/2001Edinburgh WestLiberal DemocratProposed
Alan Reid06/11/2001Argyll & ButeLiberal DemocratSigned
John Thurso06/11/2001Caithness, Sutherland & Easter RossLiberal DemocratSigned
Andrew George07/11/2001St IvesLiberal DemocratSigned
Rudi Vis07/11/2001Finchley & Golders GreenLabourSigned
Don Foster07/11/2001BathLiberal DemocratSigned
Patsy Calton07/11/2001CheadleLiberal DemocratSigned
Tom Brake07/11/2001Carshalton & WallingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Nigel Jones07/11/2001CheltenhamLiberal DemocratSigned
Paul Holmes07/11/2001ChesterfieldLiberal DemocratSigned
David Heath07/11/2001Somerton & FromeLiberal DemocratSigned
Martin Smyth08/11/2001Belfast SouthUUPSigned
Nick Harvey08/11/2001North DevonLiberal DemocratSigned
Paul Tyler08/11/2001North CornwallLiberal DemocratSigned
David Rendel09/11/2001NewburyLiberal DemocratSigned
Matthew Taylor09/11/2001Truro & St AustellLiberal DemocratSigned
Evan Harris12/11/2001Oxford West & AbingdonLiberal DemocratSigned
Andrew Stunell12/11/2001Hazel GroveLiberal DemocratSigned
Sue Doughty12/11/2001GuildfordLiberal DemocratSigned
Malcolm Bruce12/11/2001GordonLiberal DemocratSigned
Kevin McNamara13/11/2001Kingston upon Hull NorthLabourSigned
Ronnie Campbell13/11/2001Blyth ValleyLabourSigned
Roy Beggs13/11/2001East AntrimUUPSigned
Mike Hancock14/11/2001Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
Harold Best14/11/2001Leeds North WestLabourSigned
Alan Simpson15/11/2001Nottingham SouthLabourSigned
David Hamilton15/11/2001MidlothianLabourSigned
Alistair Carmichael16/11/2001Orkney & ShetlandLiberal DemocratSigned
Michael Moore19/11/2001Tweeddale, Ettrick & LauderdaleLiberal DemocratSigned
Bill Etherington20/11/2001Sunderland NorthLabourSigned
John Austin06/12/2001Erith & ThamesmeadLabourSigned
Simon Hughes09/01/2002North Southwark & BermondseyLiberal DemocratSigned

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