Animal Health Bill — 29 Oct 2002 at 17:45
moved, as an amendment to Amendment No. 44, Amendment No. 44B:
Line 11, at end insert-
"( ) The appropriate authority shall include-
(a) a three-yearly review of the world-wide incidence of each of the diseases listed in Schedule 2A;
(b) the resultant recommendation of steps to be taken in the United Kingdom to prevent the incidence of each disease listed in Schedule 2A;
(c) the incorporation of the steps identified in paragraph (b) into the national contingency plan;
(d) the implementation of the contingency plan upon the outbreak of any disease;
(e) the monitoring of the implementation of the contingency plan.
( ) The appropriate authority may investigate, recommend and implement vaccination programmes-
(a) for the emergency control of any disease listed in Schedule 2A in any animal species; and
(b) for the permanent control of all such diseases in animals in particular circumstances."
On Question, Whether the said amendment (No. 44B) shall be agreed to?
Their Lordships divided: Contents, 179; Not-Contents, 133.
Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.
What is Tell? '+1 tell' means that in addition one member of that party was a teller for that division lobby.What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.
|Party||Majority (Content)||Minority (Not-Content)||Turnout|
|Con||103 (+2 tell)||0||47.9%|
|Lab||1||127 (+2 tell)||67.7%|
|Bruce of Donington||Lab||aye|