TSE (England) Regulations 2002 — 15 May 2002 at 22:54
rose to move, That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty praying that the Regulations, laid before the House on 27th March, be annulled (S.I. 2002/843).
rose to move, as an amendment to the Countess of Mar's Motion, to leave out from "That" to the end and insert-
"this House calls upon Her Majesty' Government, in relation to the regulations laid on 27th March (S.I. 2002/843):
(a) to give an undertaking that the period of time in which a veterinary inspector issuing a notice of intended slaughter shall permit representations to the Secretary of State shall be no less than seven days;
(b) to consider bringing in further regulations setting up an independent appeals adjudicator nominated by the British Veterinary Association; and
(c) to keep the regulations under review in the light of scientific and technological developments relating to TSE."
rose to move, as a manuscript amendment to Lord Livsey of Talgarth's amendment, to leave out paragraph (a) and insert––
"(a) to give an undertaking that they will consider ways of ensuring that representations can be made against a notice of intended slaughter issued by a veterinary inspector;".
On Question, Whether Lord Whitty's manuscript amendment to Lord Livsey of Talgarth's amendment shall be agreed to?
Their Lordships divided: Contents, 95; Not-Contents, 16.
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|
|Crossbench||7||4 (+2 tell)||7.5%|
|Lab||84 (+2 tell)||0||44.8%|
|Viscount Craigavon||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|Lord Greenway||Crossbench (front bench)||no|
|The Countess of Mar||Crossbench||tellno|
|Lady Saltoun of Abernethy||Crossbench||tellno|