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House of Commons


Tuesday 12 June 2018


Public Bill Committee Proceedings


Ivory Bill


[First and Second Sittings]




This document shows the fate of each clause, schedule, amendment and new clause.


The following terms are used:


Agreed to: agreed without a vote.


Agreed to on division: agreed following a vote.


Negatived: rejected without a vote.


Negatived on division: rejected following a vote.


Not called: debated in a group of amendments, but not put to a decision.


Not moved: not debated or put to a decision.


Question proposed: debate underway but not concluded.


Withdrawn after debate: moved and debated but then withdrawn, so not put to a decision.


Not selected: not chosen for debate by the Chair.



David Rutley


Agreed to





the Committee shall (in addition to its first meeting at 9.25 am on Tuesday 12


June) meet—



at 1.30 pm on Tuesday 12 June; 



at 11.30 am and 2.00 pm on Thursday 14 June;



at 9.25 am and 2.00 pm on Tuesday 19 June;



at 11.30 am and 2.00 pm on Thursday 21 June;



the Committee shall hear oral evidence on Tuesday 12 June in accordance


with the following Table:


Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 12 June 2018            



Ivory Bill, continued







Until no later than 10.25 am

World Wildlife Fund; Born Free;


International Fund for Animal Welfare


Until no later than 11.25 am

Stop Ivory; Tusk Trust


Until no later than 2.15 pm

National Wildlife Crime Unit; CITES


Border Force team, Heathrow


Until no later than 3.00 pm

British Art Market Federation; British


Antique Dealers’ Association; Philip


Mould & Company; Music Industries


Association; Musicians’ Union


Until no later than 3.45 pm

British Museum; Victoria and Albert





proceedings on consideration of the Bill in Committee shall be taken in the


following order: Clauses 1 to 13; Schedule 1; Clauses 14 to 19; Schedule 2;


Clauses 20 to 42; new Clauses; new Schedules; remaining proceedings on the





the proceedings shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a


conclusion at 5.00 pm on Thursday 21 June.



David Rutley


To move, That subject to the discretion of the Chair, any written evidence received by


the Committee shall be reported to the House for publication.


Agreed to


David Rutley


To move, That at this and any subsequent meeting at which oral evidence is to be heard,


the Committee shall sit in private until the witnesses are admitted.


Agreed to




[Adjourned until Thursday at 11.30am



Revised 12 June 2018