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SUPPLEMENT TO THE VOTES AND PROCEEDINGS

 
 

Wednesday 4 July 2018

 

Report Stage Proceedings

 

Ivory Bill


 

Glossary

 

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Withdrawn after debate: moved and debated but then withdrawn, so not put to a decision.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

 

 


 

Jeremy Corbyn

 

Sue Hayman

 

Dr David Drew

 

Holly Lynch

 

Luke Pollard

 

Thangam Debbonaire

Dr Lisa Cameron

 

Negatived on division  NC1

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Requirement to amend definition of ivory

 

(1)    

Within 12 months of the coming into force of section 35 of this Act, the Secretary

 

of State must lay a draft of an instrument containing regulations under section

 

35(2) before each House of Parliament.


 
 

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Ivory Bill, continued

 
 

(2)    

As soon as practicable after laying a draft of an instrument under subsection (1),

 

a Minister of the Crown must propose a motion to approve the draft instrument in

 

each House of Parliament.

 

(3)    

The instrument laid in draft under subsection (1) must amend section 35(1) so as

 

to include ivory from a hippopotamus, killer whale, narwhal, sperm whale, or

 

walrus in the definition of ivory in that section.”

 


 

Jeremy Corbyn

 

Sue Hayman

 

Dr David Drew

 

Holly Lynch

 

Luke Pollard

 

Thangam Debbonaire

Dr Lisa Cameron

 

Negatived on division  NC2

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Report on the international ivory market

 

(1)    

Within 12 months of section 1 of this Act coming into force, the Secretary of State

 

must publish and lay before each House of Parliament a report on the

 

international ivory market.

 

(2)    

The report must as far as practicable analyse the impact of this Act on the demand

 

for ivory in the United Kingdom and in other countries.

 

(3)    

The report must consider—

 

(a)    

the impact on nations or communities that generate income from ivory

 

of—

 

(i)    

the provisions of this Act, and

 

(ii)    

international agreements related to the ivory trade,

 

(b)    

the work of the Department for International Development in—

 

(i)    

reducing the global demand for ivory, and

 

(ii)    

mitigating any negative impact of the provisions of this Act on

 

nations or communities that generate an income from ivory.”

 

 


 

Secretary Michael Gove

 

Agreed to  1

 

Clause  6,  page  5,  line  4,  after “miniature” insert “with a surface area of no more

 

than 320 cm²”


 
 

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Ivory Bill, continued

 
 

Secretary Michael Gove

 

Agreed to  2

 

Clause  6,  page  5,  line  5,  at end insert—

 

“( )    

For the purposes of subsection (1) (a) the “surface area” of a portrait miniature

 

does not include any part consisting of or covered by a frame.”

 


 

Secretary Michael Gove

 

Agreed to  3

 

Clause  35,  page  21,  line  1,  at end insert “so as to include ivory from an animal or

 

species (whether extant or not) that is not for the time being covered by that subsection”

 

Secretary Michael Gove

 

Agreed to  4

 

Clause  35,  page  21,  line  2,  leave out subsection (3)

 

Bill read the third time, and passed.

 


 

 

Revised 04 July 2018