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House of Commons

 
 

Thursday 25 October 2018

 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings

 

Agriculture Bill


 

[Third and Fourth Sittings]


 

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Withdrawn after debate: moved and debated but then withdrawn, so not put to a decision.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

 

 


 

George Eustice

 

That on Thursday 25 October, after hearing oral evidence in accordance with the

 

motion agreed to by the Committee on Tuesday 23 October, the Committee shall hear oral

 

evidence from the following until not later than 4.30pm—

 

  (1) Ulster Farmers’ Union;

 

  (2) NFU Scotland;

 

  (3) Scottish Government;

 

  (4) Quality Meat Scotland.

 

Agreed to

 


 

The following witnesses gave oral evidence:

 


 

John Cross, Chair, Traceability Design User Group, Professor Pete Fox, Director Water, Land


 
 

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Agriculture Bill, continued

 
 

and Biodiversity, Environment Agency, and Helen Taylor, Programme Manager for the Future

 

Agriculture Programme, Environment Agency.

 


 

Jack Ward, Chief Executive, British Growers Association, and Helen Browning OBE, Chief

 

Executive, Soil Association.

 


 

Professor Erik Millstone, Professor of Science Policy, University of Sussex, David Baldock, Senior

 

Research Fellow, Institute of European Environmental Policy, Vicki Hird, Farm Campaign

 

Coordinator, Sustain, and Professor Terry Marsden, Professor of Environmental Policy and

 

Planning, Director of PLACE, Cardiff University.

 


 

Diana Holland, Assistant General Secretary, Transport - Equalities - Food & Agriculture, UNITE,

 

and Ed Hamer, Policy Officer, Landworkers’ Alliance.

 


 

Jonnie Hall, Director of Policy, NFU Scotland, Ivor Ferguson, President, Ulster Farmers’ Union,

 

Wesley Aston, CEO, Ulster Farmers’ Union, George Burgess, Deputy Director, Trade Policy,

 

Food & Drink, Scottish Government, and Alan Clarke, Chief Executive, Quality Meat Scotland.

 

 

[Adjourned until Tuesday 30 October at 9.25 am


 

 

Revised 25 October 2018