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Notices of Amendments

 

given up to and including

 

Monday 15 October 2018

 

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Public Bill Committee


 

Agriculture Bill


 

Note

 

This document includes all amendments tabled to date and includes any

 

withdrawn amendments at the end. The amendments have been arranged in the

 

order in which they relate to the Bill.

 


 

Dame Cheryl Gillan

 

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Clause  1,  page  1,  line  9,  after “enhances” insert “landscape quality,”

 



 
 

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Agriculture Bill, continued

 
 

Mrs Emma Lewell-Buck

 

Alex Cunningham

 

Mary Glindon

 

Kerry McCarthy

 

Paul Farrelly

 

Jo Stevens

Sarah Champion

Helen Goodman

Liz Twist

Helen Hayes

Frank Field

Anna Turley

Tim Farron

Valerie Vaz

Mrs Sharon Hodgson

Tulip Siddiq

Diana Johnson

Ruth George

Jo Platt

Kate Hollern

Paula Sherriff

Lyn Brown

 

NC1

 

To move the following Clause—

 

         

“Duty of Secretary of State to monitor and report on food insecurity

 

(1)    

The Secretary of State must lay before each House of Parliament a draft of an

 

order, under section 6(1)(b) of the Statistics and Registration Service Act 2007,

 

to make provision for official statistics for the monitoring of household food

 

insecurity in the United Kingdom, including provision for the inclusion in the

 

annual Living Costs and Food Survey of food insecurity questions.

 

(2)    

For the purposes of this section “food insecurity” means a person’s state in which

 

consistent access to adequate food is limited by a lack of money and other

 

resources at times during the year.

 

(3)    

Before laying a draft order under subsection (1) the Secretary of State must—

 

(a)    

consult the Scottish Ministers, the Welsh Ministers, the relevant

 

Northern Ireland department, and such other persons (in addition to the

 

Board) as the Secretary of State considers appropriate, and

 

(b)    

have due regard to international best practice on food insecurity,

 

including but not limited to the United States Household Food Security

 

Survey.

 

(4)    

As soon as practicable after the publication each year of Living Costs and Food

 

Survey data, the Secretary of State must publish an annual report on food

 

insecurity.

 

(5)    

The Secretary of State’s annual report must include—

 

(a)    

an assessment of trends in food insecurity, broken down by different

 

parts of the United Kingdom and different regions of England, and

 

(b)    

a summary of actions to be taken in areas of high food insecurity by the

 

UK Government, the Scottish Government, the Welsh Government or

 

the Northern Ireland Executive.

 

(6)    

The Secretary of State must consult the Scottish Ministers, the Welsh Ministers

 

and the relevant Northern Ireland department before preparing a report under

 

subsection (4).

 

(7)    

The Secretary of State must lay before Parliament a copy of each report prepared

 

under subsection (4).

 

(8)    

In this section—

 

“parts of the United Kingdom” means—

 

(a)    

England,

 

(b)    

Scotland,

 

(c)    

Wales, and

 

(d)    

Northern Ireland;


 
 

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Agriculture Bill, continued

 
 

“regions of England” has the same meaning as that used by the Office for

 

National Statistics.”

 

 

Order of the House [10 OCTOBER 2018]

 

That the following provisions shall apply to the Agriculture Bill:

 

Committal

 

1.    

The Bill shall be committed to a Public Bill Committee.

 

Proceedings in Public Bill Committee

 

2.    

Proceedings in the Public Bill Committee shall (so far as not previously

 

concluded) be brought to a conclusion on Tuesday 20 November 2018.

 

3.    

The Public Bill Committee shall have leave to sit twice on the first day on

 

which it meets.

 

Proceedings on Consideration and up to and including Third Reading

 

4.    

Proceedings on Consideration and any proceedings in legislative grand

 

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

 

conclusion one hour before the moment of interruption on the day on which

 

proceedings on Consideration are commenced.

 

5.    

Proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be

 

brought to a conclusion at the moment of interruption on that day.

 

6.    

Standing Order No. 83B (Programming committees) shall not apply to

 

proceedings on Consideration and up to and including Third Reading.

 

Other proceedings

 

7.    

Any other proceedings on the Bill may be programmed.

 


 

 

Revised 15 October 2018