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given up to and including

Wednesday 3rd May 2000


New Amendments handed in are marked thus *

CONSIDERATION OF BILL

RECYCLED CONTENT OF NEWSPRINT BILL, AS AMENDED


NEW CLAUSES

Regulations imposing a duty on local authorities

   

Mr Eric Forth

NC1

*To move the following Clause:—

    '.—The Secretary of State shall within one year of the passing of this Act make regulations outlining the requirement of local authorities to collect and recycle newspapers and magazines at an achievable rate.'.


Recycling targets

   

Mr Eric Forth

NC2

*To move the following Clause:—

    '.—The newspaper industry and the government shall work in close co-operation to achieve targets which shall be agreed upon after consideration of newly arising factors beyond the control of the industry which may constrain or expedite an increase in recycled fibre content.'.


   

Mr Eric Forth

27

*Page     1     [Clause     1],     leave out lines 5 to 16.

   

Mr Gordon Prentice

26

*Page     1,     line     5     [Clause     1],     leave out 'shall within one year of the passing of this Act' and insert 'may'.

   

Mr Andrew Dismore

1

Page     1,     line     5     [Clause     1],     leave out 'one year' and insert 'six years'.

   

Mr Eric Forth

15

*Page     1,     line     5     [Clause     1],     leave out 'one year' and insert 'three years'.

   

Maria Eagle

2

Page     1,     line     12     [Clause     1],     leave out '30' and insert '38'.

   

Mr Eric Forth

16

*Page     1,     line     12     [Clause     1],     leave out '30 per cent.' and insert '15 per cent.'.

   

Maria Eagle

3

Page     1,     line     13     [Clause     1],     leave out '38' and insert '45'.

   

Mr Eric Forth

17

*Page     1,     line     13     [Clause     1],     leave out '38 per cent.' and insert '25 per cent.'.

   

Maria Eagle

4

Page     1,     line     14     [Clause     1],     leave out '45' and insert '50'.

   

Mr Eric Forth

18

*Page     1,     line     14     [Clause     1],     leave out '45 per cent.' and insert '30 per cent.'.

   

Maria Eagle

5

Page     1,     line     15     [Clause     1],     leave out '50' and insert '65'.

   

Mr Eric Forth

19

*Page     1,     line     15     [Clause     1],     leave out '50 per cent.' and insert '35 per cent.'.

   

Maria Eagle

6

Page     1     [Clause     1],     leave out line 16.

   

Mr Eric Forth

20

*Page     1,     line     16     [Clause     1],     leave out '65 per cent.' and insert '40 per cent.'.

   

Mr Eric Forth

28

*Page     1     [Clause     1],     leave out lines 17 to 29.

   

Maria Eagle

7

Page     1,     line     21     [Clause     1],     leave out '50' and insert '65'.

   

Mr Eric Forth

21

*Page     1,     line     21     [Clause     1],     leave out '50 per cent.' and insert '20 per cent.'.

   

Maria Eagle

8

Page     1,     line     22     [Clause     1],     leave out '65' and insert '70'.

   

Mr Eric Forth

22

*Page     1,     line     22     [Clause     1],     leave out '65 per cent.' and insert '30 per cent.'.

   

Maria Eagle

9

Page     1,     line     23     [Clause     1],     leave out '70' and insert '80'.

   

Mr Eric Forth

23

*Page     1,     line     23     [Clause     1],     leave out '70 per cent.' and insert '40 per cent.'.

   

Maria Eagle

10

Page     1     [Clause     1],     leave out line 24.

   

Mr Eric Forth

24

*Page     1,     line     24     [Clause     1],     leave out '80 per cent.' and insert '50 per cent.'.


   

Mr Andrew Dismore

11

Page     2,     line     3     [Clause     1],     at end insert 'and such environmental groups as he considers appropriate.'.

   

Mr Eric Forth

25

*Page     2,     line     3     [Clause     1],     after 'regulations', insert 'including newsprint suppliers, newspaper publishers, retailers and consumer organisations.'.

   

Mr Andrew Dismore

12

Page     2,     line     5     [Clause     1],     leave out 'annulment in pursuance of a resolution of either House' and insert 'affirmative resolution of both Houses'.

   

Dr Alan Whitehead

13

Page     2,     line     9     [Clause     2],     after first 'newspaper' insert 'or magazine'.

   

Dr Alan Whitehead

14

Page     2,     line     9     [Clause     2],     after second 'newspaper' insert 'or magazine'.

   

Mr Eric Forth

29

*Page     2     [Clause     2],     leave out lines 12 to 15 and insert 'the most recently available figure indicating the average recycled content of newsprint used across the newspaper publishing industry as a whole.'.


 
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