WEDNESDAY 31 OCTOBER 2001
Mr David Curry, in the Chair
|Mr David Borrow||Mr David Drew
|Mr Michael Jack||Phil Sawford
|Mr Colin Breed||Patrick Hall
|Mr Eric Martlew||David Taylor
|David Burnside||Mr David Lepper
|Diana Organ||Mr Mark Todd
The Committee deliberated.
Ordered, That Professor Andrew Blowers
and Mr Peter Beck be appointed Specialist Advisers to assist the
Radioactive Waste Policy Sub-committee.(The Chairman.)
Resolved, That the Radioactive
Waste Policy Sub-committee do visit Sellafield.(The
David Burnside declared a pecuniary interest as the
owner of farmland in County Antrim.
The Impact of Foot and Mouth Disease: Mr Jim Scudamore,
Chief Veterinary Officer, Department for Environment, Food and
Rural Affairs, was further examined and Mr Roy Hathaway, Head
of Foot and Mouth Disease Division, Department for Environment,
Food and Rural Affairs, was examined.
Sir Don Curry, CBE, Chairman, and Mr James Quinault,
Secretary, Policy Commission on the Future of Farming and Food,
[Adjourned till Tuesday 6 November at a quarter
to Ten o'clock.