Amendments proposed to the Hunting Bill - continued House of Commons

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Dr Alan Whitehead
Mr Rob Marris
Peter Bradley

154

Clause     17,     page     7,     line     30,     leave out 'hunting' and insert 'pest control with dogs'.


   

Mr James Gray

104

Clause     18,     page     7,     line     36,     leave out 'a prescribed animal welfare body' and insert 'the animal welfare standing committee'.

   

Mr James Gray
Mr Edward Garnier
Mr Hugo Swire
Gregory Barker

35

Clause     18,     page     7,     line     37,     at end insert—

    '( )   Where the registrar has granted an application subject to conditions under section 17(5)(b), the applicant or applicants may appeal to the Tribunal to alter these conditions'.


   

Mr James Gray

105

Clause     19,     page     7,     line     41,     leave out 'prescribed animal welfare bodies' and insert 'animal welfare standing committee'.

   

Dr Alan Whitehead
Mr Rob Marris
Peter Bradley

155

Clause     19,     page     7,     line     43,     leave out 'hunting' and insert 'pest control with dogs'.

   

Dr Alan Whitehead
Mr Rob Marris
Peter Bradley

156

Clause     19,     page     8,     line     5,     leave out 'hunting' and insert 'pest control with dogs'.

   

Dr Alan Whitehead
Mr Rob Marris
Peter Bradley

157

Clause     19,     page     8,     line     14,     leave out 'hunting' and insert 'pest control with dogs'.


   

Dr Alan Whitehead
Mr Rob Marris
Peter Bradley

158

Clause     22,     page     8,     line     34,     leave out 'hunting' and insert 'pest control'.

   

Dr Alan Whitehead
Mr Rob Marris
Peter Bradley

159

Clause     22,     page     8,     line     36,     leave out 'hunting' and insert 'pest control'.

   

Mr James Gray
Mr Edward Garnier
Mr Hugo Swire
Gregory Barker

36

Clause     22,     page     8,     line     38,     at end insert 'However the names and private addresses of licensees will not be available for public inspection.'.


   

Hywel Williams

196

Clause     23,     Page     9,     line     6,     at end insert—

    '( )   shall, in Wales, make provision for a Welsh language version of the register to be made available for inspection by the public at all reasonable times, and'.

   

Mr James Gray
Mr Edward Garnier
Mr Hugo Swire
Gregory Barker

37

Clause     23,     page     9,     line     12,     at end insert 'The identity of individuals who participate in a hunt under section 28(5)(a) shall not be made available under section (1)(b).'.


   

Mr James Gray
Mr Edward Garnier
Mr Gregory Barker
Mr John Gummer
Mr Nicholas Soames
Mr Hugo Swire

Mr Peter LuffMr Adrian Flook

210

Clause     24,     page     9,     leave out line 19 and insert—

      '(a) the licence shall have effect unless and until such time as the licensee may be shown to the satisfaction of the registrar to have breached its terms.'.

   

Mr Michael Foster

177

Clause     24,     page     9,     line     19,     leave out 'three years' and insert 'six months'.


   

Mr James Gray
Mr Edward Garnier
Mr Hugo Swire
Gregory Barker

64

Clause     26,     page     10,     line     7,     leave out 'a prescribed animal welfare body' and insert 'the animal welfare standing committee'.


   

Dr Alan Whitehead
Mr Rob Marris
Peter Bradley

160

Clause     27,     page     10,     line     12,     leave out 'hunting' and insert 'pest control'.

   

Mr James Gray
Mr Edward Garnier
Mr Hugo Swire
Gregory Barker

39

Clause     27,     page     10,     line     17,     after 'person', insert 'who shall be so deemed by the Master of a recognised Hunt, by the British Association for Shooting and Conservation, or by a Constable.'.

   

Dr Alan Whitehead

Mr Rob Marris
Peter Bradley

161

Clause     27,     page     10,     line     18,     leave out 'hunting' and insert 'pest control with dogs'.

   

Mr James Gray
Mr Edward Garnier
Mr Hugo Swire
Gregory Barker

65

Clause     27,     page     10,     line     21,     leave out 'a prescribed animal welfare body' and insert 'the animal welfare standing committee'.

   

Dr Alan Whitehead

Mr Rob Marris
Peter Bradley

162

Clause     27,     page     10,     line     27,     leave out 'hunts' and insert 'controls pests'.

   

Dr Alan Whitehead

Mr Rob Marris
Peter Bradley

163

Clause     27,     page     10,     line     29,     leave out 'hunting' and insert 'pest control'.


   

Dr Alan Whitehead

Mr Rob Marris
Peter Bradley

164

Clause     28,     page     10,     line     38,     leave out 'hunting' and insert 'pest control'.

   

Mr James Gray
Mr Edward Garnier
Mr Hugo Swire
Gregory Barker

66

Clause     28,     page     10,     line     41,     leave out 'a prescribed animal welfare body' and insert 'the animal welfare standing committee'.

   

Dr Alan Whitehead

Mr Rob Marris
Peter Bradley

165

Clause     28,     page     10,     line     43,     leave out 'hunting' and insert 'controlling pests with dogs'.

   

Dr Alan Whitehead

Mr Rob Marris
Peter Bradley

166

Clause     28,     page     11,     line     2,     leave out 'hunting' and insert 'pest control'.

   

Dr Alan Whitehead

Mr Rob Marris
Peter Bradley

167

Clause     28,     page     11,     line     11,     leave out 'hunting' and insert 'pest control'.


   

Dr Alan Whitehead

Mr Rob Marris
Peter Bradley

168

Clause     30,     page     11,     line     38,     leave out 'hunting' and insert 'pest control'.

   

Dr Alan Whitehead

Mr Rob Marris
Peter Bradley

169

Clause     30,     page     11,     line     39,     leave out 'hunting' and insert 'pest control'.


   

Mr James Gray
Mr Edward Garnier
Mr Hugo Swire
Gregory Barker

67

Clause     31,     page     12,     line     4,     leave out 'the prescribed animal welfare bodies' and insert 'the animal welfare standing committee'.


   

Mr James Gray
Mr Edward Garnier
Mr Hugo Swire
Gregory Barker

40

Clause     32,     page     12,     leave out lines 25 and 26.


   

Mr James Gray
Mr Edward Garnier
Mr Hugo Swire
Gregory Barker

68

Clause     34,     page     13,     line     16,     leave out from beginning to 'may' and insert 'The animal welfare standing committee'.

   

Dr Alan Whitehead

Mr Rob Marris
Peter Bradley

170

Clause     34,     page     13,     line     21,     leave out 'hunting' and insert 'pest control'.

   

Dr Alan Whitehead

Mr Rob Marris
Peter Bradley

171

Clause     34,     page     13,     line     25,     leave out 'hunting' and insert 'pest control'.


   

Mr James Gray
Mr Edward Garnier
Mr Hugo Swire
Gregory Barker

69

Clause     35,     page     14,     line     21,     leave out 'prescribed animal welfare bodies' and insert 'animal welfare standing committee'.


   

Dr Alan Whitehead

Mr Rob Marris
Peter Bradley

172

Clause     38,     page     15,     line     10,     leave out 'hunts' and insert 'controls pests with dogs'.

   

Dr Alan Whitehead

Mr Rob Marris
Peter Bradley

173

Clause     38,     page     15,     line     12,     leave out 'hunting' and insert 'controlling pests with dogs'.


NEW CLAUSES RELATING TO PART 2

Codes of practice

   

Mr Peter Luff
Lembit Öpik

NC5

To move the following Clause:—

       'The test for registration is the observance of a code of practice.'.


Publication of codes of practice

   

Mr Peter Luff
Lembit Öpik

NC6

To move the following Clause:—

    '(1)   The registrar shall prepare and publish codes of practice, each dealing with a particular kind of registered hunting.

    (2)   The registrar shall prepare and publish one or more codes of practice dealing with hare coursing.

    (3)   The registrar shall—

      (a) review and revise each code from time to time, and

      (b) publish each revised code.'.


Content of codes of practice

   

Mr Peter Luff
Lembit Öpik

NC7

To move the following Clause:—

    '(1)   Each code of practice must in the registrar's opinion be designed to—

      (a) improve or protect animal welfare,

      (b) protect the safety of members of the public, and

      (c) discourage trespass.

    (2)   Each code of practice must, in particular—

      (a) specify things which registered hunts should or should not do, permit or cause to be done,

      (b) include provision about obtaining permission for hunting or coursing from land-owners, and

      (c) include provision about the manner in which hunted animals are killed.

    (3)   The registrar shall ensure that provision is made in each relevant code of practice about each of the practices mentioned in subsection (4), either—

      (a) declaring that the practice should not be engaged in, or

      (b) providing that the practice should be engaged in only subject to specified conditions or in specified circumstances.

    (4)   The practices are—

      (a) autumn or cub hunting,

      (b) digging out or bolting wild mammals which have gone to ground,

      (c) stopping up earths and refuges,

      (d) providing artificial earths and refuges,

      (e) interfering with the flight of a wild mammal during a hunt, and

      (f) hunting a hind which is with its calf.

    (5)   Provision under subsection (3)(b) about digging out must include provision about obtaining permission from land-owners.

    (6)   Provision under subsection (3)(b) about digging out or bolting must be designed to minimise the time during which dogs are used below ground.'.

 
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