Thursday, 17 March 2011
The Secretary of State was asked—
What representations she has received on the effects of the use of sky lanterns on livestock and livestock feed.
What assessment she has made of the outcome of the recent coastal states discussions in Oslo on mackerel fishing quota; and if she will make a statement.
What recent discussions she has had on reductions in fishing discards; and if she will make a statement.
What recent discussions she has had on the introduction of a prohibition on battery cages for laying hens.
What measures her Department is taking to ensure its preparedness to respond to major flooding incidents.
If she will discuss with ministerial colleagues measures to exterminate urban foxes.
What proposals she has to reduce the incidence of fish discards.
When she plans to announce her policy on wild animals in circuses.
What recent progress her Department has made on labelling meat products by method of slaughter; and if she will make a statement.
What responsibilities she has for the Government’s policies on climate change.
What recent discussions she has had on reform of the common agricultural policy; and if she will make a statement.
What funding she has allocated over the period of the comprehensive spending review to reduce the level of illegal trade in animals and animal products.
If she will make a statement on her departmental responsibilities.
Will the Leader of the House give us the forthcoming business?
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Before I call the Foreign Secretary to open the debate, I remind Members of the House that in view of the level of interest in speaking in it, I have imposed a 10-minute limit on Back-Bench speeches.
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Miss Chloe Smith.)
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