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OP 30-08/09 Marshalled


Item 5: Order Paper 30 08/09 – 26 January 2009

Private Members’ Business - Motions

Motion - Welfare of Animals Act

That this Assembly calls on the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, in light of recent events, to review the welfare of animals legislation as a matter of urgency to ensure that animal welfare standards are at least equivalent to those in the rest of the United Kingdom.

[Mr T Elliott]
[Mr J McCallister]
[Mr G Savage]

The Speaker has selected the following amendment(s) for debate:

Amendment 1: At end insert:

‘and the Republic of Ireland.’

[Mr P J Bradley]
[Mr T Burns]