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OP 35-08/09 Marshalled


Item 3: Order Paper 35 08/09 – 10 February 2009

Private Members’ Business - Motions

Motion - Walking and Cycling to School Initiatives

That this Assembly calls on the Executive to invest further in walking and cycling to school initiatives to improve children’s health and reduce traffic congestion.

[Mr R Beggs]
[Mr F Cobain]
[Mr J McCallister]

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

Amendment 1: At end insert:

‘and in the interim, given the current state of our roads, especially in rural areas, further calls on the Executive to review the statutory walking distances from home to school.’

[Mr J Dallat]
[Mr D Bradley]