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Friday 11 February 2000

Section G -   Bills, amendments to Bills and proposals for members’ Bills



Proposals for Members’ Bills

Names marked with an asterisk (*) are new names of support. Proposals that have attracted 11 supporters have those supporters’ names shown in bold. The member who lodged such a proposal has the right to introduce a Member’s Bill to give effect to that proposal under rule 9.14.


Alex Johnstone: Proposed meat labelling Bill—Proposal for a Bill to require all meat sold in Scotland to carry a label stating the country or countries in which the animal from which it is derived was reared, and to require all meat products sold in Scotland to carry a label stating, in addition, the country or countries within which they were processed. (lodged 27 January 2000)


Supported by: David Mundell, Alex Fergusson, Nick Johnston, Miss Annabel Goldie, Mary Scanlon, Mr Jamie McGrigor, Brian Monteith, Mrs Lyndsay McIntosh, Mr Murray Tosh, Ben Wallace, Bill Aitken, Lord James Douglas-Hamilton, David McLetchie, David Davidson, Phil Gallie, Keith Harding, John Young, Mr John Munro


Robin Harper: Proposed Organic Food and Farming Targets Bill—Proposal for a Bill to require the Scottish Executive (a) to establish targets for the proportion of land that is certified organic, and for the proportion of food produced and marketed that is similarly certified, by a specified date; and (b) to take steps to ensure those targets are met. (lodged 10 February 2000)

Supported by: Linda Fabiani*, John McAllion*, Tommy Sheridon*, Denis Canavan*, Alex Fergusson*, George Lyon*, Cathy Jamieson*, Tavish Scott*, Irene McGugan*, Elaine Murray*


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