PROCEEDINGS OF THE COMMITTEE
Wednesday 13 February 2002
|Mr Roger Casale||Mr Terry Davis
|Mr William Cash||Mr Jim Dobbin
|Mr Michael Connarty||Miss Anne McIntosh
|Mr Tony Cunningham||Mr Angus Robertson
|Mr Wayne David||Mr Bill Tynan
In the absence of the Chairman, Mr Michael Connarty was called
to the Chair.
The Committee deliberated.
Draft Report, proposed by the Chairman, brought up and read.
Ordered, That the draft Report be read a second time, paragraph
Paragraphs 1.1 to 2.6 read and agreed to.
Miss Anne McIntosh declared a pecuniary interest in relation to
paragraph 3 (Promotion of the use of biofuels in road transport)
as a shareholder in BP and Shell and a non-pecuniary interest
as a BP Fellow of the Industry and Parliament Trust.
Paragraphs 3.1 to 3.13 read and agreed to.
Paragraphs 3.14 and 3.15 read, amended and agreed to.
Paragraph 3.16 read and deleted.
Paragraphs 4.1 to 5.27 read and agreed to.
Paragraph 5.28 read, amended and agreed to.
Paragraphs 6.1 to 9.12 read and agreed to.
Paragraph 9.13 read, amended and agreed to.
A paragraph (now paragraph 9.14) brought up, read the first and
second time, and inserted.
Paragraphs 10.1 to 10.12 read and agreed to.
Mr Jim Dobbin declared a pecuniary interest in relation to paragraph
11 (Employee involvement in European co-operative societies) as
a Labour Co-operative Member.
Paragraphs 11.1 to 15.11 read and agreed to.
Paragraph 15.12 read, amended and agreed to.
Paragraphs 16.1 to 17 read and agreed to.
Resolved, That the Report be the Nineteenth Report of the
Committee to the House.
Ordered, That the Chairman do make the Report to the House.
[Adjourned till Monday 25 February at Five o'clock in Brussels.