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ENVIRONMENT AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE 2th MEETING 2005. SESSION 2  
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ITEM IN PRIVATE 2233
ENVIRONMENTAL LEVY ON PLASTIC BAGS (SCOTLAND) BILL: STAGE 1 2234
PROPOSED ANIMAL HEALTH AND WELFARE (SCOTLAND) BILL 2268

Environment and RURAL Development COMMITTEE
25th Meeting 2005, Session 2

CONVENER

*Sarah Boyack (Edinburgh Central) (Lab)

DEPUTY CONVENER

*Mr Mark Ruskell (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Green)

COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Mr Ted Brocklebank (Mid Scotland and Fife) (Con)
*Rob Gibson (Highlands and Islands) (SNP)
*Richard Lochhead (North East Scotland) (SNP)
*Maureen Macmillan (Highlands and Islands) (Lab)
*Mr Alasdair Morrison (Western Isles) (Lab)
*Nora Radcliffe (Gordon) (LD)
Elaine Smith (Coatbridge and Chryston) (Lab)

COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTES

*Alex Fergusson (Galloway and Upper Nithsdale) (Con)
*Trish Godman (West Renfrewshire) (Lab)
Jim Mather (Highlands and Islands) (SNP)
Jeremy Purvis (Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale) (LD)
Eleanor Scott (Highlands and Islands) (Green)

*attended

THE FOLLOWING ALSO ATTENDED:

Mike Pringle (Edinburgh South) (LD)

THE FOLLOWING GAVE EVIDENCE:

Dr Colin Clark (Highland Council)
Alan Forrest (B&Q plc)
Kathleen Fraser (Aberdeen City Council)
Donna Heaney (Scottish Consumer Council)
Lekha Klouda (Association of Charity Shops)
Nigel Smith (Scottish Retail Consortium)
Niall Stuart (Federation of Small Businesses)
Sarah Tew (Lidl UK)
Becky Toal (Co-operative Group Ltd)
Gilbert Wilson (Renfrewshire Council)

CLERK TO THE COMMITTEE

Mark Brough

SENIOR ASSISTANT CLERK

Katherine Wright

ASSISTANT CLERK

Christine Lambourne

LOCATION

Committee Room 2

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