INFRASTRUCTURE BILL (AKA MASS PUBLIC LAND GRAB ENABLER) – LATEST ROUND-UP

15 Jul

Subject. Object.

UPDATE 9/7/14: I have now been informed Clause 21 will be examined NEXT TUESDAY (July 15) not Thursday… I have also made updates following new amendments tabled to exempt more types of public land, and more explanation of Schedule 3 of the Infrastructure Bill and Schedule 6 of a 2008 Act which is applied to this Bill (worded identically, but with different applications/ contexts). For a backgrounder on Hands Off Our Forest’s campaign, see this article I wrote for The Ecologist last month.

NEXT TUESDAY: ALL EYES ON THE LORDS COMMITTEE

Next Tuesday, from 2pm, the Grand Committee of the House of Lords is set to examine Clause 21 (and other clauses) of the Infrastructure Bill. We campaigners to stop the privatisation of public forests will be watching keenly, as several amendments have been tabled which call for the Public Forest Estate to be exempted from the proposed sale…

View original post 4,457 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: