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Seals: Conservation

Volume 485: debated on Wednesday 17 December 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs whether he plans to review the Conservation of Seals Act 1970 with a view to strengthening the protection offered to seals. (245086)

The Government believe that the protection afforded to seals by the Conservation of Seals Act 1970 is appropriate and proportionate and therefore have no plans to review it.