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Draft National Policy Statement for Gas Supply Infrastructure and Gas and Oil Pipelines (EN–4)

Volume 718: debated on Monday 29 March 2010

Motion to Resolve

Tabled by

That this House calls on Her Majesty’s Government to amend the Draft National Policy Statement for Gas Supply Infrastructure and Gas and Oil Pipelines (EN–4) to spell out the specific duties required of a statutory harbour authority to carry out a quantitative risk assessment and to make public the conclusions of that assessment and the safety measures that will be required throughout the life cycle of the facility before consent is granted for a liquefied natural gas terminal in any port or harbour for which the authority is responsible. Considered in Grand Committee on 11 March.

Motion not moved.