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Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee
The deadline for written submissions was 17 January 2018. If you would like to send a submission please contact Committee staff.
The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee conducts a pre-legislative scrutiny on the draft Animal Welfare (Sentencing and Recognition of Sentience) Bill and would be interested in your views on the Bill in general.
Evidence given by Mike Radford, Reader in Law, University of Aberdeen, and Sir Stephen Laws KCB, QC, former First Parliamentary Counsel; Penny Hawkins, Head of Research Animals, RSPCA Science Group, Paula Boyden, Veterinary Director, Dog's Trust, and Michael Webb, Head of Policy and Public Affairs, Battersea Dogs and Cats Home (at 10.15am).
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