HC Deb 02 December 1981 vol 14 cc271-2

Mr. Peter Viggers, on behalf of Mr. Jim Spicer, supported by Mr. Gerry Neal, Mr. Peter Emery, Mr. Nicholas Baker, Viscount Cranborne, Sir John Eden, Mr. John Ward, Mr. David Atkinson and Mr. Robert Adley, presented a Bill to restrict the pollution of coastal and estuarial waters, docks, harbours, canals, rivers, the seashore and riverbanks; to give further effect to certain provisions of the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 ; to amend the law with regard to the discharge of waste and other discarded matter to the public nuisance; to make provision for the enforcement of relevant statutory duties and of penalties under regulations made in pursuance of such statutory duties; and for connected purposes: And the same was read the First time; and ordered to be read a Second time upon Friday 5 February and to be printed [Bill 26].