§ Mr. Peter Mills
asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food whether he will give details of the codes of practice to be established for animal husbandry.
§ Mr. Peart
My right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Scotland and I published in September last proposals for306W legislation on farm animal welfare. These include a proposal to empower us to establish codes of practice. I cannot at present add to what I said on this subject in reply to my hon. Friend the Member for Chorley (Mr. Kenyon) on 5th August.—[Vol. 733, c. 200.]