HC Deb 16 April 2002 vol 383 c885W
Mr. Luff

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (1) in how many contiguous premises slaughter was completed within 48 hours of a clinical diagnosis of the disease during the foot and mouth epidemic; [47603]

(2) on average how long after clinical diagnosis slaughter was completed on the infected premises during the foot and mouth epidemic. [47604]

Mr. Morley

Information regarding the time taken to slaughter on contiguous premises is presented in the two charts, which have been placed in the Library.