plans, aligned with the national industrial strategy, based on
specialist sector clusters and with close links to universities.
d) Increasing access to finance and investment, with an
enhanced mandate for the British Business Bank to catalyse
private sector investment equally across the UK.
Applicability: Federal; except 1 b) (lines 54-58) and 3 a)-c) (lines 97-107) which
are England only.
Mover and summation of motion: 16 minutes combined; movers and
summation of any amendments: 4 minutes; all other speakers: 3 minutes. For
eligibility and procedure for speaking in this debate, see page 4.
The deadline for amendments to this motion is 13.00, Monday 3 September;
see page 6. Amendments selected for debate will be printed in Monday's
Conference Daily. The deadline for requests for separate votes is 09.00 Sunday
16 September; see page 3.
In addition to speeches from the platform, voting members will be able to make
concise (maximum one minute) interventions from the floor during the debate
on the motion. See pages 3 and 4 for further information.
16.35 Policy motion
Chair: Sally Burnell. Aide: Geoff Payne (Chair, FCC). Hall Aide: Cllr Zoë
O'Connell (Vice Chair, FCC).
F29 Plastic Pollution and UN Sustainable Development Goals
Mover: Cllr Martin Horwood.
Summation: Jane Brophy.
i) Notes and fully supports the UN's sustainable development goal
14 which includes targets to reduce marine pollution.
ii) Recognises that marine pollution is a global problem which
requires both international co-operation and local community
action to eradicate.
iii) Recognises that the use of plastic, especially single use plastic,
has become a major environmental problem.
iv) Recognises that designing plastics out is the preferred option.
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