1 January 1970
Posted by: Richard Scrase
The House of Lords European Union Committee, Sub-Committee D (Environment and Agriculture) has begun to take oral evidence on the revision of the European Directive on animal experimentation
The UK Bioscience sector prepared a submission of supplementary evidence to the House of Lords European Union Committee, Sub –Committee D (Environment and Agriculture) on the revision of Directive 86/609.
Understanding Animal Research welcomes the report published this week by the House of Lords EU Committee.
On Wednesday, the House of Lords ‘took note' of a committee report into the revision of the EU Directive on the protection of animals used for scientific purposes
Members of the House of Lords on Tuesday affirmed their support for 'proper and appropriate' use of animals in medical research.
Several peers confirmed their belief in the need for animal research in biomedical research, during a debate in the House of Lords yesterday (24 October 2011).
On 13th December the House of Lords debated amendments to the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986.