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Andrea Leadsom questioned on Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

19 October 2016

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee holds a one-off oral evidence session on the work of the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) with the Secretary of State and Permanent Secretary.

Witnesses

Wednesday 19 October 2016, Grimond Room, Portcullis House

At 2.00pm

  • Rt Hon Andrea Leadsom MP, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
  • Clare Moriarty, Permanent Secretary, Defra

Purpose of session

The Committee questions the Secretary of State and the Permanent Secretary on topics such as:

  • departmental priorities;
  • preparing for the UK’s exit from the European Union; and
  • the future of UK agriculture policy

Further information

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