COMMONS

Secretary of State gives evidence on Defra’s preparedness for Brexit

29 August 2019

The new Environment Secretary Theresa Villiers appears before the Committee.

Witnesses

Monday 9 September 2019, Committee Room 8, Palace of Westminster

  • Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
  • Tamara Finkelstein, Permanent Secretary, DEFRA

Purpose of the session

Issues the session may cover include the Government’s reported plans for emergency support to farmers in the event of a no-deal, and the impact on the price and availability of food.

Further information

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