MPs debate Common Agricultural Policy

09 March 2012

Anne McIntosh, Conservative MP for Thirsk and Malton and Chair of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee, moved a debate in Westminster Hall on the Common Agricultural Policy.

Minister of State, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, James Paice, responded in the debate on behalf of the Government. Watch and read the view expressed by MPs during the debate on Parliament TV and in Commons Hansard.

Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee reports

The debate follows the publication by the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee Select Committee of a report into The Common Agricultural Policy after 2013 and the Government's Response.

Westminster Hall debates

Westminster Hall adjournment debates allow MPs to discuss issues of local or personal interest which rarely have time to be debated in the main Chamber of the House of Commons. MPs can discuss a variety of issues and receive a response from a government Minister.

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