Cattle: Exports:Written question - 6162

Asked by Mrs Anne Main
(St Albans)
Asked on: 19 July 2017
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Cattle: Exports
To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, whether he has plans to bring forward legislative proposals to ban the transport of live cattle overseas when the UK leaves the EU.
Answered by: George Eustice
Answered on: 05 September 2017

Once we leave the European Union, and in line with our manifesto commitment, we can take early steps to control the export of live farm animals for slaughter. We are currently considering options.

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