Common Agricultural Policy

Environment Food and Rural Affairs written question – answered on 4th February 2004.

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Photo of Michael Jack Michael Jack Conservative, Fylde

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs if she will recommend to the Leader of the House that a debate should be held on Common Agricultural Policy reform prior to decisions being made on the methodology to be employed in implementing the single farm payment.[R]

Photo of Margaret Beckett Margaret Beckett The Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

holding answer 27 January 2004

I am aware that a number of Members would welcome such a debate. However, I am always conscious that there are very heavy pressures on parliamentary time. The timing of such a debate is a matter for the Business Managers.

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