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Eggs: Imports

Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

UIN 281661, tabled on 24 July 2019

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what recent discussions he has had with the British Egg Industry Council on food safety standards for imported egg products after the UK leaves the EU.

Answered on

9 September 2019

The Secretary of State has not had any recent discussions with the British Egg Industry Council on food safety standards for imported egg products after the UK leaves the EU. Food safety policy is the responsibility of the Food Standards Agency.

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