UK MPs voted against House of Lords’ amendments to protect food standardsChristian Fernsby ▼ | October 13, 2020
MPs voted in favour of rejecting the House of Lords’ amendments to the Agriculture Bill.
Standards UK food
Although Government is affirming that the EU rules which ban imports of chlorine washed chicken and other products will be automatically written into UK law post Brexit, the House of Lords agreed with the likes of the National Farmers Union and other campaigners, that more stringent legal assurances need to be in place. ■