Agriculture Bill concentrates power in environment secretary’s hands, warn MPs

The Agriculture Bill places too much power in the hands of the environment secretary, enabling whoever holds the role to dodge scrutiny and make decisions unchallenged, a House of Commons committee has concluded

by Rachel Salvidge
Michael Gove
Michael Gove

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