TITLE

Treasury to pay out for DEFRA fine

PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;3/2/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 9, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of the British Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) to ask the British Treasury to allocate £ 305 million to cover a potential fine of the European Union (EU) for the late delivery of 2005 and 2006 single farm payments in England. It is mentioned that Liberal Democrat shadow DEFRA spokesman Chris Huhne was pleased that DEFRA secretary David Miliband had asked the Treasury for the money.
ACCESSION #
24498013

 

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