Anne McGuire (Stirling, Labour)
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many import licences were granted to parallel import companies for the importation of oxycodeine between 1 December 2011 and 30 April 2012; on what criteria such licences were issued; how many such licences were granted to (a) those who had previously held licences and (b) new applicants; and how many such licences were cancelled or suspended during the same period.
Jeremy Browne (Taunton Deane, Liberal Democrat)
There is not a known drug called oxycodeine; however oxycodone is an opoid analgesic. A total of 122 import authorisations were approved for shipments of oxycodone between