Bob Ainsworth: holding answer 18 October 2001 The statutory provisions which give rise to such directions (known as the Misuse of Drugs Tribunal) have been seldom used since the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 was introduced. They are cumbersome, time consuming and inflexible. In its response to the report of the independent inquiry into the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971, set up by the Police Foundation, the...
Mr Jon Owen Jones: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what percentage of users of (a) all illegal drugs, (b) cannabis, (c) class A drugs and (d) class A drugs excluding heroin are graduates; and if this affects drug education programmes.
Mr Jon Owen Jones: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what assessment he has made of the reasons for the increase in drug use among those of Indian heritage.
Peter Luff: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will make a statement on the steps his Department is taking to reduce drug dependency in Worcestershire.