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Scottish Parliament: Alcohol (Minimum Pricing) (Scotland) Bill (24 May 2012)

Jackie Baillie: I thank the cabinet secretary for her generosity. First it was the First Minister, and now the Deputy First Minister is following Diane Abbott. I am delighted that they have the time to follow Labour MPs on Twitter. Yvette Cooper, the shadow Home Secretary, who speaks for Labour on the issue, said that “the Government needs to make sure it does not just create a cash windfall for the...

Scottish Parliament: Alcohol Minimum Pricing (Effects) (17 May 2012)

Jackie Baillie: Can I say how delighted I am that the First Minister pays such attention to tweets from Diane Abbott? I look forward to that continuing. The First Minister will be aware that we made it clear at stage 1 of the bill that Labour will support minimum unit pricing if the windfall to alcohol retailers is fully clawed back. The First Minister has the mechanism of the public health levy to do that,...

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