Alcoholic Drinks: Minimum Prices

Department of Health and Social Care written question – answered on 9th January 2019.

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Photo of Royston Smith Royston Smith Conservative, Southampton, Itchen

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what recent assessment he has made of the effect of the introduction of minimum unit pricing for alcohol in Scotland on (a) the level of consumption of alcohol and (b) public health.

Photo of Steve Brine Steve Brine The Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Health and Social Care

No assessment has been made of the effect of the introduction of minimum unit pricing of alcohol in Scotland. The introduction of minimum unit pricing in England remains under review.

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