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[Oireachtas] Deputy Robert Dowds asked the Minister for Health and Children if he will provide a complete list of names of the persons on the steering group working on the national substance misuse strategy. [10236/11]. (10 May 2011)

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345.  Deputy Robert Dowds asked the Minister for Health and Children if he will provide a complete list of names of the persons on the steering group working on the national substance misuse strategy. [10236/11]

346.  Deputy Robert Dowds asked the Minister for Health and Children when the national substance misuse strategy will be published; and the cause of the delay in its publication. [10237/11]
 
Minister for Health and Children (Deputy James Reilly): I propose to take Questions Nos. 345 and 346 together.
 
The National Substance Misuse Steering Group is examining a wide range of issues in relation to alcohol policy such as pricing, supply and availability, treatment, prevention, marketing and sponsorship. The Steering Group has not yet completed its work. I expect to receive the report before the end of the year. The members of the National Substance Misuse Strategy Steering Group are as follows:
National Substance Misuse Strategy Steering Group Membership as at 31/12/10
Name
Organisation
Dr Tony Holohan (Joint Chair)
Dept of Health and Children
John Collins (Joint Chair)
Dept of Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs
Dr John Devlin
Dept of Health and Children
Robbie Breen
Dept of Health and Children
Michael Conroy
Dept of Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs
Eddie Arthurs
Dept of Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs
Eddie Matthews
Health Service Executive
Prof. Joe Barry
Health Service Executive
Deirdre Mongan
Health Research Board
Dr Eamon Keenan
The College of Psychiatry of Ireland
Fiona Ryan
Alcohol Action Ireland
Det Supt Michael O’Sullivan or Eva Micheau
An Garda Síochána
Michelle O’Mahony
Dept of Arts, Sport and Tourism
Fergus McCabe
Community Sector
James Doorley
National Youth Council of Ireland
Dr Jean Long
Health Research Board
Rolande Anderson
Irish College of General Practitioners
Rosemary Garth
Alcohol Beverage Federation (IBEC)
Sadie Grace
Family Support Network
Theresa Donohue
Dept Environment, Heritage and Local Government
Dr William Flannery
The College of Psychiatry of Ireland
Albert O’Donoghue
Office of Minister for Children and Youth Affairs
Denis Bradley
National Advisory Committee on Drugs
Kathleen Connolly
Dept of Justice and Law Reform
John Moloney
Department of Education and Science
Tony Geoghegan
Voluntary Sector
Willie Collins
Voluntary Sector
Dr Declan Bedford
Faculty of Public Health Medicine, Royal College of Physicians
Noel Brett
Road Safety Authority
Kieran Sludds
Health and Safety Authority
Fionnuala Sheehan
MEAS Ltd
Linda O’Rourke
Dept of Community, Equality and Gaeltacht Affairs
Clare O’Reilly
Dept of Health and Children
 
 
Written Answers - National Substance Misuse Strategy
Tuesday, 10 May 2011
Vol. 731 No. 5 (Unrevised)

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