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Ireland. Department of Health. (2015) The Public Health (Alcohol) Bill 2015. Stationery Office, Dublin.

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The Public Health (Alcohol) Bill was approved by Government on 8th December.  The bill aims to reduce alcohol consumption in Ireland to 9.1 litres per person per annum by 2020 and to reduce the harms associated with alcohol.  The Bill consists of 29 sections and includes five main provisions. These are: minimum unit pricing; health labelling of alcohol products; the regulation of advertising and sponsorship of alcohol products; structural separation of alcohol products in mixed trading outlets; and the regulation of the sale and supply of alcohol in certain circumstances.

Item Type:Other
Date:December 2015
Publisher:Stationery Office
Corporate Creators:Ireland. Department of Health
Place of Publication:Dublin
Accession Number:HRB (Electronic Only)
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Subjects:B Substances > Alcohol
G Health and disease > Public health
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Substance use prevention > Substance use harm reduction
L Social psychology and related concepts > Legal availability or accessibility
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Policy > Policy on substance use > Harm reduction policy
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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