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Guiney, Ciara (2020) EU drug markets report, 2019. Drugnet Ireland , pp. 18-20.

Dillon, Lucy (2016) Drugs policy in the new programme for government. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 58, Summer 2016 , pp. 1-3.

Mongan, Deirdre (2014) Ministers announce details of proposed Public Health (Alcohol) Bill. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 48, Winter 2013 , pp. 1-2.

Connolly, Johnny (2013) Approaches to drug decriminalisation in disparate countries. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 45, Spring 2013 , p. 14.

Cornelsen, Laura and Normand, Charles (2012) Impact of the smoking ban on the volume of bar sales in Ireland – evidence from the time series analysis. Health Economics , 21 , (5) , pp. 551-561.

Connolly, Johnny (2012) Legal update 2011. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 41, Spring 2012 , p. 20.

Goodman, Patrick G and Haw, Sally and Kabir, Zubair and Clancy, Luke (2009) Are there health benefits associated with comprehensive smoke-free laws. International Journal of Public Health , 54 , (6) , pp. 367-378.

Connolly, Johnny and Morgan, Angela (2007) Criminal Justice Act 2007. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 22, Summer 2007 , p. 10.

Brown, Kevin (2007) Examining the introduction of legislation in Ireland to tackle juvenile anti-social behaviour. Probation Journal , 54 , (3) , pp. 239-250.

Kilcommins, Shane and Considine, John (2007) Rethinking the ‘equality of arms’ framework between the State and the accused in the Republic of Ireland. Irish Probation Journal , 4 , (1) , pp. 32-45.

Connolly, Johnny (2006) Legal briefing 2006. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 20, Winter 2006 , p. 19.

Connolly, Johnny (2005) Legal briefing. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 16, Winter 2005 , pp. 15-16.

Kilcommins, Shane (2005) Risk in Irish society: moving to a crime control model of criminal justice. Irish Probation Journal , 2 , (1) , pp. 20-34.

Burke, G and Walshe, DG (1995) Addiction and temporary certification: a proposed change to legislation and it's possible implication for clinical practice. Irish Medical Journal , 88 , (6) , pp. 219-220.

Griffin, Gerard F (1984) Notes on recent legislation. Gazette , 237 -238.

Eustace, H J (1949) Addiction under the Mental Treatment Act, Eire, 1945. The Journal of Mental Science , 95 , (400) , pp. 693-5.


[Department of Health] Commencement of the Misuse of Drugs (Amendment) Act 2016 and associated Ministerial Regulations and Orders. (03 May 2017)

[Irish Medical Times] Letter: Legislation can be ‘tipping point for major cultural change’. (13 Jan 2016)

[] , Cusack, Jim Gardai not policing - unless you're a driver or drug user. (03 May 2015)

[Alcohol Action Ireland] Public Health (Alcohol) Bill. (14 Jan 2014)

World Health Organization. [World Health Organization] Mental health information at your fingertips – WHO launches the MiNDbank. (10 Dec 2013)

[Irish Independent] , O'Regan, Eilish Reilly could face EU row over cheap drink curbs. (25 Oct 2013)

[RTE News] Govt to set limit for minimum price for alcohol. (24 Oct 2013)

[] Ministers Fitzgerald, Reilly and White announce measures to deal with alcohol misuse. (24 Oct 2013)

BBC News. [BBC News Online] Minimum pricing: Challenge to Scottish alcohol legislation fails. (03 May 2013)

[Irish Medical Times] , Gantly, Dara Drug barons ‘should get mandatory life in jail’. (10 Apr 2013)

[] Oireachtas agenda: alcohol sponsorship, court reporting and animal welfare. (27 Mar 2013)

[] Rise in ‘designer drugs’ poses serious health risk: UN report. (06 Mar 2013)

[] New laws make it illegal to possess certain drugs without prescription. (28 May 2012)

[Oireachtas] Health Committee Chairman welcomes Minister’s commitment to bring forward health bill to address alcohol misuse. (15 Mar 2012)

[EAP Institute] Serving alcohol at company sponsored events may increase employer liability. (14 Jun 2011)

[Oireachtas] Criminal Justice (Psychoactive Substances) Bill 2010. (18 Jun 2010)

[The Scotsman] Scottish MP calls for birth-control additive in methadone. (12 May 2006)

[] Minister welcomes increase in the number of detections for possession of drugs for sale or supply. (26 Jan 2006)


Health Research Board. Irish National Focal Point to the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. (2020) Ireland: national report for 2019 – legal framework. Dublin: Health Research Board.

Ireland. Department of Health. (2015) General scheme of the Public Health (Alcohol) Bill 2015. Dublin: Department of Health.

Law Reform Commission. (2015) Search warrants and bench warrants. Dublin: Law Reform Commission.

Citywide. (2013) Citywide conference report on criminalising addiction: is there another way? Dublin: Citywide.

International Narcotics Control Board. (2013) Report of the International Narcotics Control Board for 2012. New York: United Nations.

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. (2012) EMCDDA trend report for the evaluation of the 2005–12 EU drugs strategy. Lisbon: European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction.

Council of the European Union. (2012) The EU drugs strategy 2013-2020. Bruxelles: Council of the European Union.

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. (2011) Responding to new psychoactive substances. Drugs in Focus 22. Lisbon: European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction.

Office of Tobacco Control. (2005) Smoke-free workplace legislation implementation. Public Health (Tobacco) Acts, 2002 and 2004. Progress report 29 March 2004 - 31 March 2005. Dublin: Office of Tobacco Control.

Office of Tobacco Control. (2005) Smoke-free workplaces in Ireland a one-year review. Kildare: Office of Tobacco Control.

Office of Tobacco Control. (2004) Guidance for employers and managers. Public Health (Tobacco) Acts 2002 and 2004 Section 47 - Smoking Prohibitions. Kildare: Office of Tobacco Control.

Office of Tobacco Control. (2004) Guidance for the Irish licensed trade. Public Health (Tobacco) Acts 2002 and 2004 Section 47 - Smoking Prohibitions. Kildare: Office of Tobacco Control.

Young, Peter and O'Donnell, Ian and Clare, Emma (2001) Crime in Ireland: trends and patterns, 1950 to 1998. A report by the Institute of Criminology, Faculty of Law, University College Dublin for the National Crime Council. Dublin: Stationery Office.

The Law Reform Commission. (1995) Consultation paper on intoxication as a defence to a criminal offence. Dublin: The Law Reform Commission.

International research

Silver, Lynn D and Naprawa, Amanda Z and Padon, Alisa A [JAMA] . (2020) Assessment of incorporation of lessons from tobacco control in city and county laws regulating legal marijuana in California. JAMA Network Open, 3 (6 e208393) 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.8393

Egnell, Susanne and Villman, Emma and Obstbaum, Yaira . (2019) Cannabis policy and legislation in the Nordic countries. A report on the control of cannabis use and possession in the Nordic legal systems. Stockholm: Nordic Welfare Centre. 148 p.

Sauer, Alexander [UNODC] . (2019) United Nations toolkit on synthetic drugs. Vienna: United Nations.

European Commission. (2017) Evaluation of the implementation of the EU drugs strategy 2013-2020 and of the EU action plan on drugs 2013-2016: a continuous need for an EU action plan on drugs 2017-2020. Brussels: European Commission. 66 p.

Global Commission on Drug Policy. (2016) Advancing drug policy reform: a new approach to decriminalization. 2016 report. Global Commission on Drug Policy. 44 p.

Frazer, Kate and Callinan, Joanne E. and McHugh, Jack and van Baarsel, Susan and Clarke, Anna and Doherty, Kirsten and Kelleher, Cecily [The Cochrane Library] . (2016) Legislative smoking bans for reducing secondhand smoke exposure, smoking prevalence and tobacco consumption. London: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (2) DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005992.pub3

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. [EMCDDA] (2012) Overviews of legal topics. Lisbon: European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction.

Hill, Linda and Clarke, David and Casswell, Sally . (2011) Addressing the harmful use of alcohol: a guide to developing effective legislation. Philippines: World Health Organization, Western Pacific Region. 120 p.

Dail Debates

[Oireachtas] Written answers - Anti-social behaviour. [53921/12]. (04 Dec 2012)

[Oireachtas] Criminal Justice (Search Warrants) Bill 2012 [Seanad]: Second Stage (Resumed). (04 Jul 2012)

[Oireachtas] Criminal Justice (Search Warrants) Bill 2012 [Seanad]: Second Stage. (03 Jul 2012)

[Oireachtas] Seanad debate: Alcohol pricing: motion. (16 Nov 2011)

[Oireachtas] 153. Deputy Eoghan Murphy asked the Minister for Justice and Equality his plans to introduce powers for members of An Garda Síochána to enable them to confiscate alcohol from persons drinking in public. [18031/11]. (30 Jun 2011)

[Oireachtas] Regulation of Psychoactive Substances: Discussion with Department of Health and Children and HSE. (01 Jun 2010)

[Oireachtas] 285. Mr. Kehoe asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform the parts of the country that have dedicated drug Courts; his plans to provide more. [34614/06]. (24 Oct 2006)


Gossop, Michael (2013) Living with drugs. Aldershot: Ashgate .

Khey, David N and Stogner, John and Millar, Bryan Lee (2013) Emerging trends in drug use and distribution. Springer Briefs in Criminology 12 Springer .

Shapiro, Harry (2010) The media guide to drugs: key facts and figures for journalists. London: Drugscope .

Newton, David E (2010) Substance abuse. A reference handbook. Contemporary World Issues Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO Ltd .

Leonard, Jason-Lloyd (2007) Misuse of drugs :a straightforward guide to the law. England: Waterside Press .

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. (2002) Prosecution of drug users in Europe: varying pathways to similar objectives. EMCDDA Insight Series Luxembourg: Office for Official Publications of the European Communities .

Goldstein, Avram (2001) Addiction: from biology to drug policy. New York: Oxford University Press .

Gossop, Michael (2000) Living with drugs. Aldershot: Ashgate .

Meehan, Frances (1999) Working within the law: a practical guide for employers and employees. Dublin: Oak Tree Press .

Charleton, Peter and McDermott, Paul Anthony and Bolger, Marguerite (1999) Criminal law. Dublin: Butterworths .

Book Section

O'Brien, Mary and Dillon, Lucy and Moran, Rosalyn (2001) Legal framework. In: Overview of drug issues in Ireland 2000: a resource document. Dublin: Health Research Board , pp. 12-39.

O'Brien, Mary (2001) Law enforcement and drug-related crime. In: Overview of drug issues in Ireland 2000: a resource document. Dublin: Health Research Board , PP 95-106.

Bennett, Don (1988) Are they always right? Investigation and proof in a citizen anti-heroin movement. In: Whose law & order?: aspects of crime and social control in Irish society. Dublin: Sociological Association of Ireland , pp. 21-40.


Smyth, Bobby P (2018) Addressing the harms related to youth substance use: treatment of individuals and population focused legislative responses. PhD thesis, University of Limerick.


European Centre for Monitoring Alcohol Marketing. (2011) Alcohol marketing regulations in Europe: how effective are they? EUCAM, Utrecht.


Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids. (2020) Tobacco control laws: legislation by country - Ireland. URL:

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