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#alcohol bill

# alcohol-bill - Wednesday 7 October, 2020

Cheap booze: Government still stalling on minimum alcohol pricing as limits on off-licence hours unlikely
# Alcohol Bill
# Alcohol Bill

Cheap booze: Government still stalling on minimum alcohol pricing as limits on off-licence hours unlikely

Oct 7th 2020, 2:01 PM 19,997 Views 36 Comments

A minister has said it would risk “undermining the effectiveness” of minimum pricing if it’s not implemented at the same as Northern Ireland.

# alcohol-bill - Wednesday 19 June, 2019

Alcohol sales in Scotland drop to lowest-ever level following introduction of new pricing laws
# Minimum Unit Pricing
# Minimum Unit Pricing

Alcohol sales in Scotland drop to lowest-ever level following introduction of new pricing laws

Jun 19th 2019, 2:50 PM 29,339 Views 42 Comments

Minimum unit pricing laws were introduced in May 2018.

# alcohol-bill - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

Alcohol Bill, first published in 2015, finally passes through Oireachtas
# Minimum Pricing
# Minimum Pricing

Alcohol Bill, first published in 2015, finally passes through Oireachtas

Oct 10th 2018, 9:27 PM 15,179 Views 41 Comments

The legislation provides for changes such as minimum pricing and restrictions on advertising.

# alcohol-bill - Monday 24 September, 2018

Decision to not include cancer warnings on alcohol products an 'insult to those who have suffered from cancer'
# Public Health Alcohol Bill
# Public Health Alcohol Bill

Decision to not include cancer warnings on alcohol products an 'insult to those who have suffered from cancer'

Sep 24th 2018, 8:56 PM 16,290 Views 54 Comments

Senator Frances Black was reacting to the news that cancer warning labels are expected to be dropped from the Alcohol Bill.

# alcohol-bill - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

Scotland to be the first country to introduce minimum alcohol pricing
# Court Decision
# Court Decision

Scotland to be the first country to introduce minimum alcohol pricing

Nov 15th 2017, 2:21 PM 12,102 Views 51 Comments

The ruling could have an impact on Ireland’s drinks regulations proposed in the Alcohol Bill.

# alcohol-bill - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Vintners want supermarket ads for cheap alcohol outlawed
# Alcohol Bill
# Alcohol Bill

Vintners want supermarket ads for cheap alcohol outlawed

Oct 24th 2013, 7:22 PM 7,674 Views 84 Comments

They are calling on the proposals in the recently-announced Alcohol Bill to ‘become a reality as soon as possible’.

# alcohol-bill - Sunday 19 May, 2013

Poll: Have you reduced your alcohol consumption in the past year?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you reduced your alcohol consumption in the past year?

May 19th 2013, 11:16 AM 12,392 Views 80 Comments

In the last year, the amount of alcohol consumed in Ireland fell by 4.4 per cent.