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Government responds to EU Alcohol Strategy report

5 November 2015

The EU Home Affairs Sub-Committee receives UK Government response to the EU Committee's report on the EU Alcohol Strategy.

Background

The Committee's report considered whether there should be a new EU Alcohol Strategy. It was published on 6 March 2015. The Committee's conclusions focused on a number of areas, including:

  • The EU policies which aim to reduce alcohol-related harm and excessive drinking
  • The EU alcohol taxation regime
  • The EU rules on food labelling

What next?

A debate will be held on the Committee's report at a date to be decided.

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