Tagged: Public Health

NEWS: Ireland: Attorney General To Examine Alcohol Bill

The draft alcohol bill has stalled yet again after a number of its provisions were contested
The Public Health (Alcohol) Bill, which includes the introduction of “booze curtains”, is met with aggressive from the alcohol industry fearing for their profits and has been delayed…

NEWS: Massachusetts: Loosened Alcohol Regulations Looming

Massachusetts Treasurer Deborah Goldberg is paving the way for the most extensive rethinking of how the state regulates alcohol. A new task force has been set up to explore a more cohesive set of rules for alcohol regulation.
However, so far the only discussions have been about loosening of alcohol regulations, while public health and safety consideration have largely been ignored…