Drugs misuse

Flaws in rushed psychoactive substances legislation

Home Affairs Committee publishes report on Psychoactive substances on 23 October

Psychoactive Substances Bill: Commons second reading

MPs debated second reading of the Bill on 19 October 2015

Psychoactive Substances Bill: Lords report stage

Final chance to ‘tidy up’ the bill

Use of new psychoactive substances now an epidemic

Home Affairs Committee publish report on new psychoactive substances and prescription drugs

MPs hold drugs follow-up evidence session

Home Affairs Committee holds evidence session on Tuesday 19 November at 2.45pm

More drugs misuse

Title Date
Power to ban legal highs should remain with Member States 04.11.2013
Lords to discuss proposal regarding new psychoactive substances with new Home Office Minister 16.10.2013
Committee calls for Royal Commission to examine UK Drug Policy 10.12.2012
Committee hears from scientific experts for drugs inquiry 19.06.2012
Russell Brand questioned for drugs policy inquiry 24.04.2012
Need for a Europe-wide debate on a vexed subject 16.03.2012