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Minister questioned on Government’s policy on e-cigarettes

24 April 2018

The Science and Technology Committee holds its final evidence session for its inquiry into e-cigarettes.

This session looks at recent and future guidance by the relevant health authorities, and the advertising regulatory body on risks and recommendations on e-cigarette use. This session will also see the Committee question the Minister, Steve Brine MP, on the Government’s policy on e-cigarettes.

Witnesses

Tuesday 24 April 2018, Committee Room 18, Palace of Westminster

At 9.30am

  • Rob Morrison, Senior Regulatory Policy Executive, Advertising Standards Authority
  • Professor John Newton, Director of Health Improvement, Public Health England
  • Professor Gillian Leng, Deputy Chief Executive, National Institute for Health and Care Excellence
  • Dr Ian Hudson, Chief Executive, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency

At 10.30am

  • Steve Brine MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Public Health and Primary Care
  • Dr Tim Baxter, Deputy Director of Healthy Behaviours, Department of Health and Social Care

Further information

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