Statement on the alcohol strategy consultation

17 July 2013

Minister of State at the Home Office, Jeremy Browne, made a statement in the House of Commons on Wednesday 17 July on the Government's response to the alcohol strategy consultation.

Shadow Minister for Home Affairs, Diana Johnson responded to the statement on behalf of the Opposition.

Oral statements

Oral statements are made after Question Time (or at 11am on a Friday) and after any Urgent Questions.

Statements normally relate to matters of policy or government actions. At the end of a statement, MPs can respond or question the government minister on its contents.

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