A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to make provision about tobacco, nicotine and related products, in particular to make provision about retailing, to amend the prohibition on smoking in certain areas and to control advertising and promotion; to make provision about a duty of candour following serious incidents in the course of providing care; to make provision about offences applying to ill-treatment or neglect where care is provided; and for connected purposes.
This Scottish Government Bill was introduced on 4 June 2015 by Shona Robison, Cabinet Secretary for Health, Wellbeing and Sport.
- Visit the Scottish Parliament website to view the Bill
- The Law Society of Scotland's written evidence (August 2015)
- Watch Alison Britton give oral evidence to the Health and Sport Committee (22 Sept 2015)
- The Law Society of Scotland's Stage 1 Brief (November 2015)