11 European Countries Object to Ireland’s Plan for Health Warnings on Alcohol Products

Section: Members Highlights / WTA Blog
3 June 2016 | Hibernian Forum / Ireland

The government going down the slippery slope in Ireland…

Eleven European countries have raised objections at EU level about Ireland’s plans for health warnings on alcohol products.

Under the Public Health Alcohol Bill, all alcoholic drinks will carry warnings as well as total alcohol and calorie content.

The legislation is currently at second stage in the Seanad where it was first introduced on Dec 17, 2015.