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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-12777: Christine Grahame (Midlothian South, Tweeddale and Lauderdale)

Scottish National Party

Date lodged: 16 November 2017

To ask the Scottish Government how much public funding was spent in response to the legal action taken by the Scotch Whisky Association on minimum unit pricing of alcohol.

Answered by: Aileen Campbell 29 November 2017

The legal and court action outlays incurred by the Scottish Government in relation to the Alcohol (Minimum Pricing) (Scotland) Act 2012 total £495,640.