Cigarette Plain Packaging

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-12-18
Session date: 
December 18, 2013
Reference: 
2013/4804
Question By: 
Onkar Sahota
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Given that smoking prevalence, cancer screening and mortality from cancer are all key indicators of Public Health, and that the Mayor has a statutory duty to reduce health inequality in London, does he support the government's U-turn on cigarette plain packaging?

Answer

Answer for Cigarette Plain Packaging

Answer for Cigarette Plain Packaging

Answered By: 
The Mayor

I support action that will reduce the uptake of smoking by children.