Speaking on Bauer Radio in March all 3 SNP leadership candidates and prospective First Ministers, publicly announced that they would be willing to consider support for a piece of Conservative legislation on drug addiction recovery, currently being drafted to go before the Scottish Parliament. In an otherwise fractious leadership campaign, the candidates, previous Finance Secretary Kate Forbes, former minister Ash Reagan, and the then Health Secretary (now First Minister) Humza Yousef, all seemed to be united behind the idea that the Right to Addiction (Scotland) Bill might play a worthwhile role in combating Scotland’s drug deaths shame.
|Media of output||Internet|
|Number of pages||6|
|Place of Publication||Glasgow|
|Publication status||Published - 31 Mar 2023|