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Driving under Influence

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 155932, tabled on 20 June 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment he has made of the potential merits of bringing drink-driving limits in England and Wales in line with those in Northern Ireland and Scotland.

Answered on

25 June 2018

The Government has no current plans to lower the drink drive limit and considers rigorous enforcement and serious penalties for drink drivers to be effective deterrents.

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