Correspondence

Circular 023/2015: A Change to the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971

This circular draws attention to the contents of Statutory Instrument (SI), S.I. 2015/1396, which came into force at 00:01 on Saturday 27 June 2015.

Detail

  • Broad subject: crime and disorder
  • sub category: drug offences
  • from: Crime and Policing Group (CPG) – Drugs and Alcohol Unit
  • copies sent to:
    • Association of Chief Police Officers in Scotland
    • Association of Magisterial Officers
    • The Central Council of Magistrates’ Courts
    • The Justices’ Clerks’ Society
    • The Law Society
    • The Magistrates’ Association
    • Association of Chief Police Officers (England, Wales and Northern Ireland)
    • Ministry of Justice
    • Judicial Studies Board
  • implementation date: 27 June 2015
  • for more info contact: Desmond Niimoi 020 7035 3533