§ Mr. Sarwar
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will make a statement on the application of the Government's national policy on drugs in Scotland. 
§ Dr. Reid
Action in Scotland against drugs misuse is being taken forward by the Scottish Executive within the common UK framework established by the 1998 White Paper, "Tackling Drugs to Build a Better Britain" (Cm 3945). Scotland's drug strategy is set out in "Tackling Drugs in Scotland: Action in Partnership" which was launched in March 1999. Copies are available in the Library of the House.