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FSS Board Meeting - 21 October

The Food Standards Scotland Board meeting on 21 October 2020 will be held via video conference.

The meeting will begin at 10.30 am and run until approximately 2.45 pm.

In these exceptional circumstances, all essential business of the FSS Board will be conducted by electronic means with participating members of both the Board and the Executive logging on from various locations.

In the afternoon session, Alison Douglas, Chief Executive from Alcohol Focus Scotland (AFS) will give a presentation and paper on Alcohol harm in Scotland.

All agendas and papers for meetings will continue to be published on the FSS website in advance of meetings and a full minute will also be published once it has been approved by the Board.

Contact for more information on Board meetings, or to let us know if you would like to attend.

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