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Proposed New Amendments to the Liquor Act PAGE

IMPORTANT INFORMATION Proposed new amendments to the Liquor Act The new amendments to the current Liquor Act 59 of 2003, as amended, promise to have severe negative consequences for the liquor industry. Whilst there are justified concerns regarding the effects of the irresponsible sale and the abuse of liquor, negative behaviour can’t be rectified by making more laws to control it. In the end, it still remains the responsibility of each individual to behave responsibly. These amendments seem to be poorly thought through