National Health Service Bill 2015-16
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- 2nd reading: House of Commons 11 March, 2016 | 11.03.2016
|Bill 37 2015-16 (as introduced) | PDF version, 166KB||02.07.2015|
Latest news on the National Health Service Bill 2015-16
The 2015-16 session of Parliament has ended and this Bill will make no further progress.
This Bill was presented to Parliament on 1 July 2015. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.
The second reading debate on 11 March 2016 was adjourned.
Summary of the National Health Service Bill 2015-16To re-establish the Secretary of State’s legal duty as to the National Health Service in England and to make provision about the other duties of the Secretary of State in that regard; to make provision about the administration and accountability of the National Health Service in England; to repeal section 1 of the National Health Service (Private Finance) Act 1997 and sections 38 and 39 of the Immigration Act 2014; to make provision about the application of international law in relation to health services in the United Kingdom; and for connected purposes.
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