Off-patent Drugs 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 6 November, 2015 | 06.11.2015
|Bill 14 2015-16, as introduced | PDF version, 91KB||05.11.2015|
Latest news on the Off-patent Drugs Bill 2015-16
This Bill has been withdrawn and will not progress any further.
The Bill was presented to Parliament through the ballot procedure on 24 June 2015. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.
The debate on second reading on Friday 6 November 2015 was adjourned.
Summary of the Off-patent Drugs Bill 2015-16A Bill to require the Secretary of State to seek licences for off-patent drugs in new indications; to require the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence to conduct technology appraisals for off-patent drugs in new indications; and for connected purposes.
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