Cosmetic Surgery (Standards of Practice) Bill 2016-17
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- 1st reading: House of Commons 19 October, 2016 | 19.10.2016
- 2nd reading: House of Commons | 12.05.2017
This Bill is being prepared for publication.
Latest news on the Cosmetic Surgery (Standards of Practice) Bill 2016-17
This Bill is expected to have its second reading debate on Friday 12 May 2017.
This Bill was introduced to Parliament on 19 October 2016 under the Ten Minute Rule. This allows an MP to make his or her case for a new bill in a speech lasting up to ten minutes. An opposing speech may also be made before the House decides whether or not the bill should be introduced. If the MP is successful the bill is taken to have had its first reading.
This Bill is a Private Member’s Bill. These are often not printed until close to the second reading debate. If the text is not yet available here and you wish to know more about this bill please contact its sponsor, Mr Kevan Jones.
Summary of the Cosmetic Surgery (Standards of Practice) Bill 2016-17A bill to make provision about the training, qualifications and certification of medical practitioners conducting cosmetic surgical procedures; to establish a code of practice for the provision of information to patients on the options and risks in relation to such procedures; to make provision about permissible treatments and the advertising of such treatments; and for connected purposes.
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