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Contaminated Blood (Support for Infected and Bereaved Persons) Bill [HL] 2012-13

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords)
Sponsor:
Lord Morris of Manchester

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Lords

  1. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Lords HL Bill 20 2012-13, as introduced | PDF version, 93KB 17.05.2012

Latest news on the Contaminated Blood (Support for Infected and Bereaved Persons) Bill [HL] 2012-13

First reading took place on 16 May. This stage is a formality that signals the start of the Bill's journey through the Lords.

Second reading - the general debate on all aspects of the Bill - is yet to be scheduled.

Summary of the Contaminated Blood (Support for Infected and Bereaved Persons) Bill [HL] 2012-13

A bill to establish a committee to advise on haemophilia; to make provision in relation to blood donations; to establish a scheme for NHS Compensation Cards for people who have been treated with and infected by contaminated blood or blood products; to make provision for the financial compensation of people treated with and infected by contaminated blood and blood products and their widows, dependants and carers; to establish a review of the support available for people who have been treated with and infected by contaminated blood or blood products; and for connected purposes.

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