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Health Service Commissioner for England (Complaint Handling) Act 2015

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Sponsors:
Mr David Davis
Baroness Finlay of Llandaff

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

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

Last event

Act of Parliament

House Act Date
Commons Health Service Commissioner for England (Complaint Handling) Act 2015 c.29 30.03.2015

Latest news on the Health Service Commissioner for England (Complaint Handling) Act 2015

Following agreement by both Houses on the text of the Bill it received Royal Assent on 26 March. The Bill is now an Act of Parliament (law).

Summary of the Health Service Commissioner for England (Complaint Handling) Act 2015

A Bill to make provision about the handling of complaints by the Health Service Commissioner for England; to require the Commissioner to notify a complainant of the reason for the delay if the investigation of the complaint is not concluded within a twelve month period; to require the Commissioner to lay before Parliament an annual report giving details of how long investigations of complaints have taken to be concluded and progress towards meeting a target of concluding investigations within a twelve month period; and for connected purposes.

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