The Health Committee joins the Petitions Committee to hear from parents, Charities and the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI), on whether the meningitis B vaccine should be given to all children, not just new born babies.
Tuesday 15 March 2016, Wilson Room, Portcullis House
- Lee Booth (petition creator)
- Jenny and Neil Burdett
- Claire Timmins and Linda Parkes
- Matt Dawson
The evidence sessions are related to an online petition which over 820,000 people have signed. The date of a Parliamentary debate on the petition is to be announced in due course.
Meningococcal B vaccination in the UK
The Health Committee has published correspondence relating to the subject ( PDF 19 KB) of the petition from the Chair of the JCVI.