Health Bill: report stage

07 May 2009

During the second and final day of report stage on the Health Bill, Members of the Lords discussed clauses 9-27 of the Bill which covered suggested changes including banning the display of tobacco products in shops and more.

Third reading - a final chance to amend the Bill - takes place on 12 May. Every suggested change can be discussed and votes can happen. Any Member of the Lords can take part.

The Health Bill aims to improve the quality of NHS care and services and to improve public health.

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