Lord Owen tables motion on NHS Transitional Risk Register

Lord Owen has tabled the following motion, which will be moved as an amendment to Earl Howe’s motion at Third Reading of the Health and Social Care Bill on Monday, 19 March.

Lord Owen to move, as an amendment to the motion that the Bill be now read a third time, to leave out from “that” to the end and insert “the bill be not read a third time until either the House has had an opportunity to consider the detailed reasons for the first-tier tribunal decision that the transitional risk register be disclosed and the Government’s response thereto, or until the last practical opportunity which would allow the Bill to receive Royal Assent before prorogation…”

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