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Off-patent Drugs Bill 2014-15

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Sponsor:
Jonathan Evans

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

Next event

  • 2nd reading: House of Commons 2nd reading: House of Commons | Date to be announced

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 22 2014-2015, as introduced | PDF version, 82KB 29.10.2014

Latest news on the Off-patent Drugs Bill 2014-15

The Bill was not moved for debate on 5 December 2014. The order to read the Bill a second time lapsed. There is no indication when the Bill will progress further.

The Bill was presented to Parliament through the ballot procedure on 2 July 2014. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.

This Bill is a Private Member’s Bill. If wish to know more about this bill please contact its sponsor, Jonathan Evans.

Summary of the Off-patent Drugs Bill 2014-15

A Bill to require the Secretary of State to take steps to secure licences for off-patent drugs in new indications; to require the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence to conduct technology appraisals for off-patent drugs in new indications; and for connected purposes.

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