Power to make regulations about human medicines

Part of Medicines and Medical Devices Bill – in a Public Bill Committee am 11:45 am ar 8 Mehefin 2020.

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Photo of Philip Davies Philip Davies Ceidwadwyr, Shipley 11:45, 8 Mehefin 2020

With this it will be convenient to discuss the following:

Amendment 23, in clause 1, page 2, line 3, at end insert—

“(5) In making regulations under subsection (1), the appropriate authority must give primary regard to the safety of human medicines.”

This amendment requires the appropriate authority to consider patient safety first when making regulations under subsection (1).

Clause stand part.

Amendment 24, in clause 8, page 5, leave out lines 18 to 24.

This amendment removes the requirement to consider the attractiveness of the relevant part of the UK when making regulations under subsection (1).

Amendment 25, in clause 8, page 5, line 32, at end insert—

“(5) In making regulations under subsection (1), the appropriate authority must give primary regard to the safety of veterinary medicines in relation to animals, humans and the environment.”

This amendment requires the appropriate authority to consider animal, human and environmental safety first when making regulations under subsection (1).

Amendment 26, in clause 12, page 7, leave out lines 26 and 27.

This amendment removes the requirement to consider the attractiveness of the relevant part of the UK when making regulations under subsection (1).

Amendment 27, in clause 12, page 7, line 27, at end insert—

“(3) In making regulations under subsection (1), the appropriate authority must give primary regard to the safety of medical devices.”

This amendment requires the appropriate authority to consider safety first when making regulations under subsection (1).