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Effect on the NHS of the UK leaving the EU

Published Wednesday, March 21, 2018

MPs will debate the Effect on the NHS of the UK leaving the EU, on 22 March 2018, in Westminster Hall. This subject was determined by the Backbench Business Committee. The debate will be opened by Ben Bradshaw MP.

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Healthcare as a policy area is largely not one that comes under the competences of the European Union. However, the UK’s exit from the EU could have an impact across a range of different areas in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. This debate pack provides a brief overview of some areas which could potentially be affected by Brexit.

Commons Debate packs CDP-2018-0078

Authors: Sarah Barber; Alex Bate; Alex Adcock

Topics: EU law and treaties, Health services, Health staff and professions, Medicine

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