Government, parliamentary and legislative information on Health.

National Health Amendment Bill in the Pipeline


A draft bill providing for a living will and a durable power of attorney for healthcare is in the pipeline.

Comment has been called on the Draft National Health Amendment Bill, a private member’s bill drawn up by Deidre Carter, a COPE member of parliament.

Material Transfer Agreement of Human Biological Materials in Place

Department of Health

The Material Transfer Agreement of Human Biological Materials has been drawn up.

The health department published the Agreement in Government Gazette 41781 in terms of the National Health Act.

Competition Commission Releases Provisional Report on Health Sector

Competition Commission

The private healthcare market suffers from multiple market failures.

The Competition Commission emphasized this in its provisional report on the Health Market Inquiry released last week.

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