Senate Committee on Delegated Legislation in its meeting on Tuesday discussed at length the acts, ordinances, rules and regulations of different departments and bodies working under the ministry of National Health Services and Regulations. The meeting was held under the chairmanship of Senator Dr. Ashok Kumar here at the Parliament House on Tuesday and was attended among others by Senators Yousaf Badini and Dr. Asad Ashraf and representatives from the ministry and relevant departments.
The Committee heard Pakistan Health Research Council, Pakistan Medical Council, Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan, National Institute of Health, Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Medical University, Islamabad Blood Transplant Authority, Pakistan Nursing Council, TIB Council of Pakistan and National Trust for Population Welfare. Islamabad Health Regulatory Authority, Pharmacy Council of Pakistan, Homeopathy Council of Pakistan were also invited to the meeting.
The Committee decided to hear all the departments individually and hold comprehensive meetings to address legal and administrative issues and propose amendments in the respective legislation.