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Health and Care Bill

Government Bill

Originated in the House of Commons, Session 2021-22

Bill (5)

Full text of the Bill as introduced and further versions of the Bill as it is reprinted to incorporate amendments (proposals for change) made during its passage through Parliament.

24 November 2021
Lords
Bill 183 2021-22 (as amended in Public Bill Committee)
2 November 2021
Commons
Bill 183 2021-22 (as amended in Public Bill Committee) - large print
2 November 2021
Commons
Bill 140 2021-22 (as introduced)
6 July 2021
Commons
Bill 140 2021-22 (as introduced) - large print
6 July 2021
Commons

Documents to explain the purpose of the Bill.

24 November 2021
Lords
Bill 140 EN 2021-22
6 July 2021
Commons
Bill 140 EN 2021-22 - large print
6 July 2021
Commons

The Government provide a delegated powers memorandum for all public (including hybrid) bills to justify the delegation of powers, usually to Ministers, in the bill. For reports of the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee, see “Select Committee Reports”.

Health and Care Bill: Delegated Powers Memorandum
24 November 2021
Lords
Health and Care Bill: Delegated Powers Memorandum
6 July 2021
Commons

Full list of amendment papers relating to the Bill. Individual amendment papers will be replaced with consolidated lists before the amendments are discussed. Page and line references in amendment papers refer to the PDF version of the Bill.

HL Bill 71-VI(a) Amendments for Committee (Supplementary to the Sixth Marshalled List)
26 January 2022
Lords
HL Bill 71-VI Sixth marshalled list for Committee
24 January 2022
Lords
HL Bill 71-V(a) Amendments for Committee (Supplementary to the Fifth Marshalled List)
21 January 2022
Lords
HL Bill 71-V Fifth marshalled list for Committee
20 January 2022
Lords
HL Bill 71-IV(a) Amendments for Committee (Supplementary to the Fourth Marshalled List)
19 January 2022
Lords
HL Bill 71-IV Fourth marshalled list for Committee
18 January 2022
Lords
HL Bill 71-III(a) Amendments for Committee (Supplementary to the Third Marshalled List)
17 January 2022
Lords
HL Bill 71-III Third marshalled list for Committee
14 January 2022
Lords
HL Bill 71-II(b) Amendments for Committee (Supplementary to the Second Marshalled List)
13 January 2022
Lords
HL Bill 71-II(a) Amendments for Committee (supplementary to the Second Marshalled List)
12 January 2022
Lords
HL Bill 71-II Second marshalled list for Committee
11 January 2022
Lords
HL Bill 71-I(a) Amendments for Committee (supplementary to the Marshalled List)
10 January 2022
Lords
HL Bill 71-I Marshalled list for Committee
7 January 2022
Lords
HL Bill 71(o) Amendments for Committee
6 January 2022
Lords
HL Bill 71(n) Amendments for Committee
5 January 2022
Lords
HL Bill 71(m) Amendments for Committee
4 January 2022
Lords
HL Bill 71(l) Amendments for Committee
23 December 2021
Lords
HL Bill 71(k) Amendment for Committee
22 December 2021
Lords
HL Bill 71(j) Amendments for Committee
21 December 2021
Lords
HL Bill 71(i) Amendments for Committee
20 December 2021
Lords
HL Bill 71(h) Amendments for Committee
17 December 2021
Lords
HL Bill 71(g) Amendments for Committee
16 December 2021
Lords
HL Bill 71(f) Amendments for Committee
15 December 2021
Lords
HL Bill 71(e) Amendments for Committee
14 December 2021
Lords
HL Bill 71(d) Amendments for Committee
13 December 2021
Lords
HL Bill 71(c) Amendments for Committee
10 December 2021
Lords
HL Bill 71(b) Amendments for Committee
9 December 2021
Lords
HL Bill 71(a) Amendments for Committee
8 December 2021
Lords
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 23 November 2021
23 November 2021
Commons
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 23 November 2021 - large print
23 November 2021
Commons
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 22 November 2021
22 November 2021
Commons
Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 22 November 2021 - large print
22 November 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 19 November 2021
19 November 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 18 November 2021
18 November 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 17 November 2021
17 November 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 16 November 2021
16 November 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 15 November 2021
15 November 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 12 November 2021
12 November 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 10 November 2021
10 November 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 9 November 2021
9 November 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 2 November 2021
2 November 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 29 October 2021
29 October 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 28 October 2021
28 October 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 27 October 2021
27 October 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 26 October 2021
26 October 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 22 October 2021
22 October 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 21 October 2021
21 October 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 20 October 2021
20 October 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 19 October 2021
19 October 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 18 October 2021
18 October 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 15 October 2021
15 October 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 24 September 2021
24 September 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 23 September 2021
23 September 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 22 September 2021
22 September 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 21 September 2021
21 September 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 20 September 2021
20 September 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 16 September 2021
16 September 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 15 September 2021
15 September 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 14 September 2021
14 September 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 10 September 2021
10 September 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 9 September 2021
9 September 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 8 September 2021
8 September 2021
Commons
Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 7 September 2021
7 September 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 6 September 2021
6 September 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 3 September 2021
3 September 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 2 September 2021
2 September 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 19 August 2021
19 August 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 23 July 2021
23 July 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 22 July 2021
22 July 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 21 July 2021
21 July 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 20 July 2021
20 July 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 19 July 2021
19 July 2021
Commons
Notices of Amendments as at 16 July 2021
16 July 2021
Commons

In the House of Commons, amendments are grouped together so that amendments relating to a particular topic or issue are discussed together.

Speaker’s provisional grouping and selection of Amendments - day 2 - 23 November
23 November 2021
Commons
Speaker’s provisional grouping and selection of Amendments - day 1 - 22 November
22 November 2021
Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee - 2 November 2021
2 November 2021
Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee - 28 October 2021
28 October 2021
Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee - 27 October 2021
27 October 2021
Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee - 26 October 2021
26 October 2021
Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee
18 October 2021
Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee - 23 September
23 September 2021
Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee - 21 September
21 September 2021
Commons
Chairs’ provisional selection and grouping of amendments in Committee
16 September 2021
Commons
Provisional selection and grouping - 14 September 2021
14 September 2021
Commons

Details of proceedings in Public Bill Committee or Committee of the whole House, on any report (consideration) stage, and on any consideration of Lords Amendments or any subsequent Lords Messages. The documents contain the text of amendments considered at each sitting and show whether it was agreed to, negatived (not agreed), not called, not moved or withdrawn.

Report Stage Proceedings as at 23 November 2021 [Day 2]
24 November 2021
Commons
Report Stage Proceedings as at 22 November 2021 [Day 1]
23 November 2021
Commons
All proceedings up to 2 November 2021 at Public Bill Committee Stage
2 November 2021
Commons

House of Commons Library and House of Lords Library briefing papers aim to be politically impartial, containing factual information as well as a range of opinions on each subject. Briefing papers on Bills are produced before Second Reading and, in the Commons, after Committee Stage.

Health and Care Bill
2 December 2021
Lords
Briefing Paper on Committee Stage
18 November 2021
Commons
Research Briefing on Second Reading
8 July 2021
Commons

The following select committee reports have been identified as relevant to the debate on the Bill.

16th Report of the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee
12 January 2022
Lords
7 January 2022
Lords
15th Report of the Delegated Powers and Regulatory Reform Committee
16 December 2021
Lords

Archive of press notices related to the Bill.

Have your say on the Health and Care Bill
15 July 2021
Commons

Written submissions from outside bodies and individuals are circulated to MPs appointed to examine the Bill during committee stage in a Public Bill Committee. The following written submissions were sent to this committee.

Written evidence submitted by NHS Providers (HCB110)
3 November 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Professor John Wattis (HCB111)
3 November 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the College of Optometrists (HCB112)
3 November 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Sue Ryder (HCB113)
3 November 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Breast Cancer Now (HCB114)
3 November 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Equality and Human Rights Commission (HCB107)
27 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Action on Salt and Action on Sugar (joint submission) (HCB108)
27 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by The Incorporated Society of British Advertisers (ISBA); the Institute of Practitioners in Advertising (IPA); the Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB); and the Food and Drink Federation (FDF) (joint submission) (HCB109)
27 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Roger Fisken (HCB84)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Janice Bray (HCB85)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Royal College of Nursing (HCB86)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Independent Advisory Panel of the Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch (HCB87)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Ferrero (HCB88)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Eat Natural (HCB89)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Kellogg's (HCB90)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Lee Irving (HCB91)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Colin and Ann Wills (HCB92)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Professor Martin Green OBE, Chief Executive, Care England (HCB93)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Mark E Thomas, Founder, The 99% Organisation, and Visiting Professor, IE Business School (HCB94
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Barnardo's (HCB95)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Mrs Lisa Crombleholme (HCB96)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Adam Dimond (HCB97)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Cynthia Bagchi (HCB98)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Finn McAleer (HCB99)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Obesity Health Alliance (re: Schedule 16 of Part 5 of the Bill) (HCB100)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Nursing and Midwifery Council (HCB101)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Information Commissioner (HCB102)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Christopher Farley (HCB103)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Jan Brears (HCB104)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Ife Mbiada (HCB105)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Dr M Tallerman (HCB106)
20 October 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by SeeAbility (HCB82)
24 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Ealing Reclaim Social Care Action Group (ERSCAG) (HCB83)
24 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Alzheimer's Society (HCB75)
22 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the National Community Hearing Association (NCHA) (HCB76)
22 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by JDRF (HCB77)
22 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Hearing Loss and Deafness Alliance (HCB78)
22 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Independent Healthcare Providers Network (IHPN) (HCB79)
22 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by East Lancashire Against Fluoridation (HCB80)
22 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Local Government Association (LGA) (HCB81)
22 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Care Quality Commission (HCB71)
17 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Dr John Holden, Chief Medical Officer at the Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland (MDDUS) (HCB72)
17 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Allied Health Professions Federation (HCB73)
17 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Nora Everitt (HCB74)
17 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Mental Health Policy Group (HCB60)
16 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Royal College of General Practitioners (HCB61)
16 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Royal College of Physicians (HCB62)
16 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the National Pensioners Convention (HCB63)
16 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by First 1001 Days Movement (HCB64)
16 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Urology Trade Association (HCB65)
16 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare (FSRH) and Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) (joint submission) (HCB66)
16 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Cancer Research UK (HCB67)
16 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by NHS Providers (HCB68)
16 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by The British Medical Association, British Dental Association, Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee, Optometric Fees Negotiating Committee and National Community Hearing Association, on behalf of NHS Primary Care (joint submission) (HCB69)
16 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Centre for Governance and Scrutiny (HCB70)
16 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Michael Vidal (HCB01)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Marie Curie (HCB02)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Health Care Professionals Council (HCB03)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Health Devolution Commission (HCB04)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Health Devolution Commission (HCB05)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Health Devolution Commission (HCB06)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (HCB07)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Healthcare Audit Consultants Ltd (HCB08)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Gwyneth Clapham (HCB09)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Flouride Action Network (HCB10)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Centre for Medical Health (HCB11)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by British Specialist Nutrition Association (HCB12)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Marcus Chown (HCB13)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Royal College of Midwives (HCB14)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Age UK (HCB15)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by The King's Fund (HCB16)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Susan Ghany (HCB17)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Liz Hallworth (HCB18)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Association of Dental Groups (ADG) (HCB19)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Diabetes UK (HCB20)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Healthwatch (HCB21)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by British Red Cross (HCB22)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by British Dental Association (HCB23)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Royal British Legion (HCB24)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Sabine Hurst (HCB25)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by John Puntis, co-chair of Keep Our NHS Public (HCB26)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Royal National Institute for Deaf People (RNID) (HCB27)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by NHS Confederation (HCB28)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Royal Pharmaceutical Society (HCB29)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social Care (HCB30)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Carers UK (HCB31)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Company Chemists' Association (HCB32)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Mental Health Foundation (HCB33)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Paula Riseborough (HCB34)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Association of Anaesthetists (HCB35)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Virgin Care (HCB36)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Family Hubs Network (HCB37)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Coloplast (HCB38)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Professor Allyson Pollock and Peter Roderick, Population Health Sciences Institute, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Newcastle University (HCB39)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Continuing Healthcare Alliance (HCB40)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by The Academy of Medical Sciences, Alzheimer's Research UK, The Association of Medical Research Charities, The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry, British Heart Foundation, British Pharmacological Society, Cancer Research UK, Medical Schools Council, Northern Health Science Alliance, Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists, Royal College of Physicians, University of Liverpool, and Versus Arthritis (joint submission) (HCB41)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by UNISON (HCB42)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Healthcare Financial Management Association (HCB43)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Royal College of Psychiatrists (HCB44)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Macmillan Cancer Support (HCB45)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by National Pharmacy Association (HCB46)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by UK Freedom from Fluoride Alliance (UKFFFA) (HCB47)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Alcohol Health Alliance, Collective Voice, and NHS Addictions Provider Alliance (joint submission) (HCB48)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) (HCB49)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Alcohol Focus Scotland (HCB50)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Crisis (HCB51)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by The Health Foundation (HCB52)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Vision Care for Homeless People (HCB53)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by The Richmond Group of Charities (HCB54)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Pam Richards (HCB55)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the British Medical Association (BMA) (HCB56)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by Camurus Ltd (HCB57)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the General Medical Council (GMC) (HCB58)
15 September 2021
Commons
Written evidence submitted by the British Association of Social Workers (HCB59)
15 September 2021
Commons

Full transcripts

Committee Debates: compilation pdf of sittings so far
2 November 2021
Commons
2 November 2021
Commons
28 October 2021
Commons
28 October 2021
Commons
27 October 2021
Commons
27 October 2021
Commons
26 October 2021
Commons
26 October 2021
Commons
21 October 2021
Commons
20 October 2021
Commons
19 October 2021
Commons
23 September 2021
Commons
23 September 2021
Commons
21 September 2021
Commons
21 September 2021
Commons
17 September 2021
Commons
16 September 2021
Commons
14 September 2021
Commons
14 September 2021
Commons
9 September 2021
Commons
9 September 2021
Commons
7 September 2021
Commons
7 September 2021
Commons

Link to the relevant section in the Commons Hansard Daily Report

Commons 2nd reading

2nd reading - Commons Hansard link
14 July 2021
Commons

Commons Report stage

Report stage - day 1 - Commons Hansard link
22 November 2021
Commons

Lords 1st reading

24 November 2021
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

7 December 2021
Lords

Lords Committee stage

Lords Hansard - Part 1
26 January 2022
Lords
Lords Hansard - Part 2
26 January 2022
Lords
Lords Hansard - Part 3
26 January 2022
Lords
Lords Hansard - Part 1
24 January 2022
Lords
Lords Hansard - Part 2
24 January 2022
Lords
20 January 2022
Lords
Lords Hansard - Part 1
18 January 2022
Lords
Lords Hansard - Part 2
18 January 2022
Lords
Lords Hansard - Part 3
18 January 2022
Lords
Lords Hansard - Part 1
13 January 2022
Lords
Lords Hansard - Part 2
13 January 2022
Lords
Lords Hansard - Part 1
11 January 2022
Lords
Lords Hansard - Part 2
11 January 2022
Lords

Lords 1st reading

Minutes of Proceedings
24 November 2021
Lords

Lords 2nd reading

Minutes of Proceedings
7 December 2021
Lords

Lords Committee stage

Minutes of Proceedings - Part 1
26 January 2022
Lords
Minutes of Proceedings - Part 2
26 January 2022
Lords
Minutes of Proceedings - Part 3
26 January 2022
Lords
Minutes of Proceedings - Part 1
24 January 2022
Lords
Minutes of Proceedings -Part 2
24 January 2022
Lords
Minutes of Proceedings
20 January 2022
Lords
Minutes of Proceedings - Part 1
18 January 2022
Lords
Minutes of Proceedings - Part 2
18 January 2022
Lords
Minutes of Proceedings - Part 3
18 January 2022
Lords
Minutes of Proceedings - Part 1
13 January 2022
Lords
Minutes of Proceedings - Part 2
13 January 2022
Lords
Minutes of Proceedings - Part 1
11 January 2022
Lords
Minutes of Proceedings - Part 2
11 January 2022
Lords