A meeting of the Senate Standing Committee on National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination, was held under the chairmanship of Dr. Mohammad Humayun Mohmand, here at the Parliament House, on Tuesday.
The agenda of the Committee was regarding two bills, reorganization of the Federal Medical Teaching Institutes and Teaching Hospitals (the Federal Medical Teaching Institutes Bill, 2021) –and Bill to re-organize and create the National Institute of Health ( The National Institute of Health Re-organization) Bill, 2021- referred by the House.
The Members of the Committee requested the Chair for time to deliberate upon the bill as they had received the copies of bills as well as the working papers by the concerned Ministry very late, consequently, could not study the bills. Therefore, on the request of the members, the Chairman adjourned the meeting and the Committee decided to call next meeting to discuss the bills on 24th, June, 2021.
Earlier the meeting commenced with the welcoming remarks by the chairman committee, thanking the members to attend the meeting. The meeting was attended by Senator Rubina Khalid, Bahramand Khan Tangi, Hafiz Abdul Karim, Imamuddin Shouqeen, Jam Mahtab Hussain Dahar, Sana Jamili, Dr. Faisal Sultan, SAPM and officials of National Institute of Health, Islamabad.
The Chairman Committee adjourned the meeting till 24th June 2021, for further deliberations.