Tuesday, 23 July 2019

Ceisteanna (1960)

Micheál Martin

Ceist:

1960. Deputy Micheál Martin asked the Minister for Health if he has had communication from a body (details supplied) regarding the Health (Regulation of Termination of Pregnancy) Act 2018 since it was commenced; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [34414/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Health)

As the Deputy will be aware, the Health (Regulation of Termination of Pregnancy) Act 2018 was signed into law by the President on 20 December 2018 and commenced on 1 January 2019.

Since that time, I can confirm that my Department has received communications from the Institute of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in relation to copies of the Interim Clinical Guidance documents developed by the body and the operation of the Act.

Question No. 1961 answered with Question No. 1398.