Health bill published

The Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children, Mary Harney, T.D., today (19 November 2004) announced the publication of the Health Bill 2004. This provides for the establishment of the Health Service Executive on a statutory basis and provides for the abolition of the Eastern Regional Health Authority and the other health boards.

Read the press release

View a PDF of the Health Bill (as initiated)

View a PDF of the Explanatory Memorandum

You can view the progress of the Health Bill on the Oireachtas site