On 3rd March 2022, the House of Lords debated the Health and Care Bill in the second day of the report stage. Votes were held on amendments to the bill, in which a Bishop took part:
The Bishop of Bristol took part in a vote on an amendment tabled by Baroness Cumberlege:
Baroness Cumberlege (Con): This amendment would require the Government to publish independently verified assessments every two years of current and future workforce numbers required to deliver care to the population in England, taking account of the economic projections made by the Office for Budget Responsibility, projected demographic changes, the prevalence of different health conditions and the likely impact of technology. Hansard
Amendment agreed. Content: 171 / Not Content: 119.
The Bishop of Bristol voted Content.