Friday, 25 October 2013
18th Sitting of the Health and Family Committee
At the sitting held on 24 October, the Health and Family Committee adopted the Ministry of Health Activity Information for the period April-June and July-September 2013, presented by Minister of Health Slavica Djukic Dejanovic.
Committee Chairman Prof. Dr Dusan Milisavljevic suggested that patient screenings should be regulated by law, while the Committee members discussed the waiting lists of patients suffering from malignant diseases, correct functioning of mammographs, drafting of a rulebook regulating the nostrification of diplomas and showed particular interest in the allocation of heath care donation funds in the period 2000-2012. The Committee members agreed that this issue should be the topic of one of the Committee’s future sittings.
The Minister of Health suggested that the use of genetically modified food and its impact on human health should be discussed in a public hearing attended by the Health and Family Committee, as well as the committees in charge of science, agriculture and the environment.
The sitting was chaired by Prof. Dr Dusan Milisavljevic, Committee Chairman.
Committees related to this activity
13.00 - press conference of MPs Sasa Radulovic, Branka Stamenkovic and Vojin Biljic (National Assembly House, 13 Nikola Pasic Square, Central Hall)