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Cannabis: Medical Treatments

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 21317, tabled on 26 February 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to increase the availability of medical cannabis through the NHS in Northern Ireland.

Answered on

2 March 2020

Policy on the availability of medicines, including medicinal cannabis, funded by the Health and Social Care Board in Northern Ireland is a devolved matter for the Northern Ireland Assembly.

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