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Joint Biosecurity Centre

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 52272, tabled on 1 June 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Prime Minister’s announcement of the Joint Biosecurity Centre, what plans the Government has for the (a) budgets, (b) ministerial oversight and (c) senior leadership of that Centre.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

2 July 2020

The Joint Biosecurity Centre is an integral part of the Test and Trace Service in the Department for Health and Social Care, and led by a Director General.

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