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Abortion: Drugs

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 902657, tabled on 13 July 2021

What assessment his Department has made of the future of the provision allowing both sets of abortion pills to be taken at home.

Answered on

13 July 2021

The Government has undertaken a public consultation on whether to make permanent the current temporary measure for home use of both pills for early medical abortion. We are considering all evidence submitted and plan to publish our response later this year. The temporary measure will be kept in place until a decision has been made.

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