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Liberating the NHS: legislative framework and next steps was the government’s response to the consultation following the publication of Equity and excellence: liberating the NHS.
The Health Select Committee published its report on commissioning on 18 January 2011, the day before the health and social care bill was introduced in Parliament.
Government response to the House of Commons Health Select Committee third report of session 2010–11: commissioning (2011)
The government responded to the concerns set out in the House of Commons Health Select Committee third report of session 2010-11: commissioning stating that: ‘The weaknesses in commissioning
The Health Select Committee fifth report – commissioning: further issues was published in March 2011 during the health and social care bill’s passage through the House of Commons. The com