The Policy Navigator Library has been designed to provide users with additional information to supplement material discussed in the six timelines. The library includes a list of legislation, organisations and publications. The library does not contain information on every Act or publication mentioned in the timeline, and you may find it easier to view the timelines first before accessing content in this section.
The government’s first public health white paper Healthy lives, healthy people: our strategy for public health in England built on some of the ideas outlined in Equity and excellence: liberating
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 first NHS outcomes framework 2010–2011 was published alongside outcomes frameworks for adult social care and public health.
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
Following the publication of Equity and excellence: liberating the NHS, the Department of Health published PCT cluster implementation guidance, which required Primary Care Trusts (PCTs) to come togeth