Sokoto Assembly passes bill to regulate private health care providers

Sokoto Assembly passes bill to regulate private health care providers

The Sokoto State House of Assembly has passed a bill for a law to regulate the activities of private health care service providers in the state so as to ensure that they provide quality health care delivery.

 

The bill was passed after the adoption of the report of the House Committee on Health, presented by its Chairman, Alhaji Ibrahim Sarki (PDP-Sokoto North II), at Wednesday’s plenary in Sokoto.

 

Alhaji Bello Ambarura, moved a motion for the consideration the report.

 

The Deputy Speaker, Abubakar Magaji, who presided over the sitting, put the motion into a voice vote and it was unanimously adopted by the lawmakers.

 

Also, the House passed a bill for a law to establish the State Medical Consumables Management Agency.

 

The House, thereafter, adjourned plenary until Jan. 19, 2021, to allow the lawmakers to celebrate Christmas and New Year holidays.

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