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Medical Treatments: Lasers

Volume 480: debated on Monday 13 October 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what plans he has to introduce secondary legislation to deregulate Class 3B and 4 lasers and intense light sources. (225016)

Following the responses to the “Private and Voluntary Healthcare Consultation: care Standards Act 2000. Regulations and national minimum standards consultation document”, (copies of which have already been placed in the Library) we are currently undertaking further detailed work in order to examine a range of different deregulatory options regarding lasers and lights.