Following a referral on 13 August 2020 from the Minister for Health, The Hon Greg Hunt MP, the Committee will inquire into and report on approval processes for new drugs and novel medical technologies in Australia.
The Committee has extended the submission close date until Tuesday 3 November 2020 due to the high volume of extension requests. Information that may assist in preparing a submission to the Committee may be viewed here.
Due to Covid19 travel restrictions, the Committee plans to schedule public hearings in early 2021. Please contact the secretariat if you have further questions at Health.Reps@aph.gov.au.
If you are attending a public hearing as a witness and have accessibility requirements, please contact the secretariat as soon as possible.