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Cremation Certificates

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury – in the House of Commons at 10:30 am on 10th May 2007.

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Photo of Anne McIntosh Anne McIntosh Shadow Minister (Children, Young People and Families) 10:30 am, 10th May 2007

I congratulate the Minister on securing that exemption, but is he committed to securing similar arrangements regarding the requirement for two doctors' signatures in these circumstances? In cases of untimely and unexpected death, which cause supreme shock and loss to a family, will he confirm that the present arrangement involving two doctors will continue for the foreseeable future?