Health: Contaminated Blood Products

House of Lords written question – answered on 20th July 2009.

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Photo of Lord Roberts of Conwy Lord Roberts of Conwy Conservative

To ask Her Majesty's Government further to the Written Answer by Lord Darzi of Denham on 29 June (WA 15), whether Department of Health officials have been advised by the Macfarlane Trust of the number of applications so far for life insurance that have been made by infected beneficiaries supported by the Macfarlane Trust.

To ask Her Majesty's Government further to the Written Answer by Lord Darzi of Denham on 29 June (WA 15), whether Department of Health officials have been advised by the Macfarlane Trust whether the Trust would share information in respect of how many applications for life insurance have been made by infected beneficiaries supported by the Trust; and, if so, what is their assessment of that information.

Photo of Lord Darzi of Denham Lord Darzi of Denham Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department of Health, Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department of Health)

Department of Health officials have not been advised by the Macfarlane Trust of the number of life insurance applications made by its beneficiaries and have not been advised by the trust about possible sharing of such information.

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