Blood: Contamination

Cabinet Office written question – answered on 30th June 2021.

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Photo of Ian Lavery Ian Lavery Labour, Wansbeck

To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Minister for the Cabinet Office, whether the chair of the Infected Blood compensation framework has been given budget boundaries for that framework.

Photo of Penny Mordaunt Penny Mordaunt Paymaster General

The purpose of this study is to provide the Paymaster General with advice on potential options for compensation framework design and solutions for victims of infected blood. Following public consultation, the study’s terms of reference will be finalised. It is important that the independent reviewer, Sir Robert Francis, is able to examine all options and design solutions. No budget boundaries have been set in respect of his considerations.

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