Transvaginal Mesh Removal (Cost Reimbursement) (Scotland) Bill
Some people have paid private healthcare costs to have their transvaginal mesh implant removed.
This Bill would allow the Government to set up a scheme which could pay back those costs to people. This could include travel costs and hotel accommodation paid for in relation to the surgery.
The scheme could also cover other details, such as:
- who can apply
- how to apply
- time limits on applying
The Bill was passed on 25 January 2022 and became an Act on 03 March 2022
Stage 2 - Changes to detail
MSPs can propose changes (“amendments”) to the Bill. The amendments are considered and decided on by a committee.
The Bill ended Stage 2 on 14 December 2021
The correspondence the Committee sent and received while the Bill progressed through Parliament.
Bill as amended at Stage 2
Additional information from the Scottish Government on the Bill following Stage 2
Revised Explanatory Notes
Explanation of the Bill