Posts Tagged ‘Julie Morgan MP’

Sunbed ban to become law

Thursday, April 8th, 2010

We are delighted that the Sunbeds Bill has passed through the Lords! BMA Cymru would like to thank Julie Morgan MP for highlighting this important issue, and for the hard work which has gone into making this law. Doctors have been concerned for some time about the effects that exposure to harmful UV rays can [...]

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A tan to die for

Monday, February 8th, 2010

This Wednesday a debate on the Health Committees report on the use and regulation of sunbeds in Wales takes place in the Plenary session. BMA staff have produced a short information video and sent it to all Assembly Members ahead of the debate to remind them of the risks that sunbeds pose to the people [...]

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Sunbeds Bill through to the next stage!

Friday, January 29th, 2010

I am delighted that Members of Parliament have voted Julie Morgan’s Private Members Bill on sunbed regulation to the next stage. I hope that today’s vote will encourage more MPs to get involved in the debate and begin to feed through into a commitment by Government for radical action to regulate sunbeds. BMA Cymru Wales [...]

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Calling for support for Julie Morgan MP

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010

We are urging all Welsh MPs to support Julie Morgan’s Private Member’s Bill which would close a loophole in the law to protect the public from the dangers of sunbeds. The Bill is receiving its second reading in the House of Commons on Friday. We are urging all Welsh MPs to remain in Westminster on [...]

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Julie Morgan’s Private Members Bill Receives Government Backing

Wednesday, January 13th, 2010

BMA Cymru are delighted with the news that Julie Morgan MP’s private members bill which would ban under 18’s from using sunbeds, and ensure all sunbed use in England and Wales would be supervised has received Government backing. Andy Burnham, Secretary of State for Health has stated he will take action to protect young people [...]

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BMA Cymru support Julie Morgan MP’s private members bill

Thursday, December 17th, 2009

Julie Morgan, MP for Cardiff North has put down a private members bill which would ban under 18’s from using sunbeds, and ensure all sunbed use in England and Wales would be supervised. BMA Cymru are delighted that Julie has chosen to use her bill to close a loophole in law to protect the public [...]

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