The Committee began by considering the following Statutory Rules:
SR 2020/103 The Health Protection (Coronavirus Restrictions) (Amendment No.6) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2020
SR 2020/104 The Misuse of Drugs (Amendment No.2) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2020
SR 2020/106 The Mental Capacity (Deprivation of Liberty) (Amendment) (Revocation) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2020
The Committee then received an update briefing from the Department of Health’s Chief Social Worker.
The Committee also received a briefing from representatives of the dental sector on dentistry and the impact of COVID-19.