NICE is consulting over proposals to provide a range of condom distribution schemes in an attempt to reduce the spread of STIs. Schemes under consideration include multicomponent schemes for young people up to the age of 25 years (where condom distribution is combined with education, information and demonstrations), single component schemes (free condoms) and cost-price sales schemes.
CMF will contribute a response emphasising the importance of behavioural change, rather than simply improved or novel means of condom distribution, as key to reducing the incidence of STIs.
Consultation closes on 16 September 2016 at 5pm
The Law Commission is inviting views on a number of points of law as it relates to surrogacy. Issues in the law that may be in need of reform include:
Responses are due before 31 October 2016. Details can be found here.