Health and Social Care Committee

The Health and Social Care Committee has been set up by the Senedd to look at policy and legislation, and to hold the Welsh Government to account on specific issues. This includes the physical, mental and public health and well-being of the people of Wales, including the social care system.

The Committee has six members who come from the different parties represented in the Senedd. It is chaired by Russell George MS.

Find out more about the Committee, its members, and the areas it covers below.

Remit

The Committee was established on 23 June 2021 to examine legislation and hold the Welsh Government to account by scrutinising its expenditure, administration and policy matters, encompassing (but not restricted to): the physical, mental and public health and well-being of the people of Wales, including the social care system.

Committee Members