This consultation ended 13 January 2017.
Summary of outcome
The summary of responses is now available.
Details of outcome
We want your views on draft regulations and operational arrangements for this new service.
The new role of independent medical examiner will confirm the cause of all deaths that do not need to be investigated by a coroner. We are consulting on draft regulations for:
- the appointment of medical examiners and additional functions
- a fee to be payable to local health boards for the service.