The NITI Aayog Committee had consulted all the States/UTs while framing of the draft Bill. The opinion of experts and academicians was elicited through discussions. The draft Bill was also hosted on the website of NitiAayog inviting public comments. Representation of IMA was also received in the matter which has been considered while framing the draft Bill.
The Minister of State (Health and Family Welfare), Sh Faggan Singh Kulaste stated this in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha.