Martin van Rijn was appointed State Secretary for Health, Welfare and Sport in the Cabinet Rutte-Asscher on 5 November 2012.
Martin van Rijn's recent working visits
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Ban on sale of e-cigarettes to minors
The sale of electronic cigarettes to young people under the age of 18 is to be banned, regardless of whether or not they...
Government approves action plan on UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
The cabinet has approved a plan of action for implementing the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities,...
National Prevention Programme to kick off in February 2014
'Health matters'. That’s the title of a new National Prevention Programme proposed by Health Minister Edith Schippers and State...