The Household Workplace is to be asked to attempt to break the deadlock more than securing a medicinal cannabis prescription for a severely epileptic boy.
A Higher Court judge produced the announcement in the case of County Tyrone boy Billy Caldwell on Tuesday.
The Division of Well being will also be invited to take element in proceedings aimed at getting the remedy for the 14-year-old on the NHS.
The court heard that present arrangements could finish.
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