§ DR. THOMPSON (Monaghan, N.)
To ask the President of the Local Government Board if he will consent to appoint a small Select Committee to consider the advisability of the State registration of nurses.
(Answered by Mr. Pretyman.) The subject of nursing generally is not within the province of my Department, which is only concerned with it as respects nursing in Poor Law institutions. I am not in† See (4) Debates, cxxx., 239.98 a position to give the consent asked for in the Question.