§ 41. Sir F. FLANNERY
asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Agriculture on what date the last case of rabies was reported and confirmed in the North-east Essex area; and if ho can now state at what date the restrictions upon dogs will be removed in that area?
Sir A. BOSCAWEN
The last case of rabies in the North Essex Area occurred on 24th October last. The question of contracting the present Scheduled Area is under consideration, and, if no further case of rabies occurs in this area, all restrictions now in force will be removed by the end of June at latest.