HL Deb 09 November 1978 vol 396 c421

My Lords, I beg to introduce a Bill to extend the powers conferred by Section 5 (2) (c) of the National Health Service Act 1977 and to amend certain provisions of that Act relating to the Public Health Laboratory Service Board. I beg to move that this Bill be now read a first time.

Moved, That the Bill be now read 1a.—(Lord Wells-Pestell.)

On Question, Bill read 1a, and to be printed.