§ 35. Mr. Awbery
asked the Minister of Health what joint machinery has been set up for fixing the remuneration of the 2W general dental practitioner; and what procedure is adopted in cases of a failure to agree.
§ Mr. Iain Macleod
The remuneration of general dental practitioners is fixed by Regulations, after consultation between the Health Departments and the profession. The procedure for dealing with disputes is set out in Section 13 of the National Health Service (Amendment) Act, 1949.