HC Deb 12 December 1957 vol 579 cc167-8W
Mr. Charles Howell

asked the Minister of Health what action he proposes to take to protect the public where hospitals are shown to be contravening the provisions of the Clean Air Act and claim exemption as Crown property; and if he will make a statement on future policy.

Mr. Walker-Smith

Crown property is subject to Section 22 of the Clean Air Act and if excessive smoke from a hospital is reported to me by a local authority, I will act as required by that Section.

Forward to