§ Mr. Russell
asked the Minister of Health the terms of reference and membership of the proposed committee to inquire into the reasons for the cost of the general pharmaceutical services provided under the National Health Service.
§ Mr. Vosper
The terms of reference areHaving regard to the increased cost of prescriptions issued in the National Health Service, to investigate the factors contributing to this cost and to make recommendations.
The membership is:
Sir Henry Hinchliffe, D.L., B.A. (Chairman). W. Brockbank, Esq., T.D.. M.D., B.Ch.,
K. R. Capper, Esq., Ph.D., B.Pharm, F.P.S., D.I.C.
H. C. Faulkner, Esq., M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P.
F. E. Gould, Esq., M.B., Ch.B., M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P.
D. V. Hubble, Esq., M.D., F.R.C.P.
Professor C. A. Keele, M.D., F.R.C.P.
Professor M. G. Kendall, M.A., Sc.D.
A. M. Maiden, Esq., M.B., Ch.B.
A. D. Stoker, Esq., T.D., M.B., Ch.B.
Professor A. P. Thomson, M.C., M.D., F.R.C.P.
One further appointment is to be made.