§ 38. Mr. Coulson
asked the Minister of Health when he will make a decision as to any further vaccination of the population of Hull against poliomyelitis; and whether any such further vaccination would be of a vaccine containing strains 1, 2 and 3.
§ 42. Lord Balniel
asked the Minister of Health what has been the average net profit per prescription made by chemists for dispensing prescriptions under the National Health Service in each year since 1957, inclusive; and what was the estimated average net profit per prescription in 1961 had no alteration been made on 1st November, 1961 in the system of remuneration.
§ Mr. Powell
The estimated average net profit per prescription was 40d. in 1957; 43d. in 1958; 4.8d. in 1959; 5.7d. in 1960;and would have been 6.3d. in 1961 if no alteration had been made.