HC Deb 23 October 1961 vol 646 c29W
Mr. K. Robinson

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many patients in the three special hospitals, separately, have been recommended for discharge by Mental Health Review Tribunals; in how many instances he has rejected the tribunal's advice; and how many cases he still has under consideration.

Mr. R. A. Butler

The appropriate Mental Health Review Tribunal has recommended the discharge of six patients detained in Broadmoor Hospital. I have not accepted the Tribunal's advice regarding two of these patients, and one case is still under consideration In the other three cases I have accepted the Tribunal's advice. No recommendation for discharge of a patient from Rampton

Total number or orders known to have been made Number of patients admitted to:
Broadmoor Rampton Moss Side
Hospital orders without restrictions (Section 60) 563 2 8 6
Hospital orders with restrictions (Sections 60 and 65) 85 3 21 2

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