§ 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