HC Deb 25 January 1972 vol 829 c416W
Q13. Mr. Leadbitter

asked the Prime Minister when he proposes to announce the appointment of an ombudsman in respect of matters relating to local government and health services.

The Prime Minister

The Government propose to introduce legislation to establish an ombudsman system in local government when it is reorganised. My right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Social Services hopes to make an announcement shortly on the question of a Health Commissioner.