§ Mr. Radice
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services whether he will seek to raise the exemption age for paying prescription charges from 15 to 16 years, in line with the new school leaving age.61W
§ Mr. Michael Alison
No. I would refer the hon. Member to my reply to the hon. Member for Sheffield, Brightside (Mr. Eddie Griffiths) on 14th June 1973.