§ 23. Dr. John A. Cunningham
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services how and under what conditions doctors may prescribe the provision of plastic lenses by the National Health Service; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Alison
Hospital ophthalmologists may prescribe the provision of any type of plastics lens as part of the hospital eye service; ophthalmic medical practitioners may prescribe the provision of plastics bifocal lenses and of plastics lenticular lenses under the general ophthalmic services.