§ Mr. Sillars
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how much debt was written off by each health board in the most recent full financial year.
§ Mr. William Ross
In 1973–74, the most recent year for which figures are available, debts written off by the five former regional hospital boards in Scotland were as follows:
Board Amount Northern £588 North-Eastern £5,925 Eastern £1,184 South-Eastern £2,638 Western £4,889 £15,224