HC Deb 26 January 1978 vol 942 cc716-7W
Mr. Christopher Price

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services (1) what action he intends to take about the Court Committee's recommendation for a joint committee for children;

(2) if he intends to recommend to area health authorities the Court Committee's proposal for a district handicapped team;

(3) if, in the light of recent pronouncements about the re-expansion of public expenditure, he will now take action to strengthen the preventive health services for children.

Mr. Ennals

I would refer my hon. Friend to my reply to my hon. Friend the Member for South Shields (Mr. Blenkinsop) on 19th January.—[Vol. 942, c.324–5.]