HC Deb 23 November 1979 vol 974 c393W
Dr. Summerskill

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services how many dentists in Halifax are (a) working full-time for the National Health Service and (b) combining National Health Service with private dental practice, respectively; and how these numbers have changed during the last two years.

Sir George Young

General dental practitioners are independent contractors. They are not required to provide the information requested.