HC Deb 11 February 1980 vol 978 c476W
Mr. Ian Lloyd

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services whether, following the recommendations of the joint Royal Society, Advisory Board for Research Councils and Advisory Council on Applied Research and Development report, under the chairmanship of Dr. A. Spinks, he will adjust his Department's purchasing policy to encourage small biotechnology firms.

Sir George Young

I shall consider the report when I have received it.