HC Deb 01 March 1984 vol 55 c286W
Mr. Terry Davis

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether he has yet reached any conclusions about the central collection of statistics of persons detained by the police under section 136 of the Mental Health Act 1959.

Mr. Hurd

I refer the hon. Member to the reply I gave to the hon. Member for St. Helens, South (Mr. Bermingham) on 24 January, at c.471.