§ Rev. Martin Smyth
asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what discussions he has had with organisations, individuals and members of the nursing and medical profession in Northern Ireland to ascertain their views on the Government's proposed regulations on the range of prescribable drugs under the National Health Service.
§ Mr. Chris Patten
I have discussed the proposals with the Pharmaceutical Society of Northern Ireland and Galen Limited, of Craigavon, the only two interests who requested a meeting.