§ Mr. Kennedy
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services whether his Department intends to provide a share of the funding required for the purposes of the development in co-operation with Gaelt Research Ltd. of Ross-shire of a disposable medical pressure transducer sensor; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. John Patten
Yes. The Department has agreed to share the development costs for one year in the first instance. Funding for a further year will be agreed if progress in the first year is satisfactory.