§ Mr. Nicholas Winterton
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services, pursuant to his reply of 23 February, Official Report, column 113, if he will indicate the owner and registered company address of each of those private clinics licensed to perform abortions; and if he will indicate in the case of each such clinic whether agency arrangements exist for the carrying out in the clinic of National Health Service-funded abortions.
§ Mr. Newton
Information on ownership is provided by applicants for approval under the Abortion Act to my right hon. Friend for his own use and is not intended for publication. My hon. Friend should approach approved places direct for this information.
Information is not routinely collected about the existence of agency arrangements.