§ Mr. Galbraith
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will give the nominating body or person for each health board member as of 1 April 1991.
§ Mr. Michael Forsyth
The information requested is as follows.
Those members of health boards who did not seek reappointment or who were ineligible for reappointment were not considered for membership of the new health boards. Those existing members seeking reappointment were nominated by their health board.
Health Board Nominating Body, if any Argyll and Clyde Mrs. E. S. Lander CBI Mr. C. H. Parker CBI
Health Board Nominating Body, if any Ayrshire and Arran Dr. K. G. Fegan Health Board Mr. W. M. Ritchie Health Board Borders Mr. D. A. G. Kilshaw Health Board Miss M. Marshall Scottish Association for Mental Health Fife Mr. F. J. R. Craig Self Mrs. M. Steedman OBE Self Mr. G. M. Thomson Health Board Forth Valley Dr. G. B. Hastings Strathclyde University Mr. C. S. R. Stroyan Self Mrs. K. A. Smith Women's Royal Voluntary Service Grampian Dr. C. A. MacLeod Self Prof. D. Ogston University of Aberdeen Greater Glasgow Mr. A. Scobbie Self Highland Mr. D. J. Mackay CBI Mrs. A. Macpherson Ross and Cromarty Council of Voluntary Service Lothian Prof R. C. B. Aitken University of Edinburgh Mr. R. Findlay Self Mrs. M. B. M. Knox Lord James Douglas-Hamilton Orkney Mr. E. M. Gibson MBE Health Board Mrs. E. B. Kerr Orkney Local Health Council Mr. J. Rendall Voluntary Services Orkney Shetland Mrs. M. U. Colligan Shetland Islands Council Sqn. Ldr. B. P. Gregson Health Board Mr. R. L. Johnston Health Board Tayside Mr. R. J. Jarvis Self Prof. R. E. Olver University of Dundee Western Isles Mr. I. D. Mclver Health Board
§ Mr. David Marshall
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will list in theOfficial Report the names, addresses and qualifications of all persons appointed to each of the newly reconstituted health boards in Scotland.
§ Mr. Michael Forsyth
I refer the hon. Member to the reply given on Wednesday 13 February to my hon. Friend the Member for Tayside, North (Mr. Walker) at columns525–26. Two further appointments have been made since then as follows:
Appointments Residence Tayside Health Board Mr. R. J. Jarvis Dunning Western Isles Health Board Rev. J. A. MacDonald Daliburgh
Health board members are appointed for their experience, abilities and personal qualities and not on the basis of specific qualifications which may not be relevant to their appointment.