§ Mr. Ainger
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales if he will make it his policy to require national health service trusts to publish the salary and fringe benefit packages of their executive directors in their annual reports.
§ Mr. Gwilym Jones
NHS trusts in Wales will be required to publish annual financial statements. The information to be provided will include:
- (i) Total emoluments paid to the chairman and to the highest paid hoard member:
- (ii) Emoluments paid to other board members in hands of £5,000 with no lower limit:
- (iii) The number of employees, excluding executive directors, who received remuneration in excess of £40,000 in hands of £5,000.