HC Deb 16 February 1993 vol 219 c161W
Mr. Stern

To ask the Secretary of State for Health if she will list all regional health authority chairmen who have received payments on retirement additional to their salary in the last five years, and the amounts of such payments in each year.

Dr. Mawhinney

With the agreement of the Treasury, my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State has decided to make a payment of £10,000 to Sir James Ackers under the provisions of paragraph 9(3) of schedule 5 to the National Health Service Act 1977. There have been no other such payments in the last five years.