§ 15. Mr. Tipping
To ask the Secretary of State for Health if she will make a statement on her current plans for the future of free dental treatment for pregnant women and nursing mothers.
§ Dr. Mawhinney
Sir Kenneth Bloomfield's review of the remuneration of general dental practitioners suggested116W that pregnant and nursing women should no longer be automatically exempt from dental charges. We have consulted widely on his report and shall announce our proposals in due course.