§ Mr. Amess
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what is the average hourly fee charged by doctors acting in(a) a professional and (b) an expert capacity for preparing medico-legal reports to be presented in court;
(2) what is the average half-day fee paid to (a) professional medical witnesses and (b) expert medical witnesses for attendance at court.
§ Dr. Mawhinney
Fees are set by individual negotiation on each case and data are not available centrally.