§ Mr. Milburn
To ask the Secretary of State for Health if she will provide an estimate for the value of fundholding allocations retained by general practitioner fundholders at the year end in each of the last four years, by region.
§ Mr. Malone
The available data for the first two years of fundholding are shown in the table. Final audited accounts for 1993–94 are not yet available. Savings may be retained for up to four years for use for the benefit of patients of the practice.