HC Deb 20 October 1994 vol 248 cc310-1W
Mr. Morgan

To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what consultations he has had with purchasing health authorities in Wales with respect to the funding of a consortium to purchase medical genetic services.

Mr. Redwood

None. Advice on contracting mechanisms, including consortium purchasing, for specialised services was set out in Welsh Office circular DGM(94)65. These are matters for health authorities and providers to decide.