HC Deb 20 February 1996 vol 272 c96W
Ms Coffey

To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many appointments have been made of chairmen of the new health authorities; and what percentage of those appointments are women. [15575]

Mr. Malone

Chairmen have been identified for 99 of the 100 proposed health authorities. Forty-two per cent. of the chairmen are women.