§ Miss Emma Nicholson
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what plans he has to reduce the time taken to reimburse pharmacists for the cost of medicines, to bring them into line with the repayment scale demanded by medicine wholesalers. 
§ Mr. Malone
I refer the hon. Member to the reply that I gave to my hon. Friend the Member for Gosport (Mr. Viggers) on 12 December 1995 at column580.