HC Deb 27 January 1997 vol 289 c107W
Mr. Flynn

To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security how many(a) medical members of disability appeal tribunals and (b) doctors appointed to sit as medical assessors in appeals involving the all work test are employed by the Benefits Agency; and in what capacity. [11086]

Mr. Burt

No doctor who is currently employed by Benefits Agency medical services, in a full-time or part-time capacity, may be appointed as a medical member of a disability appeal tribunal or as a medical assessor.


Independent Tribunal Service.