HC Deb 10 July 1997 vol 297 cc580-1W
Mr. Colvin

To ask the Secretary of State for health when he intends to publish the conclusions of his discussions with the Local Government Association on 12 May concerning the improvement of provision on long-term care for the elderly; and if he will make a statement. [7223]

Mr. Boateng

The meeting covered a range of topics including long term care. The views of the Local Government Association are valued and will be taken into account as we decide what action to take on provision of long-term care for the elderly.