§ Helen Jones
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what representations he has received concerning a compulsory registration system for operating theatre practitioners; and if he will make a statement. 256W
§ Mr. Milburn
[holding answer 3 December 1998]: We have received a representation from the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland concerning a proposed compulsory registration system for operating theatre practitioners. The representation is now being considered.