HL Deb 26 January 1998 vol 585 c6WA
Lord Walton of Detchant

asked Her Majesty's Government:

Whether, in the light of assurances previously given to the President and Officers of the General Dental Council, they will soon be in a position to proceed with legislation to amend the Dentists Act 1984. [HL181]

Baroness Jay of Paddington

We are considering the need for new legislation across the health sector, including amendments to the Dentists Act 1984, and will make an announcement as soon as possible.