HC Deb 23 June 1998 vol 314 c482W
Mr. Browne

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will estimate the amount of additional funding which will be allocated to Ayrshire and Arran Health Board in 1998–99. [47080]

Mr. Galbraith

Ayrshire and Arran Health Board received a base general revenue allocation in October 1997 of £229.344 million for 1998–99. Subsequent allocations totalling £12.393 million have since issued, of which £1.482 million is attributable to the extra resources made available for tackling waiting lists. Further allocations will issue in-year as appropriate.

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