HL Deb 02 November 1998 vol 594 c28WA
Lord Clement-Jones

asked Her Majesty's Government:

When they will announce the conclusions of the Department of Health's review of the Vaccine Damage Payments Scheme. [HL3562]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Social Security (Baroness Hollis of Heigham)

The Vaccine Damage Payments Scheme is the responsibility of the Department of Social Security. Consideration is still being given to this complex and sensitive issue and an announcement will be made in due course.