§ Mr. Viggers
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence if he will set up a co-ordinating committee to oversee liaison between the National Health Service and Defence Medical Services. 
§ Mr. Doug Henderson
Following the announcement by my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Defence on 14 December 1998,Official Report, column 329, National Health Service representatives have been appointed to the two new senior management boards to ensure effective liaison between the Defence Medical Services and the National Health Service.