HC Deb 10 July 2000 vol 353 c438W
Fiona Mactaggart

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will take action to reduce variation between police forces in the medical standards which they require of newly recruited officers. [129990]

Mr. Charles Clarke

My right hon. Friend the Home Secretary is taking action to review recruitment procedures to ensure non-discriminatory practices and to publish national recruitment standards, including medical standards. My officials are working with police representative organisations to meet this deadline.

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