HC Deb 24 February 2003 vol 400 c373W
Dr. Evan Harris

To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will list those public bodies for which his Department is responsible where provision is made in the job description of the chairman that the policies of the body are compatible with those of the Secretary of State. [97243]

Mr. Hutton

[holding answer 12 February 2003]: The job descriptions for the chairs of the following bodies state they should ensure that their board observes the Secretary of State's policies and priorities.

National Health Service trusts

Strategic health authorities

Primary care trusts

The Dental Practice Board

The Commission for Patient and Public Involvement in Health

The NHS Appointments Commission

The National Institute for Clinical Excellence