§ Mrs. Dunwoody
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will consider extending the time period for which a police authorisation for pharmacists to have a strong safe applies.
§ Mr. Mayhew
A working group of the advisory council on the misuse of drugs is currently reviewing all aspects of the security of drugs controlled under the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971. Changes in the regulations relating to the storage of such drugs will be considered in due course in the light of the council's recommendations.