§ Mr. Strang
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what new arrangements he has made for the funding of voluntary injecting drug misuser groups; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. John MacKay
Health boards will assume responsibility with effect from 1 April 1987 for the support of local drug projects currently funded by the Scottish Home and Health Department. The detailed arrangements will be set out in a circular to be issued shortly.