HC Deb 19 February 1991 vol 186 c121W
Mr. Nigel Griffiths

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland what steps he is taking to ensure that members of local health councils fully reflect the views of the community they serve.

Mr. Michael Forsyth

[holding answer 18 February 1991]: Health boards have been advised to ensure that council members are drawn from throughout their area and that selection is made after consultation with all appropriate bodies.