§ Ms Rachel Squire
To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what form his proposed alterations to existing legislation will take to enable community care trusts to be formed.
§ Mr. Hanley
[holding answer 11 March 1993]: The Government intend to publish a proposal for a draft Order in Council later this year to enable boards to delegate certain statutory functions to health and social services trusts. The precise form and content of the order are still being considered.