§ Mr. Hanson
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what procedures he has instituted to monitor the expenditure and effectiveness of the £2.3 million divested by his office to local health authorities in Wales for the prevention of drug misuse this year.
§ Mr. Richards
Action to tackle drug misuse is included in the annual plans of health authorities and is a priority for attention in 1995–96. Achievements against health plan objectives are monitored regularly by the Welsh Office and are discussed at annual review meetings with health authorities.