§ Sir Michael Shersby
To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will make a statement on the extent to which the private finance initiative has progressed within the North Thames region; and if he will list those projects that have received outline business case approval. 
§ Mr. Sackville
The private finance initiative has made good progress within the North Thames region. Projects in the North Thames region approved under the private finance initiative are available in the Library. Business cases are not dealt with centrally at the outline stage.