asked the Secretary of State for Social Services whether any further progress has been made with the EEC countries on the basis of the bilateral health-care agreement with the German Federal Republic for self-employed and non-employed visitors; and whether he will make a statement.
A similar bilateral agreement with Denmark is already in force. As regards the other EEC countries I would refer the hon. Member to my reply to the hon. Member for Harrogate (Mr. Banks) on 22nd March.—[Vol. 928, c. 491–2.]