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Hospital Equipment (Sales)

Volume 931: debated on Thursday 12 May 1977

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asked the Secretary of State for Social Services how the price for equipment no longer in use in hospitals is evaluated.

It is for the National Health Service authority disposing of equipment that is surplus to requirements or obsolete to get the best possible price it can.

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what was the value of second-hand equipment sold by his Department in 1976, 1975 and 1974.

The only information readily available relates to proceeds from the sales of civic defence stockpile items as follows: 1973–74. £16,507; 1974–75, £69,282; 1975–76, £3,577.