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Epilepsy

Volume 124: debated on Friday 18 December 1987

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To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Science if he will give details of the progress to date of the recommendations relevant to his Department contained within the report of the working group on services for people with epilepsy.

A joint circular was published by DES and DHSS in July 1986 which drew the attention of education, health and social services authorities to this report. The recommendations on educational matters are directed not at my right hon. Friend, but at local education authorities. It is for individal LEAs to consider the recommendations of the report.