[holding answer 25 January 2008]: The following table summarises the number of letters the Department has received since 28 December 2007 regarding the review of part IX of the Drug Tariff. The majority of correspondence from right hon. and hon. Members enclosed letters from constituents.
Type Number received after 28 December MP 135 Other 229 Total 364
Number received after 28 December
As the review is ongoing, all comments will be considered.
However, any correspondence dated after 28 December 2007 will not be counted among the responses to the three-month consultation ‘Arrangements under Part IX of the Drug Tariff for the provision of stoma and incontinence appliances— and related services— to Primary Care. Revised Proposals’ as the closing date was 28 December 2007.