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1979-1987 : Mr Major’s Written Parliamentary Answer on Lung Cancer

Below is the text of Mr Major's written Parliamentary Answer on Lung Cancer on 25th March 1987.


Mr. Blair Asked the Secretary of State for Social Services when the regulations to introduce the prescribed disease disablement benefit scheme for those contracting lung cancer as a result of exposure to zinc chromate, calcium chromate, and strontium chromate dust will be laid before Parliament.

Mr. Major I refer the hon. Member to my reply to my hon. Friend the Member for Nuneaton (Mr. Stevens) on 4 March, at column 628.