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Tim Loughton: To ask the Secretary of State for Health who will appoint the new advocates proposed in the draft Mental Health Bill; and what the relationship will be between the advocates and the legal representatives envisaged in the draft Bill. 
In addition, as under the Mental Health Act 1983, all patients who have a Mental Health Tribunal hearing under the Bill will be entitled to public funding of legal services (legal aid) and will therefore be entitled to a legal representative at the Tribunal.
Mr. Hoyle: To ask the Secretary of State for Health how much funding has been provided in (a) Chorley, (b) the North West and (c) England for mental health services in financial year 200405. 
Miss Melanie Johnson: It is not possible to disaggregate funding for mental health services from the total national health service expenditure. Following the Department's "Shifting the balance of power" initiative, funding is allocated to primary care trusts (PCTs) on the basis of the relative needs of their populations. It is for PCTs, in partnership with strategic health authorities and other local stakeholders, to determine how best to use their funds to meet national and local priorities for health.
Mr. Hutton: As part of the independent sector treatment centre (ISTC) programme, Netcare are the provider of two mobile cataract theatres. Within this programme, Netcare have carried out 9,000 cataract operations and are contracted to carry out over 44,000 over the term of the contract.
Paul Farrelly: To ask the Secretary of State for Health what his estimate is of the total cost of the planned (a) local hospital in Stoke North and (b) single site hospital in North Staffordshire. 
Mr. Wilshire: To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will list Public Interest reports issued by NHS trust auditors under the provisions of section (a) 8 and (b) 19 of the Audit Commission Act 1998, broken down by (i) trust, (ii) the date of report and (iii) the issue giving rise to the report; and what the name of the auditors was in each case. 
|Leeds Health Authority/Leeds Community National Health Service Trust||September 1999||Concern over payments made to a consultancy firm over a six year period||District audit|
|Bedfordshire Shared Services, including one NHS trust, one health authority and three primary care trusts.||May 2002||Deficiencies in the arrangements to maintain adequate systems of financial control and to keep proper accounting records||District audit|
|West Yorkshire Metropolitan Ambulance Service NHS Trust||March 2003||Deficiencies in arrangements to adequately project manage the roll out of a major departmental initiative, NHS Professionals, and the financial difficulties which arose as a consequence||Audit Commission operations directorate|
|Avon, Gloucester and Wiltshire strategic health authority (SHA), including NHS trusts in its area.||March 2003||Financial standing of the NHS organisation s within the SHA area.||Audit Commission operations directorate|
|The Mid Yorkshire hospitals NHS Trust (this report also constitutes a referral under Section 19 because of the potential breach of the trust's break even duty).||September 2004||Financial standing.||RSM Robson Rhodes|
|Northallerton NHS Trust||May 1999||Severance agreement and house purchase made to an employee by the NHS trust.||Deloitte and Touche|
|Cornwall Healthcare NHS Trust||December 1999||Early retirement arrangements for the chief executive of the NHS trust.||District audit|
|Royal Berkshire Ambulance NHS Trust||January 2004||Increase in the chief executive's pay prior to retirement.||Audit Commission operations directorate|
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