I do not know whether we in this House have any jurisdiction over the acts of the United States of America. We are concerned with the position in this country, and my right hon. Friends are considering what action can be taken.
Forgetting the fundamental reasons for seeing pink elephants, may I ask my hon. Friend whether a special acknowledgment or letter of thanks has been sent to the Medical Officer of Health for the city of Bristol who first brought this danger to the notice of his Department and the country?