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Parliamentary Questions

Treasury written question – answered on 17th January 2005.

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Photo of David Marshall David Marshall Labour, Glasgow Shettleston

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what his latest estimate is of the cost of answering (a) an oral and (b) a written parliamentary question.

Photo of Stephen Timms Stephen Timms The Financial Secretary to the Treasury

As at April 2004, the average costs of answering an oral parliamentary question and a written parliamentary question were £345 and £148 respectively.

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No2 people think not

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