Equality and Human Rights Commission

House of Lords written question – answered on 10th March 2009.

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Photo of Baroness Warsi Baroness Warsi Shadow Minister (Community Cohesion), Communities and Local Government

To ask Her Majesty's Government how much was spent by the Equality and Human Rights Commission in each year since its formation on (a) entertainment, and (b) consultants.

Photo of Baroness Royall of Blaisdon Baroness Royall of Blaisdon President of the Council, Privy Council Office, Leader of the House of Lords and Lord President of the Council (Privy Council Office)

The Equality and Human Rights Commission spent in 2007-08:

(a) hospitality—£15,265; and(b) consultants—0.

The commission expects to spend in the 2008-09 full financial year:

(a) hospitality—£11,381; and(b) consultants—£420,000.

Does this answer the above question?

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No2 people think not

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