Departmental Written Questions

Cabinet Office written question – answered on 10th February 2010.

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Photo of David Simpson David Simpson Shadow Spokesperson (Education), Shadow Spokesperson (International Development), Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Business, Innovation and Skills)

To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office what average time her Office took to answer questions for (a) ordinary written answer and (b) written answer on a named day in the last 12 months.

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236 named day questions were tabled to Cabinet Office between 1 January and 31 December 2009 of which 71 per cent. received substantive answers on the day due for answer. 1,500 ordinary written questions were tabled to Cabinet Office during this period of which 67 per cent. received substantive answers within five parliamentary sitting days.

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