HC Deb 13 June 1968 vol 766 c58W
56. Sir E. Boyle

asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science whether he will summarise the work of his Department on the lines of the examples given in the case of the Home Office in paragraph 34 of the Centre for Administrative Studies Occasional Paper No. 4, published by Her Majesty's Treasury.

Mr. Edward Short

As my right hon. Friend the Chancellor of the Exchequer said on 11th June in his reply to a Question by the right hon. Member for Wallasey (Mr. Marples), an initial study of the feasibility of applying the output budgeting technique in my Department is nearing completion. It is not possible to publish any summary at this stage.—[Vol. 766; c.15.]