§ Rev. Ian Paisley
To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what was the total cost of the Mitchell Commission; and what percentage of this was paid by(a) Her Majesty's Government and (b) the Irish Government. 
§ Sir John Wheeler
I refer the hon. Gentleman to the reply that I gave to the hon. Member for North Down (Mr. McCartney) on 5 February 1996,Official Report, column 75.