§ Mr. George
To ask the Chairman of the Public Accounts Commission if he will establish the full cost of the National Audit Office study into the type 23 frigate and the common new generation frigate indicating what proportion of that cost is represented by the part of the study which was reported to Parliament in the NAO report "Procurement Lessons for the Common New Generation Frigate", HC 692, Session 1994–95. 
§ Sir Peter Hordern
The National Audit Office's work on the type 23 frigate programme is not complete. Further information will be reported to the Public Accounts Committee later this year.