HC Deb 16 January 1998 vol 304 c328W
Mr. Godman

To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland when she proposes to announce the results of the Comprehensive Spending Review in respect of(a) Departmental and (b) spending priorities; and if she will make a statement. [22742]

Mr. Paul Murphy

The outcome of the Northern Ireland spending review will not be available until after the national review has been completed. The national review is expected to be concluded in the summer.