§ Mr. Healey
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment if he will publish Employment Service performance data in relation to the annual performance agreement targets on a quarterly basis. 
§ Mr. Andrew Smith
A summary of Employment Service performance against its Annual Performance Agreement targets will be published on a quarterly basis in future, starting with the first quarter of the 1999–2000 operational year. Performance for the 1998–99 operational year as a whole will be published in the Employment Service Annual Report and Accounts before the summer recess.