§ Earl Attlee
asked Her Majesty's Government:
Whether PAY 2000 will increase or decrease the Army's expenditure on pay and allowance. [HL1027]
§ Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean
The implementation of PAY 2000 will increase the Army's expenditure on pay by £29 million in the financial year 2001–2002. PAY 2000 will have no effect on expenditure on allowances. The move to PAY 2000 is104WA fully supported by the Armed Forces Pay Review Body.