HC Deb 22 March 2001 vol 365 c360W
Mr. Chope

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, pursuant to his answer of 23 January 2001,Official Report, column 569W, whether the technical details have now been finalised; and if he will announce the date upon which the contract is to begin. [155098]

Dawn Primarolo

The technical details have been finalised. The contract was signed on 6 March and is on schedule to commence as planned on 2 April 2001.