§ Mr. Weir
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills (1) what the duties are of hon. Members appointed as sponsors to her Department; and what assistance is given by officials in her Department to them in carrying out these duties; 
(2) which hon. Members have been appointed as sponsors to her Department since 7 June 2001; and when each of them were appointed. 
§ Estelle Morris
I refer the hon. Member to the reply I gave on 22 May 2002,Official Report, column 362W.