§ Sandra Gidley
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what the total(a) cost and (b) distribution figure was of the NHS Plan-A Progress report 2000–01. 
§ Tim Loughton
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what duties matrons are expected to undertake. 354W
§ Mr. Hutton
[holding answer 18 April 2002]: The NHS Plan—A Progress Report 2000–01 was the first report of the Modernisation Board. It is a requirement of the Board's Terms of Reference that an annual report should be produced.
The total cost of producing and distributing this document was £82,480. 22,000 copies of the report have been distributed.