§ Mr. Bercow
To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many staff were employed by his Department in(a) 2001–02 and (b) 2002–03. 
§ Maria Eagle
I refer the hon. Member to the reply given by my hon. Friend the Minister of State at the Cabinet Office (Mr. Alexander) on 4 April 2003,Official Report, columns 891–92W.