§ Mr. Flight
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what his Department's(a) total managed expenditure, (b) total spending on Information Technology and (c) spending on Information Technology as a proportion of its total managed expenditure was in each financial year since 1997–98. 
§ Mr. Wills
The Home Office's contribution to total managed expenditure consists of the total of spending under resource and capital budgets, less non-cash items in annually managed expenditure. Data for 1998–99 to 2001–02 was published in Table 1 of the Financial Tables of the 2003 Departmental Report (Cm 5908).
Estimates of spending on Information Technology are not held centrally and could be obtained only at disproportionate cost.