§ Mr. Paul Marsden
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport how many Parliamentary Questions to his Department in the last year took(a) two to four weeks and (b) over four weeks to answer. 
§ Mr. McNulty
At 21 May 2004, the Department for Transport had answered 3,052 written questions tabled since 18 May 2003. This comprised 2,567 written ordinary questions (98.2 per cent. of which were answered within 10 sitting days) and 485 named day questions (98.8 per cent. of which were answered within 10 sitting days).