§ Sir Michael Spicer
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what deadline he has given for receiving the report of the part of the Strategic Review relating to DERA. 
§ Dr. Reid
As part of the Strategic Defence Review, we are examining options for the future of the Defence Evaluation and Research Agency. No precise deadline has been set for a report to Ministers on this work, which will be conducted in accordance with the overall timetable for the Strategic Defence Review.