§ Mr. Bercow
To ask the Deputy Prime Minister (1) how many staff were involved in each of the last three years in preparing draft answers to written parliamentary questions; 
(2) what the cost was to his Department of answering written parliamentary questions in 2001; and how that cost was calculated. 
§ Mr. Leslie
I refer the hon. Member to the answer given to him by my right hon. Friend the member for Livingston on 17 April 2002,Official Report, column 929W.