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Railways: Infrastructure

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 5190, tabled on 1 July 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what departmental resources his Department plans to make available to Dame Colette Bowe during her investigation into investment planning; how many officials he plans will work on that report; whether he plans that Dame Colette Bowe will report directly to him; and if he will publish the terms of reference for that inquiry.

Answered on

6 July 2015

Dame Colette Bowe is being supported by four members of staff from the Department and two members of staff from the Government Internal Audit Agency. Dame Colette will report in the autumn when the Review will be published. The Terms of Reference for the Review are attached and will be placed in the Libraries of both Houses.

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