asked the Minister for the Civil Service whether he has yet been able to reach a decision regarding the independent scrutiny of the Government Actuary's calculation of the value of index linkage for public service pensions for the purpose of the current Civil Service pay review; and if he will make a statement.
I refer my hon. Friend to my reply to a supplementary question by my hon. Friend the Member for Wolverhampton, South-West (Mr. Budgen) 20 February.—[Vol. 979, c. 440].