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Office for Disability Issues

Volume 456: debated on Thursday 1 February 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport pursuant to the answer of 14 December 2006, Official Report, column 1269W, on the Office for Disability Issues, on what dates the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State has attended meetings of the Office for Disability Issues since its establishment. (114067)

Since I became responsible for the ODI agenda in my Department, there have been four meetings of the “Life Chances” Ministerial Group, of which I have attended three. Senior officials from DfT are always present. Information relating to internal discussion is not normally made public, as it could undermine the effectiveness of policy discussion and advice.