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Local Government

Volume 472: debated on Tuesday 26 February 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what research she has commissioned or supported on the performance of enhanced two-tier working of local authorities. (188321)

An independent, six-year evaluation covering both Unitary restructuring and enhanced two-tier working in local authorities is currently being commissioned by Communities and Local Government. Work will commence in March 2008, once contract negotiations are finalised.