Taken before the Committee of Public Accounts
on Wednesday 19 January 2011
Rt Hon Margaret Hodge (Chair)
|Mr Richard Bacon||Chris Heaton-Harris
|Stephen Barclay||Joseph Johnson
|Dr Stella Creasy||Mrs Anne McGuire
|Jackie Doyle-Price||Austin Mitchell
|Matthew Hancock||Ian Swales
Amyas Morse, Comptroller and Auditor General, gave evidence.
Gabrielle Cohen, Assistant Auditor General, Martin
Sinclair, Assistant Auditor General, and Paula Diggle,
Treasury Officer of Accounts, were in attendance.
Examination of Witnesses
Witnesses: Sir Gus O'Donnell, Cabinet Secretary
and Head of the Home Civil Service, Sir Nicholas Macpherson,
Permanent Secretary, HM Treasury, Rt Hon Francis Maude MP,
Minister for the Cabinet Office, and Lord Browne of Madingley,
Lead Non-Executive Director, Efficiency and Reform Board, Cabinet
Office, gave evidence.