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Inquiry concluded. Corrected transcript published.
Following publication of the Department's Annual Report and Accounts 2010-11, the Committee held a one-off evidence session on 9 November 2011 with the Secretary of State and Permanent Secretary to examine the Report and Accounts and the work of the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills.
Committee question Vince Cable on BIS Annual Report and Accounts 2010-11
Evidence given by Rt Hon. Vince Cable MP, Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, and Martin Donnelly, Permanent Secretary, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
Oral and written evidence
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