|Written Parliamentary Question (WPQ)
|Government’s Fiscal Rules
|To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what recent assessment his Department has made of the extent to which levels of public debt and borrowing comply with the Government’s fiscal rules.
|Budget 2008 shows the Government are meeting the fiscal rules. The Government assess performance against the fiscal rules alongside a complete update of both the economic and public finance projections, which take place at Budget and pre-Budget reports. In line with the “Code for fiscal stability”, the next update on performance against the rules is at the 2008 pre-Budget report.
|House of Commons (HoC)