§ Mr. Janner
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether he will take steps to ensure that no convicted terrorists will be included in any arrangements for the repatriation of prisoners under the terms of the convention on the transfer of sentenced persons, signed by Her Majesty's Government in 1983.
§ Mr. Mellor
I refer the hon. Member to the statement made on this issue by my noble Friend Lord Elton— 335W [Official Report, House of Lords, Vol. 446, c. 751–758] —on behalf of the Government on the occasion of the Second Reading debate of the Repatriation of Prisoners Bill in another place on 21 December.