§ Mr. Powell
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many citizens of the Irish Republic previously deported from the United Kingdom were detected in the United Kingdom in each of the past five years.
§ Dr. Summerskill
The available information, which relates to the number of citizens of the Republic of Ireland deported from the United Kingdom under a deportation order made and enforced on a previous occasion, is as follows:
1973 39 1974 45 1975 79 1976* 22 * to 30th September
Deportees who return from the Republic of Ireland and are deported again on a new order are not separately identifiable.