§ Mr. McNamara
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will make a statement on the transfer of Northern Irish prisoners in English prisons to complete their sentence in Northern Ireland.
§ Mr. Peter Lloyd
As I stated in my reply to a question by the hon. Member for Newry and Armagh (Mr. Mallon) on 12 June 1992,Official Report, columns 330–31, my right hon. and learned Friend is considering a report of the interdepartmental review on the transfer of sentenced prisoners with colleagues in Scotland and Northern Ireland.