HC Deb 04 July 1994 vol 246 cc48-9W
Mr. Byers

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many contracts his Department has entered into with the computer company EDS-Scion or its predecessor EDS; when the contracts were entered into; what is their total value; and what is the subject matter of each contract.

Mr. Howard

[holding answer 1 July 1994]: The Home Office has let three contracts to the specified company amounting to a total value of £80,942.23.

Details of the contracts are given below: Date Contract let and Subject matter of Contract 12 September 1991 Hardware Maintenance 10 July 1992 Software licences for London Fire and Civil Defence Authority 8 January 1993 Evaluation of Performance of Classifying Finger Printing Images for Police System Research and Development Group