§ Lord Acton
asked Her Majesty's Government:
When they will publish figures for 1998 on the average time taken from arrest to sentence for persistent young offenders. [HL3059]
§ Lord Williams of Mostyn
Figures on how long it took to deal with persistent young offenders in 1998 will be published on Thursday 17 June. Copies of the press notice announcing the figures, and of the statistical press notice issued by the Lord Chancellor's Department detailing the method of calculation of the figures, will be placed in the Library.