Clause 16

Part of UK Borders Bill – in a Public Bill Committee at 4:45 pm on 13th March 2007.

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Photo of Joan Ryan Joan Ryan Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Home Office, The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department 4:45 pm, 13th March 2007

In fact, it is not possible to impose a curfew or, as has been suggested in other places, electronic tagging, because those measures can apply only where we have the right to detain. We do not have the right to detain those granted limited leave. I hope that that helps the hon. Gentleman.