To ask the Secretary of State for Justice
(1) what estimate he has made of the number of non-UK EU citizens serving a custodial sentence in the UK that his Department expects to be able to repatriate to their home member state under the EU Prisoner Transfer framework in each of the next five years;
(2) how many non-UK EU citizens who were serving a custodial sentence in the UK his Department has repatriated to their home member state since the EU Prisoner Transfer framework came into force.
Council Framework Decision 2008/909/JHA (the EU Prisoner Transfer Agreement) which will govern the transfer of prisoners between member states of the European Union, entered into force on
The transfer of prisoners from Scotland and from Northern Ireland is a devolved matter.