Electronic Tagging

Ministry of Justice written question – answered on 7th March 2018.

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Photo of Richard Burgon Richard Burgon Shadow Lord Chancellor and Shadow Secretary of State for Justice

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, pursuant to the Answer of 8 February 2018 to Question 126465, what estimate his Department made of the cost of providing the information sought.

Photo of Rory Stewart Rory Stewart The Minister of State, Ministry of Justice

The Electronic Monitoring service has always been delivered using a contracted infrastructure. My officials have estimated that it would take two members of staff at least one week to design a comparable electronic monitoring service and identify training and other support mechanisms necessary to deliver the service before calculating the cost. This would breach the £850 disproportionate cost grounds threshold

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