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S5W-05726: Anas Sarwar (Glasgow)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 19 December 2016

To ask the Scottish Government whether there are any sanctions for non-performance stipulated in the escort/transport contract between G4S and the Scottish Prison Service and, if so, what they are.

Answered by: Michael Matheson 12 January 2017

I have asked Colin McConnell, Chief Executive of the Scottish Prison Service, to respond. His response is as follows:

I would advise that the information which answers the member’s question is accessible on the SPS website in Schedule D of the Court Custody and Prisoner Escort Services (CCPES) contract and Section 14 of the Minute of Agreement, held at:

http://www.sps.gov.uk/Corporate/Publications/Contracts7.aspx