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Question Without Notice No. 707 asked in the Legislative Council on 12 October 2017 by Hon Nick Goiran

Minister responding: Hon S.F. McGurk
Parliament: 40 Session: 1
Answered on 12 October 2017

VIOLENCE RESTRAINING ORDERS — ELECTRONIC MONITORING TRIAL
      707. Hon NICK GOIRAN to the Leader of the House representing the Minister for Prevention of Family and Domestic Violence:
I refer to the government's commitment to introduce an electronic monitoring trial program for violent offenders who have breached a violence restraining order.
(1) In which metropolitan and regional locations will the trial take place?
(2) On what date is the two-year trial scheduled to end?
Hon SUE ELLERY replied:
I thank the honourable member for some notice of the question.
      (1)–(2) The electronic monitoring trial for violent offenders is being led by the Department of Justice. This question should be referred to the Attorney General.