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Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Act 2014

Type of Bill:
Government Bill
Sponsors:
Mrs Theresa May
Home Office
Lord Taylor of Holbeach
Home Office

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

  1. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Act of Parliament

House Act Date
Commons Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Act 2014 c.27 18.07.2014

Latest news on the Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Act 2014

Following agreement by both Houses on the text of the Bill it received Royal Assent on 17 July.

The Bill is now an Act of Parliament (law).

Summary of the Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Act 2014

To Make provision, in consequence of a declaration of invalidity made by the Court of Justice of the European Union in relation to Directive 2006/24/EC, about the retention of certain communications data; to amend the grounds for issuing interception warrants, or granting or giving certain authorisations or notices, under Part 1 of the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000; to make provision about the extra-territorial application of that Part and about the meaning of “telecommunications service” for the purposes of that Act; and for connected purposes.

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