Data Retention and Investigatory Powers Act 2014
- Type of Bill:
- Government Bill
- Mrs Theresa May
- Lord Taylor of Holbeach
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- Committee: 1st sitting: House of Lords 17 July, 2014 | 17.07.2014
- Report stage: House of Lords 17 July, 2014 | 17.07.2014
- 3rd reading: House of Lords 17 July, 2014 | 17.07.2014
- Royal Assent 17 July, 2014 | 17.07.2014
Act of Parliament
|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 2014To 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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