Investigatory Powers Bill 2015-16 to 2016-17
- Type of Bill:
- Government Bill
- Mrs Theresa May
- Earl Howe
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- Report stage: House of Lords | 11.10.2016
|HL Bill 62 (as amended in committee) (PDF, 1MB)||12.09.2016|
Latest news on the Investigatory Powers Bill 2015-16 to 2016-17
Line by line examination of the Bill concluded after the sixth day of committee stage on 12 September. Amendments discussed covered clauses 232, 233, 235, 236, 242 and 243 of the Bill.
Report stage – further line by line examination of the Bill - is scheduled to begin on 11 October.
Summary of the Investigatory Powers Bill 2015-16 to 2016-17A Bill to make provision about the interception of communications, equipment interference and the acquisition and retention of communications data, bulk personal datasets and other information; to make provision about the treatment of material held as a result of such interception, equipment interference or acquisition or retention; to establish the Investigatory Powers Commissioner and other Judicial Commissioners and make provision about them and other oversight arrangements; to make further provision about investigatory powers and national security; to amend sections 3 and 5 of the Intelligence Services Act 1994; and for connected purposes.
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