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
- 3rd reading: House of Lords | 31.10.2016
|HL Bill 66 (as amended on Report) (PDF, 1MB)||19.10.2016|
Latest news on the Investigatory Powers Bill 2015-16 to 2016-17
Line by line examination of the Bill took place during the third day of report stage on 19 October.
Amendments discussed covered clauses 137-138, 144, 146-147, 153-154, 159, 163-182, 186-188, 191, 194, 169-198, 200, 202-203, 225, 228-229, 231-233, 236, 238-240, 242, 246 and 247.
Third reading is scheduled for 31 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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