Digital Economy Bill 2016-17
- Type of Bill:
- Government Bill
- Karen Bradley
Department for Culture, Media & Sport
- Lord Ashton of Hyde
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- Report stage: House of Lords | 29.03.2017
|HL Bill 102 (as amended in Committee) | PDF version, 727KB||08.02.2017|
Latest news on the Digital Economy Bill 2016-17
Line by line examination of the Bill took place during the second day of report stage on 20 March. Amendments discussed covered clauses 15, 17, 22, 24, 26, 27, 31, 80 and 81 of the Bill.
A third day of report stage is scheduled for 29 March.
Summary of the Digital Economy Bill 2016-17A Bill To make provision about electronic communications infrastructure and services; to provide for restricting access to online pornography; to make provision about protection of intellectual property in connection with electronic communications; to make provision about data-sharing; to make provision about functions of OFCOM in relation to the BBC; to provide for determination by the BBC of age-related TV licence fee concessions; to make provision about the regulation of direct marketing; to make other provision about OFCOM and its functions; and for connected purposes.
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