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Committee criticises Draft Investigatory Powers Bill

Monday 1 February 2016 | 22:12 CET | News
UK internet industry group ISPA has welcomed the Science and Technology Committee's conclusion that the Draft Investigatory Powers Bill risks undermining the competitiveness of the UK technology sector. The report concludes that the Bill 'is unhelpful to businesses trying to compete in a global communications market and risks undermining the UK's strongly performing Tech sector'. The ISPA is pleased that the Committee recognises that ISPs and tech companies are concerned about what the new measures will mean for business plans, costs and competitiveness. The report calls on the Government to

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