Data retention corrective law goes back on Dutch agenda

Thursday 31 March 2011 | 10:30 CET | News
The Dutch Lower House of Parliament House has apparently dragged its feet for half a year, to approve a corrective law which would halve the retention data law to six months from twelve, Webwereld reported. The corrective law will be on the agenda in the week of 11 April. Former justice minister Hirsch Ballin sent the corrective law draft to Parliament in the summer of 2009. Only after the promised adjustment of telecommunications data retention law did Parliament go along with the law. The adjustment does not require any telecom data (such as who, when or how long and with whom a caller has

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