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UK govt publishes revised Investigatory Powers Bill

Tuesday 1 March 2016 | 21:31 CET | News
The UK Government has introduced the revised Investigatory Powers Bill to Parliament. The Bill sets out the powers available to the police, security and intelligence services to gather and access communications and communications data in the digital age. The draft proposals were published in November 2015 and have since been revised to take into account the recommendations of three Parliamentary committees. The revised Bill has tighter technical definitions and strict codes of practice setting out exactly how the powers in the Bill will be used and why they are needed. It also includes

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