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Amendments to the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Bill

Regulation of Investigatory Powers Bill -
Amendments to be debated in the House of Lords

Here you can browse the Supplement (b) to the Marshalled List of Amendments to the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Bill to be moved in Committee in the House of Lords.

  
Clause 12
 
  
BY THE EARL OF NORTHESK
 
     Page 14, line 2, leave out ("it appears to him") and insert ("are") 
     Page 14, line 9, after ("such") insert ("reasonable") 
     Page 14, line 13, leave out ("necessary") and insert ("reasonable") 
     Page 14, line 28, leave out from ("(a),") to end of line 31 
     Page 14, line 37, after ("include") insert ("any relevant determinations of the Technical Approvals Board and") 
  
Clause 14
 
  
BY THE EARL OF NORTHESK
 
     Page 15, line 32, leave out ("he considers") and insert ("are") 
     Page 16, line 3, at beginning insert ("Subject to the relevant provisions of Schedule 1 to the Data Protection Act 1984 (as appropriate),") 
     Page 16, line 5, after ("destroyed") insert (appropriately") 
  
Clause 15
 
  
BY THE EARL OF NORTHESK
 
     Page 17, line 35, leave out ("also") 
  
Clause 16
 
  
BY THE EARL OF NORTHESK
 
     Page 18, line 45, at end insert--
 
    ("(  ) For the purposes of this section, section 2(3) applies.")
 
  
BY THE LORD LLOYD OF BERWICK
 
     The Lord Lloyd of Berwick gives notice of his intention to oppose the Question that Clause 16 stand part of the Bill. 
  
Clause 20
 
  
BY THE EARL OF NORTHESK
 
     Page 22, line 38, leave out ("for all purposes") 
  
BY THE EARL OF NORTHESK
THE LORD COPE OF BERKELEY
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
 
     Page 23, line 9, leave out ("or other data") 
  
BY THE LORD COPE OF BERKELEY
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
 
     Page 23, line 9, leave out ("or attached to") 
     Page 23, line 29, leave out subsection (6) 
  
Clause 21
 
  
BY THE LORD COPE OF BERKELEY
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
 
     Page 24, line 11, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  The designated person has the appropriate permission if, and only if, written permission for the giving of the notice has been granted by a magistrate.")
 
     Page 24, line 14, after ("person") insert ("with the appropriate permission") 
  
BY THE EARL OF NORTHESK
 
     Page 24, line 28, at end insert--
 
    ("(  )  It shall be the duty of the Secretary of State, notwithstanding the grounds specified in subsection (2), to ensure that any exchanges of communications data between government departments shall be subject to the approval of both Houses of Parliament.")
 
  
Clause 22
 
  
BY THE EARL OF NORTHESK
 
     Page 24, line 40, after ("data") insert ("in detail") 
     Page 24, line 47, leave out ("the person granting it thinks fit") and insert ("is appropriate for the purposes of the authorisation") 
     Page 25, line 13, leave out ("the person giving it thinks fit") and insert ("is appropriate for the purposes of the notice") 
     Page 25, line 14, at beginning insert ("Subject to the relevant provisions of Schedule 1 to the Data Protection Act 1984 (as appropriate),") 
  
Clause 23
 
  
BY THE EARL OF NORTHESK
 
     Page 26, line 12, leave out ("he thinks") and insert ("are") 
     Page 26, line 13, leave out (", in such cases as he thinks fit,") 
  
Clause 46
 
  
BY THE EARL OF NORTHESK
 
     Page 50, line 7, after ("believes") insert ("that the protected information cannot reasonably be obtained by him by means other than the giving of a notice under this section and if that person believes") 
     Page 50, line 17, leave out paragraph (d) 
     Page 50, line 37, leave out ("the time by") and insert ("a period, not exceeding 40 days, within") 
     Page 50, line 39, after ("notice;") insert--
    ("(  )  must specify a period, not exceeding 40 days, within which the notice shall be deemed to have expired;")
 
     Page 50, line 41, leave out ("the person giving it thinks fit") and insert ("is appropriate for the purposes of the notice") 
  
Clause 49
 
  
BY THE LORD COPE OF BERKELEY
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
 
     Page 52, line 3, after ("he") insert ("intentionally") 
  
BY THE EARL OF NORTHESK
 
     Page 52, line 3, leave out ("any") and insert ("a valid") 
  
BY THE LORD COPE OF BERKELEY
THE VISCOUNT ASTOR
 
     Page 52, line 34, leave out ("two") and insert ("ten") 
  
After Clause 49
 
  
BY THE BARONESS THORNTON
 
     Insert the following new Clause-- 
     ("  .--(1)  Where a person is found guilty of an offence under section 49 this fact shall be recorded on a register which the Secretary of State shall establish and maintain in such manner as will afford convenient and rapid access to anyone with a material interest in knowing whether or not a person has been found guilty of an offence under section 49.
 
    (2)  Pursuant to subsection (1) the Secretary of State shall lay before Parliament within three months of Royal Assent to this Act his directions as to how the register shall be established and maintained, and the circumstances in which, and by whom, it may be accessed and at what cost.")
Register of offenders.
 
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