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Investigatory Powers Bill - Committee (3rd Day)

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 3:45 pm on 19th July 2016.

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Moved by Earl Howe

120: Clause 58, page 47, line 33, at end insert—“( ) The fact that the communications data which would be obtained in pursuance of an authorisation relates to the activities in the British Islands of a trade union is not, of itself, sufficient to establish that it is necessary to obtain the data for a purpose falling within subsection (7).”

Amendment 120 agreed.

Amendment 121 not moved.

Amendment 122 had been withdrawn from the Marshalled List.

Clause 58, as amended, agreed.