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Investigatory Powers Bill - Committee (3rd Day)

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 6:00 pm on 19th July 2016.

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Moved by Earl Howe

157: Clause 88, page 67, line 34, at end insert—“( ) The fact that additional relevant communications data which would be retained under a retention notice as varied relates to the activities in the British Islands of a trade union is not, of itself, sufficient to establish that the requirement to retain the data is necessary for one or more of the purposes falling within paragraphs (a) to (j) of section 58(7).”

Amendment 157 agreed.

Amendment 158 had been withdrawn from the Marshalled List.

Clause 88, as amended, agreed.

Clauses 89 to 92 agreed.

Clause 93: Warrants under this Part: general