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Investigatory Powers Bill - Committee (3rd Day)

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 6:45 pm on 19th July 2016.

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Moved by Earl Howe

162: Clause 96, page 73, line 26, at end insert—“( ) The fact that the information which would be obtained under a warrant relates to the activities in the British Islands of a trade union is not, of itself, sufficient to establish that the warrant is necessary on grounds falling within subsection (5).”

Amendment 162 agreed.

Clause 96, as amended, agreed.

Clause 97: Power to issue warrants to intelligence services: the Scottish Ministers