New Clause 29

– in a Public Bill Committee at 1:45 pm on 26th February 2009.

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Provision of safeguarding information to the police: England and Wales

‘After section 50 of the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006 (c. 47) insert—

“Provision of information to the police

50A Provision of information to the police

(1) ISA may provide any information it has to a chief officer of police for use for any of the following purposes—

(a) the prevention, detection and investigation of crime;

(b) the apprehension and prosecution of offenders.

(2) The power conferred by subsection (1) does not limit any other power of ISA to provide information for any purpose or to any person.”’.—(Mr. Campbell.)

This amendment empowers the IBB to provide information that it has to the police, for use by the police for the purposes set out in the amendment.

Brought up, read the First and Second time, and added to the Bill.