Computer Crime

House of Lords written question – answered on 25th March 2002.

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Photo of Lord Allen of Abbeydale Lord Allen of Abbeydale Crossbench

asked Her Majesty's Government:

Whether the Computer Misuse Act 1990 is appropriately drafted to deal with current trends in computer crime.

Photo of Lord Rooker Lord Rooker Minister of State (Asylum and Immigration), Home Office, Minister (Home Office) (Asylum & Immigration)

The Government are considering whether changes are needed to the Computer Misuse Act 1990 in the light of the United Kingdom's obligations as a signatory state to the Council of Europe Convention on Cybercrime.

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