Regulation Of Investigatory Powers Act News, Articles and Updates

Investigatory Powers Bill draws mixed reaction from industry

The judicial oversight element of the Investigatory Powers Bill has been largely welcomed, whereas its codification of data collection and retention powers has raised privacy concerns.

2nd Update: Surveillance bill; judicial oversight, no encryption ban, archiving browsing data

Home SecretaryThersa May unveiled the draft Investigatory Powers Bill in parliament today. It will be examined in detail by both Houses of Parliament before a final bill is produced for consideration by MPs and Lords.

Get ready for the 'Snooper's Charter II'

UK Home Secretary and NCA director general explain the need for state digital surveillance.