New Clause 17 - Request for withdrawal of approval

Data Protection and Digital Information Bill – in the House of Commons am 4:15 pm ar 29 Tachwedd 2023.

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“(1) The Secretary of State must withdraw approval of a supplementary code if—

(a) the Secretary of State receives a notice requesting the withdrawal of approval of the supplementary code, and

(b) the notice complies with any requirements imposed by a determination under subsection (3).

(2) Before the day on which the approval is withdrawn, the Secretary of State must inform the person who gave the notice of when it will be withdrawn.

(3) The Secretary of State may determine—

(a) the form of a notice,

(b) the information to be contained in or provided with the notice,

(c) the documents to be provided with the notice,

(d) the manner in which the notice is to be submitted,

(e) who may give the notice.

(4) A determination may make different provision for different purposes.

(5) The Secretary of State must publish a determination.

(6) The Secretary of State may revise a determination.

(7) If the Secretary of State revises a determination the Secretary of State must publish the determination as revised.”—(Sir John Whittingdale.)

This amendment enables a supplementary code to be “de-approved”, on request.

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