Offence of making unauthorised disclosure

Part of Investigatory Powers Bill – in a Public Bill Committee am 2:15 pm ar 21 Ebrill 2016.

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Photo of Robert Buckland Robert Buckland The Solicitor-General 2:15, 21 Ebrill 2016

I am grateful to the hon. and learned Member for Holborn and St Pancras. We are familiar with the arguments and our response is that the information gateway, which allows people to take concerns directly to the Investigatory Powers Commissioner, caters for the public interest. For that reason I urge him to withdraw the amendment.