Proposed new law gives intelligence services broader powers

On July 2, the Minister of the Internal Affairs proposed and published (source document in Dutch) a new Intelligence and Security Services Act as part of an internet consultation process. The law provides the Dutch intelligence and security agencies with more powers for intercepting communications and searching automated systems.

Country: Netherlands

Domains: Privacy IG

Stakeholder: Government

Tags: law proposal, security agencies, interceptions, electronic communications, surveillance, Netherlands, intelligence agencies

Posted on Friday 18 September 2015

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