Policy paper

Government response to the annual report on the operation of the Terrorism Acts in 2013

This publication was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

The government response to the annual report on the operation of the Terrorism Acts in 2013 by the Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation.

Detail

In July 2014, David Anderson QC, Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation, published his annual report on the Operation of the Terrorism Acts in 2013. The government response to this report includes the following:

  • the threat picture
  • review of counter-terrorism policing
  • CT policing funding
  • EU co-operation
  • the definition of terrorism
  • proscription
  • arrest and detention
    • medical examination of terrorist suspects
  • schedule 7
  • non-governmental organisations and counter-terrorism legislation
  • independent review