Written statement to Parliament

Government response to the annual report on the operation of the terrorism acts in 2012

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

Delivered on 4 November 2013 by Theresa May in the House of Commons and Lord Taylor in the House of Lords, this is the response to the annual report by the Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation.

The Rt Hon Theresa May MP

Secretary of State for the Home Department (Theresa May):

The government’s response to the report of Mr David Anderson QC on the operation in 2012 of the Terrorism Act 2000 and Part 1 of the Terrorism Act 2006 is being published today.

I thank David Anderson QC for his report and have carefully considered the detailed commentary and observations made.

The government’s response is available in the Vote Office and online.

Published 4 November 2013