This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government
Statement about the operation of the terrorism act laid in the House of Commons on 3 November 2011
I am pleased to announce the publication today of the Government’s response to Mr David Anderson QC report on the operation in 2010 of the Terrorism Act 2000 and Part 1 of the Terrorism Act 2006, which will be laid before the House today.
I am grateful to David Anderson QC for his detailed report and I have considered his recommendations fully. Following consultation within my department and with other relevant departments and agencies, I am pleased to lay my response to David Anderson’s recommendations before the House today. Copies will be available in the Vote Office.