Tuesday, 3 March 2015
Once the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment (Data Retention) Bill 2014 becomes law
On 27 February 2015 the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security recommended that the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment (Data Retention) Bill 2014 be passed by the Australian Parliament.
It appears that there is bipartisan political support for the passage of this bill.
The information that will be kept on each and every one of us is found in the Draft Data Set (30 October 2014), but there is no guarantee that information collected and stored will be limited to this particular data set.