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Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures

Volume 596: debated on Thursday 11 June 2015

Section 19(1) of the Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures Act 2011 (the Act) requires the Secretary of State to report to Parliament as soon as reasonably practicable after the end of every relevant three-month period on the exercise of her TPIM powers under the Act during that period.

The level of information provided will always be subject to slight variations based on operational advice.

TPIM notices in force (as of 31 May 2015)

2

TPIM notices in respect of British citizens (as of 31 May 2015)

1

TPIM notices extended (during the reporting period)

0

TPIM notices revoked (during the reporting period)

0

TPIM notices revived (during the reporting period)

0

Variations made to measures specified in TPIM notices (during the reporting period)

6

Applications to vary measures specified in TPIM notices refused (during the reporting period)

0

The number of subjects relocated under TPIM legislation

1

The TPIM Review Group (TRG) keeps every TPIM notice under regular and formal review. A TRG was held on 16 March 2015. The next TRG will take place in June.

On 20 April 2015 the Court of Appeal agreed that the appeal brought by DD in the case of DD v. Secretary of State for the Home Department [2014] EWHC 3820 (Admin) (which resulted in a judgment in which the High Court determined a preliminary issue in DD’s appeal against the revival of his TPIM notice), could be withdrawn with all the issues to be heard again by the High Court. This Court of Appeal order is available at: http://www.bailii.org referenceT1/2014/4078.

The case of DD v. Secretary of State for the Home Department [2014] EWHC 3820 (Admin) was heard again at the High Court between 21 and 24 April 2015. The judgment is expected to be handed down in June.

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