The amendments fall short of the recommendations of the JCHR and do not reinstate the House of Lords amendments. The amendments can be read here.
Report Stage and Third Reading of the Bill will be held on 4 March and 7 March.
Ahead of Report stage in the House of Commons, the Committee calls for stronger safeguards in Government proposals to extend the use of so-called secret courts in civil cases. The report can be read here.
The Justice and Security Bill will make it more difficult to uncover the truth about Britain's role in kidnap and torture
Andrew Tyrie MP responds to the points made by the Minister without Portfolio in the Times. The article can be read here.
The Minister responds to some of the concerns raised by Andrew Tyrie MP and Tony Peto QC about the Justice and Security Bill, including its impact on obtaining full public disclosure of British involvement in extraordinary rendition. The letter can be read here.
Article on 'New evidence of UK complicity in Libya torture' provides details of the abuse suffered by Libyan dissident and Qaddafi opponent Belhaj. The article and video can be found here.