Report of the Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation on the use of terrorism legislation in Operation CLASSIFIC, the investigation into the 22 March 2017 Westminster Bridge terrorist attack:Written statement - HLWS579

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Made on: 28 March 2018
Made by: Baroness Williams of Trafford (The Minister of State, Home Office)
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Report of the Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation on the use of terrorism legislation in Operation CLASSIFIC, the investigation into the 22 March 2017 Westminster Bridge terrorist attack

My rt hon Friend the Secretary of State for the Home Department (Amber Rudd) has today made the following Written Ministerial Statement:

In accordance with section 36(5) of the Terrorism Act 2006, Max Hill QC, the Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation, has prepared a report on the use of terrorism legislation in Operation CLASSIFIC, the investigation into the Westminster Bridge attack.

I am today laying this report before the House, and copies will be available in the Vote Office. It will also be published on GOV.UK.

I am grateful to Max Hill QC for his report. I will carefully consider its contents and the recommendations he makes, and will respond formally in due course.

This statement has also been made in the House of Commons: HCWS602

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