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Home Office: IP Bill 'on course' for royal assent in 2016
By Neil Merrett
No changes planned to proposed powers for mass collection of e-mail and phone records until an appeal process against critical judicial verdict is concluded - potentially by the autumn
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Privacy Shield concerns persist for EU data protection bodies
By Neil Merrett
Regulators within European Commission's Article 29 Working Party to use annual review of data sharing arrangement to determine if its criticisms of US safeguards can be addressed
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Care.data thrown out as Caldicott review is published
By Neil Merrett
Department of Health opts to terminate controversial patient data scheme in attempt to overhaul information use as consultation is launched to gather patient and GP views
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Follow the Germans: UK contemplates post-Brexit data protection
By Neil Merrett
Data experts and regulators expect European laws and standards to continue to influence UK thinking on information management - even outside of the EU
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Whitehall holds its breath over Referendum fallout
By David Bicknell
If Britain votes for Brexit, the civil service, legislation, processes and IT systems face years of uncertainty and upheaval, though still with opportunities for some. A Remain vote, however, could see policy and procurement confidence flooding back
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IP Bill critics look to the Lords to address surveillance concerns
By Neil Merrett
Commons passes proposed legislation with Labour Party support, political opponents urge peers to scrutinise the justification for bulk data collection and wider tech industry impacts
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Government Gateway replacement plan to be "firmed up"
By Neil Merrett
Uncertainty remains over timeline and final shape of how government will look to overhaul service that remains a vital component to security and identity management
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"Clarity" central to address regulator Privacy Shield doubts
By Neil Merrett
European Data Protection Supervisor backs calls for clearer provisions in arrangement to share information outside the EU; argues for consistency with upcoming regulatory changes
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Google and Royal Free trust consider data sharing issues
By Neil Merrett
Trust maintains that pilot work to develop kidney health app will support 'direct care' as privacy group questions whether sufficient approval processes are in place for project
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Google patient data share ignites NHS confidentiality concerns
By Neil Merrett
Details of Google AI company’s data sharing agreement with NHS trust has raised wider questions over how patient information should be provided to third parties – if at all
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Report warns of key threats to Universal Credit coming of age
By Neil Merrett
DWP urged to “reclaim” welfare reform programme from the Treasury to improve claimant benefits; enhanced digital system now being trialled at eight UK job centres
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ICO commences work on EU data protection reform guidance
By Neil Merrett
UK must adopt new legal requirements, including provisions for police and judicial information, within two year period after European Parliament approves GDPR
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GOV.UK Verify on course for live service switchover this month
By Neil Merrett
As efforts continue to expand usability and datasets supporting ID assurance platform, Verizon is understood to be in process of working to meet latest GDS contractual arrangements
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DWP: Universal Credit rollout plans "unchanged" by IDS departure
By Neil Merrett
Department argues that implementation of benefit reforms and supporting digital service moving forward "business as usual" after minister's resignation
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Clarity concerns remain over FoI amendments
By Neil Merrett
Government understood to be looking at other ways to amend FoI policy after ruling out legislative changes; campaigners argue Cabinet Office must be clearer over its intentions
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