Draft Interception and Monitoring Bill

19th April 2007

To regulate the interception and monitoring of certain communications; to provide for the interception of postal articles and communications and for the monitoring of communications in the case of a serious offence or if the security or other compelling national interests of the Republic are threatened; to prohibit the provision of certain telecommunication services which do not have the capacity to be monitored; to regulate authorised telecommunications monitoring;and to provide for matters connected therewith.