HC Deb 04 May 1976 vol 910 c288W
Q15. Mr. Stonehouse

asked the Prime Minister if he will now take personal responsibility as the Minister in charge of security for telephone tapping.

The Prime Minister

No. Ministerial responsibility will continue to be as described in paragraphs 54 and 55 of the report of the Committee of Privy Counsellors appointed in 1957 to inquire into the interception of communications (Cmnd. 283).