§ Mr. Cohen
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence if he will make a statement on his policy in respect of the use his Department, its agencies and public bodies will make of the powers relating to the authorised obtaining of communications data in Part I, Chapter II of the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Bill once the Bill is enacted. 
§ Dr. Moonie
I refer my hon. Friend to the answer given to him on 19 April 2000,Official Report, column 509W, by my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for the Home Department.