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Home Office more like this
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star this property hansard heading Biometrics remove filter
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what assessment she has made of the potential merits of bringing forward legislative proposals for the regulation of the use of automated facial recognition software. more like this
unstar this property tabling member constituency Sheffield, Heeley more like this
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Louise Haigh more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2018-04-30more like thismore than 2018-04-30
star this property answer text <p>Facial recognition software is a new and potentially valuable law enforcement tool in reducing crime and protecting the public. The Surveillance Camera Code of Practice already requires the use of facial recognition systems to be clearly justified and proportionate in meeting its stated purpose, and data protection legislation and the College of Policing’s Authorised Professional Practice governs the retention of facial images. The Government also plans to improve independent oversight and governance of police use of the technology.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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less than 2018-04-30T13:54:06.1Zmore like thismore than 2018-04-30T13:54:06.1Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Louise Haigh more like this