Government approves the bill on wiretapping

Government approves the bill on wiretapping

Pristina, April 3, 2015/Independent Balkan News Agency

By Elton Tota

Minister for European Integration, Bekim Collaku, has presented today the bill on the wiretapping of telecommunications.

According to minister Collaku, the bill defines the main principles of the wiretapping.

“It defines the main principles of wiretapping, the types of wiretapping, the procedure, restrictions, the system, the principle of discretion safety, the preservation and destruction of wiretapped materials”, said the minister.

The minister also said that this bill defines human rights and liberties in the process of legal wiretapping.

“The bill guarantees the right of privacy, personal data and journalist’s source. This bill clearly states that wiretapping can only be carried out with a court order”, added minister Collaku.

The bill for the wiretapping of telecommunications was approved by the government cabinet. /ibna/