Bill Progress

Object of the Bill

The object of the Bill is to amend the Computer Misuse Act, 2011 to enhance the provisions on unauthorised access to information or data; to prohibit the sharing of any information relating to a child without authorisation from a parent or guardian; to prohibit the sending or sharing of information that promotes hate speech, to provide for the prohibition of sending or sharing false, malicious and unsolicited information, to restrict persons convicted of any offence under the Computer Misuse Act, 2011 from holding public office for a period of ten years; and for related matters.

Other Attachments

1 ICT3-22-Report on the Computer Misuse (Amendment) Bill, 2022 .pdf
Title: Report on the Computer Misuse (Amendment) Bill, 2022
Author: Parliamentary Committee on Information Communication Technology and National Guidance
2 Minority Report on the Report of the Committee of Information Communication Technology & National Guidance on the Computer Misuse (Amendment) .pdf
Title: Minority Report on the Computer Misuse Bill, 2022
Author: Parliamentary Committee on Information Communication Technology and National Guidance

Computer Misuse (Amendment) Bill, 2022

Sponsored By Hon. Muhammad Nsereko (Mp, KAMPALA CENTRAL DIVISION)

Committee: The Committee on Information, Communication Technology and National Guidance

Start

2022-07-19

First Reading/Committee

Bill is read for the First Time in the Floor of Parliament.

2022-09-08

Second Reading

Bill is in its second stage on the floor of Parliament.

2022-09-08

2022-09-08

Third Reading

Bill has been passed by parliament.

Presentation/Waiting Assent

Assented by President

End

Bill passed on

Bill Withdrawn on

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