Switzerland to create statutory basis for surveillance export controls

The Grand Chamber of the Swiss National Council has approved an amendment to the Goods Control Act, which will transpose into statute controls on the export and brokering of goods which could be used for internet or mobile phone surveillance. At present, those export controls are contained in temporary legislation, which must be reviewed and approved every 4 years by …

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