Communications Committee - First Report
Social media and criminal offences

Here you can browse the report which was ordered by the House of Lords to be printed 22 July 2014.


Terms of Reference

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Social media and the law

Chapter 3: Guidance on prosecutions

Chapter 4: Other issues

Chapter 5: Summary of principal conclusions

Appendix 1: List of Members and Declarations of Interest

Appendix 2: List of Witnesses

Appendix 3: Social media and criminal offences

Evidence is published online at and available for inspection at the Parliamentary Archives (020 7219 5314)

References in footnotes to the Report are as follows:

Q refers to a question in oral evidence

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