government control freaks are determined that our identities will be kept on a central register and it also shows that their Big Brother ambitions are very much alive.
This tit-bit has yet to cause a ripple in the blogosphere or on-line media, as far as I can see. As Kable point out, it will also be amazing if Johnson can get this through Parliament were Labour to be the largest party but without an overall majority.
Were it still his area of legislation, after the election, the decision may well be taken out of his hands. At some time in the future no doubt the EU will decide - they are, after all, our real government. It is also an intriguing question whether any 'behind closed doors with no minutes' meetings have been held in Brussels and this idea of Johnson's is but a means of being able to trumpet how Britain is 'leading the way' in Europe when the EU does legislate further.
The following just about sums it up: