LibCon put ISA on hold

One of the things I was not expecting to return from kayaking to, was the news that ISA has been put on hold. As there has already been one review to scale it back to appropriate levels I am very unsure where the, and I quote “common sense” level is but I shall watch with interest.
Secretary of State for the Home Department (Theresa May):
I am announcing today that the commencement of voluntary registration with the new Vetting and Barring Scheme (VBS) in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, which was due to begin on 26 July, will be brought to a halt as of today.
The Government has made clear its intention to bring the criminal records and Vetting and Barring regimes back to common sense levels. Until this remodelling has taken place, we have decided to maintain those aspects of the new Scheme which are already in place, but not to introduce further elements”

Further reading:Guardian article with some charities response