Amendment LIBE #2956

Article 80 – Paragraph 1

1. Member States shall provide for exemptions or derogations from the provisions on the general principles in Chapter II, the rights of the data subject in Chapter III, on controller and processor in Chapter IV, on the transfer of personal data to third countries and international organisations in Chapter V, the independent supervisory authorities in Chapter VI and on co-operation and consistency in Chapter VII for and the provisions regarding processing concerning health and processing for historical, statistical and scientific research purposes in this chapter whenever this is necessary for the processing of personal data carried out solely for journalistic purposes or the purpose of artistic or literary expression in order to reconcile the right to the protection of personal data with the rules governing freedom of expression.

Current Data Privacy Rating is : weaker    Baroness Sarah Ludford United Kingdom ALDE    Charles Tannock United Kingdom ECR


comments powered by Disqus