Sweden ALDE

Cecilia Wikström

Country: Sweden
Group: Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE)
Party: Folkpartiet liberalerna (FP)

Member of Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
Member of Legal Affairs

Overview Cecilia Wikström

Amendments: 4
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Amendments by Cecilia Wikström

(121a) This Regulation allows the principle of public access to official documents to be taken into account when applying the provisions set out in this Regulation. Personal data in documents held by a public authority or a public body may be disclosed by this authority or body in accordance with Member State legislation to which the public authority or public body is subject. Such legislation should reconcile the right to the protection of personal data with the principle of public access to official documents.
 
1. Member States shall provide for exemptions or derogations from the provisions on the general principles in Chapter II, the rights 1. Chapter II (General principles), Chapter III (Rights of the data subject in Chapter III, on controller ), Chapter IV (Controller and processor in Chapter IV, on the transfer ), Chapter V (Transfer of personal data to third countries and international organisations in Chapter V, the independent ), Chapter VI (Independent supervisory authorities in Chapter VI and on co), Chapter VII (Co-operation and consistency in Chapter VII for ) as well as Articles 73, 74, 76 and 79 of Chapter VIII (Remedies, liability and sanctions) shall not apply to 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.
 
2. Each Member State shall notify to the Commission those provisions of its law which it has adopted pursuant to paragraph 1 by the date specified in Article 91(2) at the latest and, without delay, any subsequent amendment law or amendment affecting them.
 
Article 80a Processing of personal data and public access to official documents Personal data in documents held by a public authority or a public body may be disclosed by this authority or body in accordance with Member State legislation regarding public access to official documents, which reconciles the right to the protection of personal data with the principle of public access to official documents.