08.03.2015

GDPR: Presidency proposes compromise text (Chapter II)

Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (General Data Protection Regulation) - Chapter II (dated 4 March 2015, pdf):
Background
1. Following the discussions at the DAPIX meeting of 5-6 February 2015 and the JHA Counsellors meetings of 23 February and 2 March 20151, the Presidency has made a number of further changes to the text of Chapter II. The latest changes are highlighted in the annex in bold underlined text.
2. The Presidency is of the opinion that the text set out in the Annex is the best possible compromise taking into account the various positions of delegations.
3. COREPER is therefore invited to suggest to the Council to agree on a partial general approach on Chapter II, as set out in the Annex to tho this note, at its meeting of 13 March 2015 on the following understanding: [...]
Source: Statewatch