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Name: Law on the Protection of Personal Data, 1997.
Country: Poland
Subject(s): Human rights
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1997-08-29
Entry into force:
Published on: Unofficial translation, 20p.
ISN: POL-1997-L-59895
Bibliography: Unofficial translation, 20p.
Abstract/Citation: Deals with various aspects of data protection. Chapter 2 provides for supervisory authority for data protection, Chapter 3 for principles of personal data processing, and Chapter 4 for rights of the data subject. Chapters 5 and 6 regulate protection and registration of personal data filing systems. Chapter 7 deals with transfer of personal data to third countries, and Chapter 8 with sanctions.
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