Czech Presidency of EU Council offers latest Data Act compromise text

26/10/2022 | EURACTIV

The Czech Presidency of the Council of the European Union has issued its latest compromise text clarifying areas of scope, data-sharing and public access for the proposed EU Data Act. The Telecom Working Party will discuss the text on 27 October. The text clarifies the regulation covers nonmedical wearable technologies, but products that display content and process and store data, including smart TVs, personal computers and smartphones, are excluded. The text also outlines that provisions empowering public institutions to access private data have been restricted to the European Commission, European Central Bank and EU agencies.

Read Full Story
EU Flag

What is this page?

You are reading a summary article on the Privacy Newsfeed, a free resource for DPOs and other professionals with privacy or data protection responsibilities helping them stay informed of industry news all in one place. The information here is a brief snippet relating to a single piece of original content or several articles about a common topic or thread. The main contributor is listed in the top left-hand corner, just beneath the article title.

The Privacy Newsfeed monitors over 300 global publications, of which more than 4,250 summary articles have been posted to the online archive dating back to the beginning of 2020. A weekly roundup is available by email every Friday.

Freevacy has been shortlisted in the Best Educator category.
The PICCASO Privacy Awards recognise the people making an outstanding contribution to this dynamic and fast-growing sector.