MEPs propose independent review of Irish DPC GDPR enforcement

26/09/2022 | European Parliament

The European Parliament's Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE) has recommended an independent review of Ireland's Data Protection Commission (DPC) over how it enforces the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The suggestion comes after a delegation of LIBE members visited Ireland for meetings with DPC staff and Big Tech platforms, including Meta, TikTok and Microsoft. Spanish MEP Maite PagazaurtundĂșa said there are concerns that the DPC is "a bottleneck of the (GDPR) one-stop-shop mechanism," however they support recommendations from the Irish government to improve the DPC's operations.

Read Full Story
Irish Data Protection Commission, DPC

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 2,500 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.