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Data protection in the Internal Market Information System (IMI), briefing note

Label
Data protection in the Internal Market Information System (IMI), briefing note
Index
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Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Data protection in the Internal Market Information System (IMI)
Medium
electronic resource
Oclc number
1232958583
Sub title
briefing note
Summary
This briefing note deals with some data protection aspects of Proposal of the European Commission for a Regulation on administrative cooperation through the Internal Market Information System (“the IMI Regulation). In particular Article 13 of the Proposal extends the data retention period from 6 months, as it is now, to 5 years. The briefing note investigates whether there are any grounds which justify the extension and assesses the compliance of the Proposal with the existing legal framework