The Data Protection (Charges and Information) (Amendment) Regulations 2019

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
CitationSI 2019/478

2019 No. 478

Data Protection

The Data Protection (Charges and Information) (Amendment) Regulations 2019

Made 5th March 2019

Coming into force 1st April 2019

The Secretary of State makes these Regulations in exercise of the powers conferred by section 137(1) and (3)(c) of the Data Protection Act 20181.

The Secretary of State makes these Regulations—

(a) having regard to the matters specified in section 137(4) of that Act; and

(b) after consultation in accordance with sections 138(1) and 182(2) of that Act.

In accordance with sections 138(5) and 182(7) of the Data Protection Act 2018, a draft of this instrument was laid before Parliament and approved by a resolution of each House of Parliament.

S-1 Citation and commencement

Citation and commencement

1. These Regulations may be cited as the Data Protection (Charges and Information) (Amendment) Regulations 2019 and come into force on 1st April 2019.

S-2 Amendment of the Data Protection (Charges and Information) Regulations 2018

Amendment of the Data Protection (Charges and Information) Regulations 2018

2.—(1) The Schedule to the Data Protection (Charges and Information) Regulations 20182is amended as follows.

(2) In paragraph 1, before the definition of “judge”, insert—

““elected representative” has the meaning given in paragraph 23(3)(a) to (d) and (f) to (m) of Schedule 1 to the Data Protection Act 2018;”.

(3) In paragraph 2(2)—

(a)

(a) at the end of paragraph (g), omit “or”;

(b)

(b) at the end of paragraph (h), insert “or”;

(c)

(c) after paragraph (h), insert—

“(i)

“(i) carried out by—

(i) a member of the House of Lords who is entitled to receive writs of summons to attend that House, or

(ii) a person acting on the instructions, or on behalf, of such a member,

for the purposes of exercising the member’s functions as such;

(j)

(j) carried out by—

(i) an elected representative, or

(ii) a person acting on the instructions, or on behalf, of such a representative,

for the purposes of exercising the elected representative’s functions as such;

(k)

(k) carried out by—

(i) a person seeking to become (or remain) an elected representative (a “prospective representative”), or

(ii) a person acting on the instructions, or on behalf, of a prospective representative,

in connection with any activity which can be reasonably regarded as intended to promote or procure the election (or re-election) of the prospective representative.”.

Margot James

Minister of...

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