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Commissioner Releases New Fingerprint Collection Guidance

BIOMETRICS—HONG KONG

May 25, 2012

In light of the growing popularity of fingerprint scanners in capacities unrelated to law enforcement, Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data Allan Chiang has published updated guidance for data users that plan to collect fingerprint data. The guidance includes tips on how to decide whether to collect fingerprint data, conducting a privacy impact assessment and what to do after deciding to collect fingerprint data.
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