European Data Protection Digest

MEP: Parliament On Schedule for Draft Regulation

PRIVACY LAW—EU

December 6, 2012

Dutch Liberal MEP Sophie in’t Veld says the European Parliament is on course to define its position on the EU draft data protection regulation by mid-2013, EUobserver reports. Despite the fact that formal deliberations have not begun, MEPs are “on schedule,” according to in’t Veld. German Green MEP Jan Philip Albrecht is expected to table his draft report to the Civil Liberties Committee in an effort to prevent further delays on the bill’s completion. in’t Veld said political groups maintain a “united position on most of the main issues,” within the draft regulation.
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