Adequate Level of Protection
A label that the EU may apply to third-party countries who have committed to protect data through domestic law making or international commitments. Conferring of the label requires a proposal by the European Commission, an Article 29 Working Group Opinion, an opinion of the article 31 Management Committee, a right of scrutiny by the European Parliament and adoption by the European Commission.
Reference(s) in IAPP Certification Textbooks: F36-37; C24; E38, 175-178, 295
Associated term(s): Adequacy