Data Protection Law

 

Austria
   
Datenschutzgesetz

Belgium
   
Loi portant reforme de certaines entreprises publiques economiques, 21 Mars 1991. Telecommunications law. Sets rules on wiretapping, cryptography.

Canada
   
Model Code for the Protection of Personal Information

Council of Europe

Convention for the protection of individuals with regard to automatic processing of personal data

European Union
   
    Directive 95/46/Ec Of The European Parliament And Of The Council of 24 October 1995 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data

    Directive 97/66/EC OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 15 December 1997 concerning the processing of personal data and the protection of privacy in the telecommunications sector

    Common position (EC) no 57/96 adopted by the Council on 12 September 1996 with a view to adopting Directive 96/ /EC of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the processing of personal data and the protection of privacy in the telecommunications sector, in particular in the integrated services digital network (ISDN) and in the public digital mobile networks

    Recommendation No. R (95) 13 of the Committee of Ministers to Member States Concerning Problems of Criminal Procedure Law Connected with Information Technology

    Recomendation 1/97 Data Protection Law and the Media

Hungary
   Act LXIII of 1992 on the Protection of Personal Data and the Publicity of Data of Public Interest

France
    ACT 78-17 of 6 January 1978 on Data Processing, Data Files and Individual Liberties   

Germany
    Federal Data Protection Act
    Bundesdatenschutzgesetz
    Hamburgisches Datenschutzgesetz
    Brandenburgisches Datenschutzgesetz
    Bayerisches Datenschutzgesetz 

Italy
   
Data Protection Law

Netherlands
   
Sensitive Data Decree

Sweden
   
The Data Act 1973

United Kingdom
    Data Protection Act 1984
   
Data Protection Bill
    Comments of the data protection registrar on Data protection: the government's proposals
    The Data Protection Registrar 

United Nations
   
Guidelines concerning computerized personal data files

USA
    Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991
    Netizens Protection Act of 1997