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Name:
Data Retention Experts Group (E02933)
On Hold
Group which does not operate on a permanent basis
(The Data Retention Directive, the basis for the Expert Group, has been invalidated)
Abbreviation:
DREG
Policy Area:
Internal Market
Justice and Home Affairs
Lead DG:
HOME - Home Affairs DG
Associated DG:
CNECT - Communications Networks, Content and Technology DG
JRC - Joint Research Centre
OLAF - European Anti-Fraud Office
JUST - Justice DG
Type:
Formal, Permanent
Scope:
Limited
Mission:
- To exchange information about changes in technologies relating to the provision of publicly available electronic communications (services and networks) and in the legitimate requirements of competent authorities of Member States which are relevant to the application of the Data Retention Directive and to help ensure that the Directive continues to fulfil its intended aims; - identify and to define difficulties which have emerged at national and cross-border level in relation to the technical and practical implementation of the Data Retention Directive, in particular from the perspective of competent authorities and the electronic communications industry; and - to identify best practice in matters relating to data retention and, if requested by the Commission, to devise and to disseminate guidance on best practice and to review the effectiveness of that guidance.
Task:
Coordinates with Member States, exchange of views
Identify and promote best practice in implementation of the Directive
Monitors the development of national policies and the enforcement of EU legislation by national authorities
Other
Composition:
Law (civil), Academia, Other (Telecommunications), Association (Other (telephony, telecommunications, communications, Internet)), EU agency (Other (Police cooperation)), EU body (Fundamental rights), International organization (Fundamental rights), National administrations
Contact:
home-data-retention@ec.europa.eu
Publication in RegExp:
06 Sep 2013
Creating Act:
C(2013)2144
Link to Website:
Last updated:
10 Jun 2014
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