Commission expert group on the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 and Directive (EU) 2016/680 (E03461)
Group which operates on a permanent basis
Justice and Home Affairs
JUST - DG Justice and Consumers
As regards the Regulation (EU) 2016/679, the expert group should clarify how Member States' existing and future legislation will ensure effective and uniform application of the Regulation.
As regards the Directive (EU) 2016/680, which is a minimum harmonisation directive, the expert group should clarify how to ensure high level of protection of personal data of individuals held by police and criminal justice authorities and at the same time allow the exchange of data in a smoother manner, improving police and judicial cooperation in preventing and fighting crime.
Assist the Commission in relation to the implementation of existing Union legislation, programmes and policies
Publication in RegExp:
09 Aug 2016
13 Dec 2018