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Trade Policy Issues January 18, 2018  
International Data Protection Legislation Matrix

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International Data Protection Legislation

Note: The following chart was developed by the U.S. Department of Commerce in order to provide information on national data protection laws that have either been enacted or are currently under consideration around the world. The following does not address sectoral laws, local laws, criminal/civil code provisions, or constitutional provisions that may address data protection.

The chart is intended for information only and is not an authoritative statement or summary of the actual laws in these countries. The chart also may not reflect all recent changes and legislative updates.

International Data Protection Legislation.pdf

Developed by Jeff Rohlmeier, U.S. Department of Commerce, (202) 482-0343,
Revised: 3/4/05

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