Data Protection Bill [HL]

Explanatory Notes


799 The following provisions of the Bill will come into force on Royal Assent: Clauses 1 and 2 (preliminary), 169 (regulations under this Act), 183 to 185 (definitions), 188 and 189 (application to the Crown and Parliament), 191 to 194 (final provisions) and all powers to make secondary legislation. The other provisions of the Bill will be brought into force by regulations made by the Secretary of State. The GDPR comes into effect on 25 May 2018 and Member States are required to adopt laws giving effect to the LED by 6 May 2018.


Prepared 13th September 2017