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Name: Act (No. 477 of 2001) on the protection of privacy in working life.
Country: Finland
Subject(s): Human rights
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2001-06-08
Entry into force:
Published on: Finlands Författningssamling (BIBL), 2001-06-13, No. 477, pp. 1307-1309
ISN: FIN-2001-L-60664
Bibliography: Finlands Författningssamling (BIBL), 2001-06-13, No. 477, pp. 1307-1309
Unofficial English translation Unofficial English translation Ministry of Labour, Finlex, Finland (consulted on 2004-08-23)
Abstract/Citation: Contains 13 sections to protect the basic rights at the workplace regarding privacy and personal integrity, and to promote the handling of the information related thereto. Includes sections on: scope of application, relevant criterias to apply for employers, collection of workers' private data, employer's duty to inform, information regarding workers' health, procedure regarding technical control and use of data, and miscellaneous rules. Unofficial translation (Ministry of Labour) available online in English.
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