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Name: Ordinance No. 1265 of 2000 respecting processing of personal data.
Country: Norway
Subject(s): Human rights
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2000-12-15
Entry into force:
ISN: NOR-2000-R-68366
Bibliography: English translation English translation Ministry of Labour and Government Administration, Norway
Abstract/Citation: Comprehensive regulations on processing of personal data. Made under Act No. 31 of 14 April 2000.

Divided into 10 chapters. Chapter 1 (s. 1.1-1.5) regulates scope of personal data act. Chapter 2 (s. 2.1-2.16) provides for data security. Chapter 3 (s. 3.1-3.2) regulates internal controls. Chapter 4 (s. 4.1-4.7) deals with credit information services. Chapter 5 (s. 5.1-5.4) makes provision for central marketing exclusion register. Chapter 6 (s. 6.1-6.3) regulates tansfer of personal data to other countries. Chapter 7 (s. 7.1-7.27) provides for obligation to give notification and obtain licence. Chapter 8 (s. 8.1-8.5) regulates video surveillance. Chapter 9 (s. 9.1-9.3) contains miscellaneous and Chapter 10 (s. 10.1-10.5) concluding provisions.
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