On Wednesday morning, Minister of Justice Sam Tanson and Minister for Inside Safety Henri Kox offered the draft regulation for x within the respective Chamber fee.
The introduction of the brand new regulation is anticipated to obviously regulate how lengthy which knowledge units are being saved by the nationwide justice system, in addition to who can entry them.
The primary goal is to make sure that delicate knowledge units could be saved in an environment friendly and safe method. Officers wish to assure that no abuses can happen, however that on the similar time, those that must entry data can accomplish that extra simply, Minister Tanson defined.
Various points nonetheless must be resolved, most notably the query of whether or not employers ought to be knowledgeable if certainly one of their workers is being investigated. Even when all defendants are presumed harmless till confirmed responsible, this data ought to be given out to guard different potential victims, senior public prosecutor Martine Solivieff famous.
One other query is how lengthy the so-called log recordsdata ought to be saved, which monitor the quantity of people that accessed a sure file. The present draft regulation envisions a interval of 5 years, even when the respective file itself is being saved longer.
In a subsequent step, the challenge shall be mentioned within the Chamber fee, earlier than the state council can ship its evaluation of the proposal. Nonetheless, officers on the press convention expressed their optimism that the draft shall be handed earlier than the tip of the 12 months.