||National identification numbers/any other identifier of general application
|Finland||02.08.2017||The Working Group has proposed that current provisions concerning processing of Personal Identity Code (PIC) set in the Personal Data Act would be upheld in the Data Protection Act. The Working Group has proposed that PIC may be processed with an explicit consent from the data subject or when it is important to unequivocally identify the data subject for compliance with a legal obligation, carrying out rights and responsibilities of the data subject or the controller, or for the purposes of scientific or historical research or for statistical purposes.
|Ireland||12.09.2017||Not mentioned in the General Scheme.
|Netherlands||28.06.2017||Draft Act provides national identification numbers may be processed where allowed by law, and only for those purposes as stipulated in the relevant legislation.