Belgium

Overview

Stage of legislative progress 
Eg. pre-consultation, in consultation

Belgian Privacy Minister drafting new framework law.

Approach to implementation 
Eg. amendments to existing law, total repeal of old laws

n/a 

Timescale for implementation 
Eg. pre-consultation, in consultation

n/a


Areas where Member States must have local laws:

Personal data and freedom of expression 

n/a

Penalties

n/a


Areas where Member States may have local laws:

Professional secrecy 

n/a

Scientific, historical or statistical purposes 

n/a

Employment

n/a

Personal data of deceased persons 

n/a

Children online 

n/a 

Special rules for special categories of data
n/a

Genetic, biometric or health data

n/a

Designation of a Data Protection Officer

n/a

National identification numbers/any other identifier of general application

n/a


Other:

Any other areas under discussion

Belgian Privacy Commission published DPO recommendations on 24 May 2017 and recommendations on records of processing activites on 14 June 2017.