Reference to national Data Protection laws

Law n° 2018-493 of 20 June 2018 “relating to personal data protection” incorporates the GDPR provisions in French national law. This new law modifies the existing French Data Protection Act (together the “revised French DPA”). The GDPR is integrated into the exiting French law No. 78-17 of 6 January 1978 relating to computer programmes, files and freedoms.

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LOI n° 2018-493 du 20 juin 2018 relative à la protection des données personnelles: https://www.legifrance.gouv.fr/affichTexte.do?cidTexte=JORFTEXT000037085952&fastPos=1&fastReqId=364642988&categorieLien=cid&oldAction=rechTexte

The Data Protection Act No. 78-17 of 6 January 1978 relating to computer programmes, files and freedoms:

http://www.legifrance.gouv.fr/affichTexte.do?cidTexte=LEGITEXT000006068624&dateTexte=vig (Consolidated version up to last amendment on 27 July 2019)

Other laws:

The law n° 2016-1321called “loi pour une République numérique” has been adopted on the 7th of October 2016It contains several articles linked to data protection.

Please visit : https://www.legifrance.gouv.fr/affichTexte.do;jsessionid=181342346A1368A922253A85029126A1.tplgfr26s_1?cidTexte=JORFTEXT000033202746&categorieLien=id