Personal data protection bill

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Centre Approves Digital Data Protection Bill: Report

The initial draft of the bill was introduced in November last year, and after several rounds of public consultation, a second draft was prepared, which underwent inter-ministerial discussions

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Data Protection Bill Will End Misuse Of Customer Data And Penalise Violators, Says Rajeev Chandrasekhar

Government sources have reportedly indicated that the fresh data protection bill will be tabled in the winter session of Parliament

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Revised Version Of PDP Bill Likely To Contain Relaxed Provision On Data Localization, Says Rajeev Chandrasekhar

As per reports, the revamped PDP Bill is in the final stages of being finalized and might be released for public consultation by the end of October or first week of November

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India Is Set To Get Its First Data Protection Law

The Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019 has been cleared by the Union Cabinet on December 4

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What Does The Indian Personal Data Protection Bill Say?

Information and broadcasting minister Prakash Javadekar said that the bill will be introduced in the Parliament during the current winter session

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Personal Data Protection Bill 2018: Will the Legislation Introduce a GDPR-esque Compliance Regime in India?

Ushering in an era of extraterritorial data privacy compliance for global firms operating in India