Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.108 - Convention for the Protection of Individuals with regard to Automatic Processing of Personal Data

Nature of declaration : Declarations, Denunciations, Derogations
Status as of 22/08/2018

The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Declaration contained in the instrument of ratification deposited on 24 March 2006 - Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 3, paragraph 2.a, of the Convention, the Republic of Macedonia declares that it will not apply the Convention to the following categories of personal data :

- Processing of personal data carried out by individuals exclusively for personal use or household purposes;
- Processing of personal data for the purpose of safeguarding national security and national defence of the Republic of Macedonia, or
[- in conducting criminal proceedings(*)]

[(*) Note by the Secretariat : Declaration partially withdrawn by a letter from the Permanent Representative of "the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia", dated 3 November 2008, registered at the Secretariat General on 4 November 2008 - Or. Engl.]
Period covered: 01/07/2006 -
Articles concerned : 3

Partial withdrawal of a declaration transmitted by a letter from the Permanent Representative of "the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia", dated 3 November 2008, registered at the Secretariat General on 4 November 2008 - Or. Engl.

Following the adoption by the Parliament of the Republic of Macedonia of the Amendments to the Law of Protection of Personal Data, the last item of the declaration made to Article 3 of the Convention contained in the instrument of ratification of the Republic of Macedonia is no longer valid.

The Republic of Macedonia, therefore, withdraws only the last item of the declaration made to Article 3, paragraph 2.a, of the Convention, which reads as follows : "In accordance with Article 3, paragraph 2.a, of the Convention, the Republic of Macedonia declares that it will not apply the Convention to the categories of personal data in conducting criminal proceeding."
Period covered: 05/02/2009 -
Articles concerned : 3


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