Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.181 - Additional Protocol to the Convention for the Protection of Individuals with regard to Automatic Processing of Personal Data, regarding supervisory authorities and transborder data flows

Nature of declaration : Authorities
Status as of 19/10/2017

Bulgaria

Declaration contained in a note verbale from the Permanent Representation of Bulgaria, dated 5 July 2010, deposited simultaneously with the instrument of ratification on 8 July 2010 Or. Engl.

In accordance with Article 1, paragraph 1, of the Additional Protocol, Bulgaria declares the following:

a. The supervisory authority under Article 1, paragraph 1, of the Additional Protocol is the Commission for Protection of Personal Data;
b. The Commission for Protection of Personal Data is an independent state authority which exercises the protection of individuals in processing of their personal data and in providing the access to these data;
c. The Commission for Protection of Personal Data passes decisions to complaints submitted by individuals concerning violation of their rights with regard to the processing of personal data;
d. The decisions of the Commission for Protection of Personal Data are subject to appeal before the Supreme Administrative Court;
e. The transfer of personal data to another State is admitted only if it ensures an adequate level of protection of the personal data on its territory.
Period covered: 01/11/2010 -
Articles concerned : 1


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