Explained: The Joint Parliamentary Committee’s suggestion on Data Protection Bill

New Delhi, Nov 23: The Data protection law report was finalised by the Joint Parliamentary Committee. The JPC has suggested stricter compliance requirements for companies and added clauses that provide for lighter obligations on government agencies.

The JPC also said that the state would have a larger say in the legal mechanism that will be set up to safeguard personal and non-personal data. Officials tell OneIndia that the panel suggested new provisions which will build in additional compliances.

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