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The DPA Activity Tracker provides our latest information on developments in legislatures, judiciaries and the executive branches of G20, EU member states and Switzerland.

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ASIC Public Lawsuit regarding Digital Currency Assets of Blockchain Mining Companies

Latest event Date: 2024-04-12 public lawsuit announcement

Announced ASIC Public Lawsuit regarding Digital Currency Assets of Blockchain Mining Companies

On 12 April 2024, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) announced the initiation of civil proceedings against blockchain mining companies NGS Crypto Pty Ltd, NGS Digital Pty Ltd, and NGS Group Ltd, along with their sole directo…

Implementer
Australia
Policy area Authorisation, registration and licensing
Policy or regulatory element Operational license requirement
Economic activity digital payment provider (incl. cryptocurrencies), DLT development
in consultation

ICO Inquiry on Accuracy Principle in Generative AI Development

Latest event Date: 2024-04-12 inquiry consultation opened

Opened Consultation on ICO Inquiry on Accuracy Principle in Generative AI Development

On 12 April 2024, the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) of the United Kingdom launched the third consultation in its series on generative AI, focusing on the accuracy principle of data protection law as it applies to generative AI development.…

Implementer
United Kingdom
Policy area Data governance
Policy or regulatory element Data protection regulation
Economic activity ML and AI development
processing consultation

Data Protection Authority inquiry into AI and algorithm risks in democratic processes

Latest event Date: 2024-04-12 inquiry consultation closed

Consultation closed on DPA inquiry into AI and algorithm risks in democratic processes

On 12 April 2024, the Data Protection Authority (DPA) in the Netherlands closed the consultation on Artificial intelligence (AI) and algorithm risks in democratic processes. The consultation aimed to gather input on the role of algorithms and AI in …

Implementer
Netherlands
Policy area Design and testing standards
Policy or regulatory element Design requirement
Economic activity ML and AI development
processing consultation

Framework for bargaining and complaint of unfair treatment processes under Online News Act

Latest event Date: 2024-04-12 inquiry consultation closed

Closed consultation on framework for bargaining and complaint of unfair treatment processes under Online News Act

On 12 April 2024, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) closed its consultation on the framework under the Online News Act. The consultation sought comments on the Act's application, specifically on the bargaining pr…

Implementer
Canada
Policy area Content moderation
Policy or regulatory element Content remuneration regulation
Economic activity platform intermediary: user-generated content
processing consultation

ICO Inquiry on purpose limitation in the generative AI lifecycle

Latest event Date: 2024-04-12 inquiry consultation closed

Closed Consultation on purpose limitation in the generative AI lifecycle

On 12 April 2024, the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) closed its consultation on purpose limitation in the generative AI lifecycle. The consultation aimed to provide clarity on how the principle of purpose limitation, which requires transpar…

Implementer
United Kingdom
Policy area Data governance
Policy or regulatory element Data protection regulation
Economic activity ML and AI development
processing consultation

UK FCA studies of wholesale financial data markets

Latest event Date: 2024-04-12 inquiry consultation closed

Closed consultation on the results of the FCA wholesale data market study

On 12 April 2024, the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) closed its consultation on the report on the results of its wholesale data market inquiry, which aims to investigate whether the markets for benchmarks, credit rating data and market data ve…

Implementer
United Kingdom
Policy area Competition
Policy or regulatory element Unilateral conduct regulation
Economic activity other service provider
adopted

U.S.-Uruguay Memorandum of Understanding on Critical and Emerging Technologies

Latest event Date: 2024-04-11 declaration adoption

Signed U.S.-Uruguay Memorandum of Understanding on Critical and Emerging Technologies

On 11 April 2024, the United States and Uruguay signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Critical and Emerging Technologies. This agreement, aims to foster cooperation in areas such as semiconductors, artificial intelligence, data flows, clean …

Implementer
United States of AmericaUruguay
Policy area Data governance
Policy or regulatory element Cybersecurity regulation
Economic activity infrastructure provider: internet and telecom services, ML and AI development, semiconductors
processing consultation

Revised Standard Conditions and Management Implementation Measures of the Industrial Robot Industry (2024 Edition)

Latest event Date: 2024-04-10 outline consultation closed

Closed consultation on MIIT draft industrial robot industry specification conditions

On 10 April 2024, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) closed the public consultation on the draft industrial robot industry specification conditions. The draft aims to standardise the management of the industrial robot industr…

Implementer
China
Policy area Consumer protection
Policy or regulatory element Quality of Service requirement
Economic activity technological consumer goods, software provider: other software
under deliberation

Regulation extending derogation from the ePrivacy Directive to support the detection of child sexual abuse

Latest event Date: 2024-04-10 law passage

Passed Regulation on Extension of Derogation from the ePrivacy Directive to support the detection of child sexual abuse by EU Parliament

On 10 April 2024, the European Parliament passed the Regulation on the Extension of Derogation from the ePrivacy Directive until 3 April 2026, specifically for the purpose of identifying Child Sexual Abuse Material (CSAM) online. The extension conce…

Implementer
European Union
Policy area Content moderation
Policy or regulatory element Content moderation regulation
Economic activity cross-cutting
in consultation

Biometrics Privacy Code

Latest event Date: 2024-04-10 order consultation opened

Opened OPC Consultation on Biometrics Processing Privacy Code

On 10 April 2024, the New Zealand Office of the Privacy Commissioner (OPC) opened a public consultation on the Biometrics Processing Privacy Code until 8 May 2024. The Code outlines the scope of the definition of biometric information and other rele…

Implementer
New Zealand
Policy area Data governance
Policy or regulatory element Data protection regulation
Economic activity cross-cutting
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