Clause 75 - Levy

Data Protection and Digital Information Bill – in the House of Commons am 4:15 pm ar 29 Tachwedd 2023.

Danfonwch hysbysiad imi am ddadleuon fel hyn

Amendments made: 165, page 99, line 32, leave out “body” and insert “authority”.

This amendment is consequential on Amendment 193.

Amendment 166, page 99, line 33, after “holders” insert

“, authorised persons or third party recipients”.

This amendment enables a levy under clause 75 to be imposed on authorised persons (as defined in clause 66) and third party recipients (as defined in clause 68), as well as on data holders (as defined in clause 65).

Amendment 167, page 99, line 34, leave out

“decision-makers or enforcers or by persons”

and insert

“a person listed in subsection (1A), or a person”.

This amendment and Amendment 169 provide that regulations under Part 3 may impose a levy on data holders for the purposes of meeting expenses incurred by interface bodies (see new clause NC27) and public authorities subject to requirements imposed under clause 68(2A) (see Amendment 116).

Amendment 168, page 99, line 35, after “behalf” insert

“, in performing duties, or exercising powers, imposed or conferred by regulations under this Part”.

This amendment is consequential on Amendment 167. It makes clear that a levy under Part 3 can only be imposed in connection with expenses incurred in the performance of duties, or the exercise of powers, imposed or conferred by regulations under that Part.

Amendment 169, page 99, line 37, at end insert—

“(1A) Those persons are—

(a) decision-makers;

(b) interface bodies;

(c) enforcers;

(d) public authorities subject to requirements imposed by regulations made in reliance on section 68(2A).”

See the explanatory statement for Amendment 167.

Amendment 170, page 99, line 39, leave out “decision-makers or enforcers” and insert “a person”.

This amendment is consequential on Amendments 167 and 169.

Amendment 171, page 99, line 42, leave out “decision-makers or enforcers” insert “person”.

This amendment is consequential on Amendments 167 and 169.

Amendment 172, page 100, line 1, leave out “body” and insert “authority”.

This amendment is consequential on Amendment 193.

Amendment 173, page 100, line 6, leave out “body” and insert “public authority”.—(Sir John Whittingdale.)

This amendment is consequential on Amendment 193