Data Protection Act 1984

Definitions

Human Resources

  • noun
    (written as Data Protection Act (1984))
    an Act of Parliament which prevents the use of details of a person which are stored in a database for other uses than that for which the record was originally made

Media Studies

  • noun an act of Parliament which regulates the way in which personal data can be used, stored and passed on by companies, and allows individuals access to their own data records
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