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Council Working Party on Data Protection

The Council Working Party on Data Protection is a body responsible for the execution of data protection laws and policies applied specifically to the field of law enforcement. It collaborates closely with Europol on their Information Management Strategy (IMS). The main aim of the council is to to facilitate smoother information exchange across borders in line with the latest principles and rules of personal data protection. The council comprises of one expert representatives from each of the member states and is chaired by the member holding the rotational position of Council President.

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