Telecommunications Data Retention Act

Original Language Title: Wet bewaarplicht telecommunicatiegegevens

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Law of 18 July 2009 amending the Telecommunication Act and the Law on Economic Crimes related to the implementation of Directive 2006 /24/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of the European Union on the retention of data Have been processed in connection with the provision of public electronic communications services and amending Directive 2002 /58/EC (Retention of telecommunications data)

We Beatrix, at the grace of God, Queen of the Netherlands, Princess of Orange-Nassau, etc. etc. etc.

All of them, who will see or hear these, saluut! do know:

In this regard, we have taken into consideration that it is necessary to Telecommunications law and the Law on economic crimes to change in connection with implementation of Directive No 2006 /24/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of the European Union of 23 February 2006 on the retention of data processed in connection with the provision of public electronic communications services and amending Directive 2002 /58/EC (PbEG L 105);

Thus, we, the Council of State, and with the mean consultations of the States-General, have been well-liked and understood to be right and to be understood as saying:


Article I

No other versions Save Relationships (...) (External Link) Permanent Link [ Red: Modification of the Telecommunication Act.]

Article II

No other versions Save Relationships (...) (External Link) Permanent Link [ Red: Change the Law on Economic Crimes.]

Article III

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After the entry into force of this Act,


Article IV

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This Law shall enter into force on a date to be determined by Royal Decree.


Article V

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A royal decree may stipulate that this law shall not apply to providers of public telecommunications networks and public telecommunications networks for a period to be determined in that decision, but not longer than 15 March 2009. telecommunications services, insofar as they are the generation or processing of data in the context of the provision of Internet access, Internet e-mail and Internet telephony.


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This law is cited as: Retention of telecommunications data.

Burdens and orders that it will be placed in the Official Gazette, and that all ministries, authorities, colleges and officials who so concern will keep their hands on the precise execution.

Entry

Tavarnelle, 18 July 2009

Beatrix

The Minister of Justice,

E. M. H. Hirsch Ballin

The Minister for Economic Affairs, a.i.

E. M. H. Hirsch Ballin

Issued the thirtieth of July 2009

The Minister of Justice,

E. M. H. Hirsch Ballin