Reply to post: Re: non-UK legislation

Where's the money, Lebowski?! UK data watchdog says £7m in fines unpaid since 2015


Re: non-UK legislation

Nope, the Eel meant like any transposition of GDPR into an EU-country national law, which could apply to a UK public service if said service failed to protect the Personal Data of the citizens of this country.

Trying to find an example: say HMRC holds financial data for German residents who happen or happened to be UK tax residents, and that data is leaked. Germany's Data regulator could impose a fine to HMRC. That would be UK taxpayer money going to another country's public finances.

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