Criminal Justice (Mutual Assistance) Act 2008

Personal data protection.

107.— (1) The provisions of the relevant international instrument have effect in respect of the use of personal data communicated to or otherwise obtained by a person in the State under the instrument.

(2) Subsection (1) is without prejudice to the application of section 7 (duty of care owed by data controllers and data processors) of the Data Protection Act 1988 in respect of the use of such data.

(3) The Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003 apply in relation to such data in respects other than those relating to their use.