Greyhound Racing Act 2019

Data transfer

58. Information, including personal data (within the meaning of Article 4 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 20161 and section 69 of the Data Protection Act 2018 ) held by—

(a) the Board,

(b) the holder of an Irish Greyhound Stud Book,

(c) the operator of a laboratory for the analysis of samples approved by the Board under regulations made under section 27 (1) for the purposes of paragraph (r) of that subsection,

(d) the operator of a database recognised, approved or established under regulations made under section 36 of the Animal Health and Welfare Act 2013 , or

(e) the Minister under the animal tracing systems database established under section 63 of that Act,

for the purposes of the Greyhound Racing Acts 1958 to 2019, the Welfare of Greyhounds Act 2011 or the Animal Health and Welfare Act 2013 may be exchanged by them with each other if such exchange is reasonably necessary and proportionate for the performance by them of their functions under those Acts.

1 OJ No. L119, 4.5.2016, p.1