6 Jul. 2022
CSC Work program 2022-2024

Article 74 – Tasks of the Chair

Paragraph 1

The Chair shall have the following tasks:

  1. to convene the meetings of the Board and prepare its agenda;
  2. to notify decisions adopted by the Board pursuant to Article 65 to the lead supervisory authority and the supervisory authorities concerned;
  3. to ensure the timely performance of the tasks of the Board, in particular in relation to the consistency mechanism referred to in Article 63.

Paragraph 2

The Board shall lay down the allocation of tasks between the Chair and the deputy chairs in its rules of procedure.

References

  • GDPR references
  • Fines
  • Recitals
  • Directive 95/46/EC
  • SA
  • Case-law

No GDPR article references available for this article.

No fines as mentioned in the GDPR apply to this article, although individual Member States are allowed to lay down the rules on penalties applicable to infringements of this article (Article 84).

(139) In order to promote the consistent application of this Regulation, the Board should be set up as an independent body of the Union. To fulfil its objectives, the Board should have legal personality. The Board should be represented by its Chair. It should replace the Working Party on the Protection of Individuals with Regard to the Processing of Personal Data established by Directive 95/46/EC. It should consist of the head of a supervisory authority of each Member State and the European Data Protection Supervisor or their respective representatives. The Commission should participate in the Board’s activities without voting rights and the European Data Protection Supervisor should have specific voting rights. The Board should contribute to the consistent application of this Regulation throughout the Union, including by advising the Commission, in particular on the level of protection in third countries or international organisations, and promoting cooperation of the supervisory authorities throughout the Union. The Board should act independently when performing its tasks.

No Directive 95/46/EC equivalent available for this article.