Data Privacy & Security Data Privacy & Security

Data Act negotiations prompt jostle among European Parliament committees

By Nicholas Wallace
  • 10 May 2022 14:59
  • 10 May 2022 14:59
European Parliament legislators are jostling for control of the EU’s new Data Act after three committees in the legislature objected to making the industry committee responsible for the bill.

EU lawmakers on the legal affairs, civil liberties and consumer protection committees argued that they should each have responsibility for particular portio

To view the latest version of this document and thousands of others like it, sign-in to MLex or register for a free trial.

Nicholas Wallace


Nicholas Wallace has covered data privacy and security for MLex in Brussels since November 2021. Prior to joining MLex, he worked as a freelance reporter for Science Magazine, Science|Business, and International News Services, an agency serving trade publications worldwide. He holds a masters degree in public policy, jointly awarded by the Central European University in Budapest and the Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals, and a bachelors degree in politics from Liverpool John Moores University.

Discover MLex

Stay on top of global regulatory developments

Latest News