In a position paper published today, CoESS congratulates the European Parliament and Council for the highly important improvements tabled to the European Commission proposal for an EU Data Act. In the paper, CoESS highlights key proposals of both institutions, which are recommended to be kept in a final agreement.
The proposals made by European Parliament and Council largely reflect the recommendations of a joint security industry declaration from October 2022, because they enhance legal certainty for businesses and establish important safeguards for the sharing of security-sensitive data.
CoESS highly welcomes the proposals of both institutions to enhance legal certainty of the proposal in terms of scope and provisions on:
The position paper can be found here.