Article 63 of GDPR: Consistency Mechanism
Article 63 of GDPR represents the first article in GDPR relating to the consistency mechanism under GDPR.
Based on this article, supervisory authorities are mandated to cooperate with one another in such a way that the rules and obligations of GDPR are applied consistently throughout the European Union.
Such a consistency mechanism will also apply to instances where supervisory authorities need to cooperate with the Commission.
Recitals applicable to Article 63 of GDPR
Relevant Recitals: 135
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Cited Legislation in Article 63 or relevant recitals
GDPR Text: Article 63 of GDPR and Relevant Recitals
GDPR Text Source: EUR-Lex
Official GDPR Text: General Data Protection Regulation
Official GDPR Title: REGULATION (EU) 2016/679 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation), corrected by Corrigendum, OJL 127, 23.5.2018, p. 2 ((EU) 2016/679)