Article 73 GDPR (EDPB Chair)

Article 73 of GDPR: EDPB Chair

Article 73 of GDPR establishes the Chair of the European Data Protection Board.

Election of the EDPB Chair (Article 73(1) GDPR)

The European Data Protection Board will elect its Chair and 2 deputy chairs based on a simple majority.

Term of office of the EDPB Chair (Article 73(2) GDPR)

The EDPB Chair will have a five-year term of office and renewable once.

Recitals applicable to Article 73 of GDPR

Relevant Recitals: None

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Cited Legislation in Article 73 or relevant recitals


GDPR Text: Article 73 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)