The Scottish Public Services Ombudsman Act 2002 (Consequential Provisions and Modifications) Order 2004

Data Protection Act 1998 (c. 29)

19.  In paragraph (a) of section 31(4) of the Data Protection Act 1998 (regulatory activity)((1))–

(a)in subsection (ii)–

(i)after “England” insert “or”; and

(ii)omit “or the Commissioner for Local Administration in Scotland”;

(b)in subsection (iii)–

(i)after “England” insert “or”; and

(ii)omit “or the Health Service Commissioner for Scotland”;

(c)in subsection (v) omit “or”;

(d)in subsection (vi) for “and” substitute “or”; and

(e)after that paragraph insert “(vii) the Scottish Public Services Ombudsman, and”.


Section 31 was amended by S.I. 1999/3145. There are amendments to section 31 which are not relevant to this Order.