Directive 95/46/EC was repealed on May 24, 2018. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), adopted in 2016, supersedes this directive.
Acronyms, Abbreviations, and Initialisms
|Short Form||Full Form|
|DPD||Data Protection Directive|
|GDPR||General Data Protection Regulation|
Directive 95/46/EC, more commonly known as the "Data Protection Directive (DPD)" was the first major EU data privacy law.
- The Data Protection Directive was repealed and is superseded by the GDPR.
- The Data Protection Directive was the first major EU data privacy law.