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Community care rights

Briefing: Evidence on control of data processing bill (2015)

We welcome the introduction of this important legislation and are supportive of its general principles. We have some concerns about achieving the right balance which needs to be struck in the details between the public interest in the protection of confidentiality and the public interest in the efficient and effective provision of health and social care.

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Response: Control of data processing bill (2014)

We welcome the introduction of this important legislation and are supportive of its general principles. We have some concerns about achieving the right balance which needs to be struck in the details between the public interest in the protection of confidentiality and the public interest in the efficient and effective provision of health and social care. We believe that these concerns can be addressed through Assembly scrutiny.

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