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Data Protection (Bailiwick of Guernsey) (Amendment) Ordinance, 2012

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Please note that this Ordinance has been repealed by - Data Protection (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law, 2017

The Data Protection (Bailiwick of Guernsey)
(Amendment) Ordinance, 2012
THE STATES, in pursuance of their Resolution of the 29th June, 2011[a], and in exercise of the powers conferred on them by sections 66 and 69 of the Data Protection (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law, 2001[b], hereby order:-
Amendment of the 2001 Law.
1.      In section 56 of the Data Protection (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law, 2001 -
(a)      in the Table in subsection (5), immediately after the entry numbered 3 insert the following entry -
Guernsey Vetting Bureau
Its functions under the Police Act 1997 as extended to the Bailiwick.",
(b)      in subsection (6), immediately after the definition of "conviction" insert -
""Guernsey Vetting Bureau" means that part or branch of the States of Guernsey Home Department responsible for the provision of information relating to the background of individuals in connection with their employment, appointment to office and involvement in certain activities and other related matters;".
2.      (1)      The Interpretation (Guernsey) Law, 1948[c] applies to the interpretation of this Ordinance throughout the Bailiwick.
(2)      Any reference in this Ordinance to an enactment is a reference thereto as from time to time amended, re-enacted (with or without modification), extended or applied.
3.      This Ordinance has effect throughout the Bailiwick of Guernsey.
4.      This Ordinance may be cited as the Data Protection (Bailiwick of Guernsey) (Amendment) Ordinance, 2012.
5.      This Ordinance shall come into force on the 28th November, 2012.


Article IV of Billet d'État No. XI of 2010.


Order in Council No. V of 2002 as amended by Ordinance No. II of 2010 and No. XXXIV of 2011.


Ordres en Conseil Vol. XIII, p. 355.