Prohibition of processing the special categories of personal data
Processing of personal data revealing racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious or philosophical beliefs, or trade union membership, and the processing of genetic data, biometric data for the purpose of uniquely identifying a natural person, data concerning health or data concerning a natural person's sex life or sexual orientation shall be prohibited.
Chapter II, Article 9, Paragraph 1
Regulation's subject matter
Processing of special categories of personal data (Article 9, Chapter II)