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Name of regulation
Adoption of the provisional measures by the respective supervisory authority
In exceptional circumstances, where a supervisory authority concerned considers that there is an urgent need to act in order to protect the rights and freedoms of data subjects, it may, by way of derogation from the consistency mechanism referred to in Articles 63, 64 and 65 or the procedure referred to in Article 60, immediately adopt provisional measures intended to produce legal effects on its own territory with a specified period of validity which shall not exceed three months. The supervisory authority shall, without delay, communicate those measures and the reasons for adopting them to the other supervisory authorities concerned, to the Board and to the Commission.
Legislative localisation Chapter VII, Section 2, Article 66, Paragraph 1
Urgency procedure (Article 66, Section 2, Chapter VII)
Regulation type Right
Indirect obligation
Regulation class Right
Subjects of regulation
Right European Data Protection Board
European Commission
Supervisory authority
Indirect obligation Supervisory authority
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