How data protection is organized in Hungary?
Authorities on their own field supervise the compliance of the regulations defined by different laws. The basic law of data protection is Act of LXIII. of 1992 on protection of personal data and publicity of data of general interest.
An ombudsman of data protection exists who monitors the compliance of the law. The NRA (NCAH) supervises the compliance of the regulations on the field of electronic communications within its market surveillance activity.
The Act 100 of 2003 on electronic communications (accessible in English at www.nhh.hu ) and a secondary decree /226/2003. (XII. 13.) Government decree on special conditions of the data handling of the electronic communication service provider, data security of electronic communication services and on regulations of caller identification and call routing, regulate the data protection on the field of electronic communications.