Tuesday, 24 November 2020

Questions (647)

Patrick Costello

Question:

647. Deputy Patrick Costello asked the Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science the grade at which the chief data protection officer in his Department is employed. [37925/20]

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Written answers (Question to Further and Higher Education)

I will be making an assignment of a Data Protection Officer in my Department shortly. The role is currently covered by a Principal Officer based in the Department of Education who acts also as the Data Protection Officer for that Department.