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Law On the Protection of Private Life. This law Ley Sobre la Proteccion de la Vida Privada General Secretariat of the Presidency in Chile. Amends Law Nº 19,, On Protection Of Private Life. Original Language Title: MODIFICA LA LEY Nº , SOBRE PROTECCION DE LA VIDA PRIVADA. Download “Ley , Sobre protección de [ ]” (41 K) Preview External identifier: LEY Content type Organisation / State of judicial body: Chile.

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A privacy law sets penalties for those who infringe on the private and public life of individuals and their families. The law has been criticized for certain ambiguities in its language, such as for the concept of “public access source” and “sensitive personal data. In these conditions it will not require the authorization of the data subject. In Aprilnine Congressmen introduced a bill similar to the one described above, that establishes a specific prohibition of the existence and use of historic registers.

The Court of Appeals of Santiago considered that the order was neither arbitrary nor illegal. Inthe United Nations Human Rights Committee criticized the requirement that hospitals report all women who receive abortions. The same provisions are applicable to advertisements coming via regular mail, fax or telephone.

The home may be invaded and private communications and documents intercepted, opened, or inspected only in cases and manners determined by law. The police organization had rejected the request even though they recognized the inaccuracy of the data. These communications must indicate an easy mechanism to avoid future similar distribution. Introduced to consideration on March 23, Joe Doe has requested the elimination of such registries due to their lack of accuracy.

The privacy law has never been applied to the media. On September another bill that modifies the Law for the Protection of Private Life was introduced.


For example, no difference is made between “personal” and “sensitive” data, such as data revealing political opinions, religious beliefs, or health or sex life; and the law lacks control mechanisms aimed at sanctioning illegitimate data processing by data controllers. In Decembera regulatory order [] provided that ministries that use electronic communications must keep records of all their communications for at least six years.

Such surveillance may be conducted in narcotics-related cases upon the issuance of a judicial order. Article 19 secures for all persons: The decision joins those other two issued by the maximum Justice Court of Chile against the same public institution and for the same trial.

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Since the Law for the Protection of Private Life was passed innineteen bills aimed to modify it have been presented current to May Only databanks in the government must be registered. Date and hour of the information request, detail of the reasons by which the check was not accepted as a payment instrument.

The law contains a chapter dedicated to the use of financial, commercial and banking data, and specific rules addressing the use of information by government agencies.

According to the agreement, the companies publish a list of debtors who in the last three years have fiscal debts and have not approached the institution to express their willingness to sign a payment agreement. The TGR states that under Decision In Marcha bill was introduced that requires banks and other financial institutions to provide a written answer to their clients explaining the reasons for denial of a request of credit.

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In NovemberLaw Under this law, the collection of information by recording, wiretapping, or other secretive means, is prohibited. The new law also provides that the “”right to forget”” the duration personal data can be stored is reduced to five years for commercial debts and to zero years if the debt has been paid.


On October 25, the Supreme Decree that partially modifies the Supreme Decree was enacted. The Investigations Police chilr a plainclothes civilian agency that functions in close collaboration with the International Criminal Police Organization Interpol and with the intelligence services of the army, navy, and air force — keeps records of all adult citizens and foreign residents and issues identification cards that must be carried at all times.

On May 28,Law The workers allege that the order violated its right to privacy.

United States Library of Congress. Chile is the first Latin American country to enact a data protection law.

It also includes fines and damages for the unlawful denial of access and correction rights. Two pending bills aim at reforming the Penal Code with respect to cybercrimes. Chile’s transition to democratic rule in did not eliminate personal privacy violations by government agencies. In Novemberthe Ely adopted a good practices code for electronic commerce and trained their associated companies on issues related to personal data protection and customer rights on electronic transactions.

These orders of apprehension were later revoked. The first one modifies Law No. Processed since April 11, In Marcha bill that modifies Law Proyecto que Modifica la Ley The Supreme Court revokes the decision of the Appeals Court of Temuco that rejected the remedy of deduced protection against the General Treasury of the Republic. A Country Report, As of May there is no further development. This bill started its procedure at the Lower House on November 9, In Aprila group of congressmen introduced a bill that prohibits information exchange agreements between public institutions and companies dedicated to the commercialization of commercial background, economic, financial and banking information.