UK Government Releases Statement of Intent on Proposed Data Protection Bill On 7 August 2017, the UK Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) published its Statement of Intent on a proposed Data Protection Bill, which will replace the current UK Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA). The proposals set out in the Statement of Intent are intended to reassure businesses concerned about the impact of Brexit on data flows between the UK and the rest of Europe. View Full Post