Turkey: Turkey Implements New Personal Health Data Regulation
Last Updated: 19 September 2019
Article by Murat Soylu, Zekican Samlı and Duru İyem
Bezen & Partners
The Personal Health Data Regulation (the “Regulation”) was published in the Turkish Official Gazette dated 21 June 2019 and numbered 30808, repealing the previous Regulation on Processing and Ensuring the Privacy of Personal Health Data published in the Turkish Official Gazette dated 20 October 2016 and numbered 29863. The new regulation sets forth the personal health data processing regime that public institutions and private legal entities must comply with.