Federal Act on Data Protection

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Art. 18 Collection of personal data

1In the case of sys­tem­at­ic sur­veys, in par­tic­u­lar by means of ques­tion­naires, the fed­er­al or­gan shall dis­close the pur­pose of and the leg­al basis for the pro­cessing, and the cat­egor­ies of per­sons in­volved with the data file and of the data re­cip­i­ents.


1 Re­pealed by No I of the FA of 24 March 2006, with ef­fect from 1 Jan. 2008 (AS 2007 4983; BBl 2003 2101).

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