141. Restriction on use, publication and disclosure of sensitive information.

141.     Restriction on use, publication and disclosure of sensitive information.

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the Data Protection, Privacy and Electronic Communications (Amendments etc) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/419, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

A general category 1 or category 2 responder1 must not use2 any sensitive information (that is, information the disclosure of which to the public would, or would be likely to, adversely affect national security3 or public safety4 or prejudice the commercial interests of any person5, and information which