116 Other general functions
116 Other general functions

[(A1)     The Commissioner is responsible for monitoring the application of Part 3 of this Act, in order to protect the fundamental rights and freedoms of individuals in relation to processing by a competent authority for any of the law enforcement purposes (as defined in Part 3) and to facilitate the free flow of personal data.]

(1)     The Commissioner—

(a)     is to be the supervisory authority in the United Kingdom for the purposes of Article 41 of the Law Enforcement Directive, and

(b)     is to continue to be the designated authority in the United Kingdom for the purposes of Article 13 of the Data Protection Convention.