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South Africa

National Data Protection Authority - Other Government Agencies
National-Federal Laws and Regulations
Signed by the President and published in the official gazette November 2013.  The Act will enter into force on a date still to be proclaimed by the President.  Companies will have 12 months from the date of commencement to ensure compliance with the law.
went into effect on March 31, 2011

Related:

A Look at New Trends in 2017: Privacy Laws in Africa and the Near East (Bloomberg BNA Privacy and Security Law Report; 09/11/2017)

Privacy Laws in Africa and the Near East (Bloomberg BNA World Data Protection Report; June 2016)

Privacy Laws in Africa and the Middle East (Bloomberg BNA Privacy & Security Law Report; 4/28/2014)

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