TitleGuidelines on the Use of Computerized Personal Files.
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Expresses its appreciation to the Special Rapporteur of the Sub-Commission, Louis Joinet, for his study on guidelines for the regulation of computerized personal data files; decides to transmit to the General Assembly the final report of the Special Rapporteur; requests the Secretary-General to draw the attention of all Governments to the final report of the Special Rapporteur and to invite them to communicate their comments to him before 1 Sept. 1989; requests the Secretary-General to submit to the General Assembly at its 44th session the final report of the Special Rapporteur and a report containing the views expressed thereon by Governments; recommends that the General Assembly consider, as a matter of priority, the adoption and publication of the guidelines on the use of computerized personal files.
Adopted at the 16th plenary meeting, 24 May 1989. In: Resolutions and decisions adopted by the Economic and Social Council at its 1st regular session of 1989, 2-24 May 1989. - E/1989/INF/7. - 14 July 1989. - p. 155. - Issued in ESCOR, 1989, Suppl. no. 1.