DIGITAL PUBLIC POWER – THE RIGHT TO CONTROL THE PERSONAL DATA

ABSTRACT
The problem of this paper plan relates to the individuals’s rights to control the personal data, his or her own personal data, in the digital information systems administered by public authorities. The topic has close connection to the privacy rights and right of protection of personal data written into the Charter of European Union Human Rights. Public authorities usually collect and save personal data into their digital information systems or registers. The trend is, that public power and the decision-making by the public authorities has been widely digitalized. Instead, there are various kind of digital information systems with no access by individuals. Various kind of personal data is processed in the digital form, also the personal data, which is sensitive, in its nature (registers in traffic, police, health, tax authorities etc.). How are we able to control the public power and our personal data in the information systems?