On the 28th of August 2019 the law implementing Regulation (EU) 2017/2402 of the European Parliament and of the Council, of 12 December 2017 (“Regulation”), laying down a general framework for securitisation and creating a specific framework for simple, transparent and standardised securitisation was published in Portugal’s Official Journal (Diário da República), entering into force on 29 August 2019 (Law no. 69/2019, of 28 August).
Order no. 254/2019-XXI, of the Secretary of State for Tax Affairs, was published in the Tax Authorities' website, determining the extension of the deadline to comply with certain obligations resulting from the SIMPLEX + program, implemented by the Decree-Law no. 28/2019, 15 February, from 1 July 2019 to 1 January 2020
The Portuguese Data Protection Authority (Comissão Nacional de Proteção de Dados or CNPD) published, on 23 April 2019, its 2017-2018 activity report. This report provide us an overview of CNPD’s activities during the year of 2017 and two periods of the year 2018: from 1 January to 24 May (before the GDPR’s applicability) and from 25 May to 31 December (after the GDPR’s applicability). Among the information provided by the CNPD we highlight the following: