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7. There are close links between the action needed to protect personal information in Government and day to day management of the business of public service, and Departments are best placed to understand the nature and sensitivity of the particular information they hold. As a result, responsibility for ensuring that the necessary arrangements to protect data are in place must always primarily rest with individual Departments. Government must ensure that Departments exercise that responsibility within an appropriate legal and administrative framework, and support them in doing so, while recognising the differences in the challenges that they face.
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