DPA

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DPADeutsche Presse-Agentur
DPADell Preferred Account
DPADrug Policy Alliance (New York, NY)
DPADepartment of Performing Arts (various schools)
DPADifferential Power Analysis
DPADown Payment Assistance
DPAData Protection Authorities (various locations)
DPADivine Performing Arts
DPADominique Perrault Architecture (France)
DPADepartment of the Prosecuting Attorney (Hawaii)
DPADepartment of the Public Advocate (New Jersey)
DPAData Protection Act 1998 (UK)
DPADevelopment and Partnership in Action (Cambodia)
DPADoherty Power Amplifier
DPADepartment of Political Affairs
DPADevelopment Plan Amendment (Australia)
DPADarfur Peace Agreement
DPADirection du Patrimoine et de l'Architecture (French: Directorate of Heritage and Architecture)
DPADate Prévue d'Accouchement (French: Due Date; pregnancy)
DPADipartimento di Progettazione Architettonica (Italian: Department of Architectural Design)
DPADaily Physical Activity
DPADepartment of Personnel & Administration (Colorado)
DPADépartement des Affaires Politiques (French: Department of Political Affairs)
DPADocument Printing Application
DPADistribution Password Authentication
DPADemand Priority Access
DPAData Pump Manager
DPAData Processing Assembly
DPADeregister Port Attributes
DPADynamic Provisioning Architecture
DPAData Protection Advisor (EMC Corp.)
DPADurable Power of Attorney
DPADiphenylamine
DPADistrict Planning Authority (various locations)
DPAData Privacy Agreement
DPADefense Production Act
DPADual Photon Absorptiometry (bone density test measures the spine, hip or total body)
DPADefence Procurement Agency
DPADomestic Partnership Act (various locations)
DPADigital Photo Academy (various locations)
DPADéduction Fiscale pour Aléas (French: Tax Deduction for Hazards)
DPADroit Public des Affaires (French: Public Business Law)
DPADestructive Physical Analysis
DPADayton Peace Agreement
DPADepartment of Public Aid
DPADipicolinic Acid
DPADistributed-Power Architecture
DPADelegation of Procurement Authority
DPADesignated Person Ashore (shipping)
DPAData Processing Assistant (various locations)
DPADoctor of Public Administration
DPADubai Ports Authority
DPADestination Port Address
DPADynamic Passcode Authentication
DPAData Protection Agency
DPADelaware Public Archives
DPAData Processing Algorithm
DPADelegated Purchasing Authority (various locations)
DPADepartment of Public Administration
DPADisplacements Per Atom
DPADocument Process Automation (computing)
DPADudley Pond Association (Wayland, MA)
DPADallage Pavage Aménagement (French paving company)
DPADistributed Password Authentication
DPADemand Protocol Architecture
DPAWest Chicago, Illinois (Airport Code)
DPADanish Pedophile Association
DPADipropyl Acetate
DPADevelopment Permit Area
DPADiphenylanthracene
DPADigital Power Amplifier
DPADeputy Prosecuting Attorney
DPADemocratic Party of Albania
DPADepartment of Public Assistance
DPADenver Pale Ale (Great Divide Brewing)
DPADirect Professional Access (legal term)
DPADine Power Authority (Navajo Nation)
DPADemocratic Party of Arkansas (Little Rock, Arkansas)
DPADirect Polytechnic Admission Exercise (Singapore)
DPADampier Port Authority (Australia)
DPADigital Precipitation Array
DPADeer Park Avenue
DPADallas Police Association
DPADirect Protection Aménagements (French: Direct Protection Facilities)
DPADigital Pre-Assembly (Boeing's 777, 737 and Space Station)
DPADynamiques Professionnelles d'Artistes (French: Dynamic Professional Artists)
DPAData Processing Activity
DPADestination Palo Alto (tourism; Palo Alto, CA)
DPADialysis Purchasing Alliance
DPADigital Production Arts
DPADepartment Property Administrator
DPAData Processing Agency
DPADocks des Pétroles d'Ambès (French: Ambès Oil Docks; Ambès, France)
DPADirect Product Account (various companies)
DPADiagnostic Pharmaceutical Agent (optometry)
DPADefinitive Purchase Agreement
DPADelaware Pilots Association
DPADynamic Packet Assignment
DPADigital PBX Adapter (Cisco, VoIP)
DPADisabled Persons Association
DPADirectory Publishers Association
DPADivision of the Public Advocate (Delaware)
DPADaniel Penn Associates
DPADragonAir Pilots Association
DPASwiss Federal Data Protection Act
DPADefence Per Acre (gaming)
DPADual Phone Adapter
DPADirector of Personnel & Administration
DPADevelopment Plan Approval (various locations)
DPADefense Protection Act
DPADistinguished Performance Award
DPADouble-Precision Arithmetic
DPADeepwater Ports Act of 1974
DPADynamic Priority Adjustment
DPADigital Phosphor Oscilloscope
DPADriver Power Amplifier
DPAData Protecting Act
DPADual Premise Address
DPADigital Phase Analysis (Tektronix)
DPAData Privacy Algorithm
DPADivisional Purchase Agreement
DPADynamic Passenger Allocation
DPADelivery Purchase Agreement (appendix to a purchasing contract setting logistics parameters)
DPADigital Production Administrator
DPADepot Planning Annex
DPADisk Production Activity
DPADirect Pricing Agreement (logistics)
DPADistributive Pool Account
DPADeferred Prosecution Agreement
DPADownlink Phased Array (US DoD)
DPADoctor of Public Accountancy
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Under section 7 of the Data Protection Act 1998 you are entitled to request access to personal data held about you.
Cabonite said that email archiving is a natural complement to backup and recovery solutions, and many businesses are looking for both to ensure continuity of their data and meet compliance requirements, including HIPAA, Data Protection Act 1998 and GDPdU (Germany).
Any personal information collected will be processed in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998 and used only for the purposes of fulfilment and analysis.
Having carefully reviewed the evidence currently available, we have concluded that there is no evidence to support a charge of manslaughter and that, although there is some evidence to warrant further investigation of offences under the Data Protection Act 1998, the Malicious Communications Act 1988 and the Communications Act 2003, no further investigation is required because any potential prosecution would not be in the public interest," he said.
RE Crafty new tricks of the cold callers (Brian Christley, Letters, May 31): rather than the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA) preventing these cold callers from giving out their names, the opposite is true.
In exercising his new powers to fine organisations who breach the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA), the Information Commissioner has made very clear that security of data, and in particular sensitive personal data, is a major priority.
Mum-of-one Harron pleaded guilty to three counts of obtaining and disclosing personal data contrary to the Data Protection Act 1998 when she appe ared at Solihull Magistrates Court on July 13.
Such information requests come under the Data Protection Act 1998, which has third-party restrictions and does not take into account the special circumstances of post-care adults who mainly want to obtain a family history, including details of their parents and siblings.
The new legislation must also take into account the legitimate needs of businesses and individuals to maintain the integrity of their information and security processes and any disclosure must be processed in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998.
Organisations still holding paper records will be in breach of the The data Protection Act 1998 by October 2007 if all personal data held in company records has not been be digitized and stored securely.
Data Protection Act 1998, Chapter 29 [Electronic version].
The UK Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA, 1998) contains three principles of particular relevance to electronic commerce transactions over the Internet for UK SMEs.
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