Irish Council for Civil Liberties and academics raise concerns about plans for law to enable technology that is banned for policing in other countries.
Italy prohibited the use of facial recognition and ‘smart glasses’, except when necessary n judicial investigations or the fight against crime.
Data privacy regulators agree to a resolution that personal information should be used for facial recognition only in accordance with a set of six principles.
EU lawmakers held first political debate on the AI Act as the discussion moved to more sensitive topics like the highly debated issue of biometric recognition.
These guidelines address law makers at EU and national level, as well as lead authorities at implementing and using facial recognition technology systems.