"Please find below submissions received by the Department of Commerce in response to Amb.David Aaron's November 4, 1998 letter requesting comments on the "draft international safe harbor principles," developed to address issues of transborder data flows raised by the European Commission's Directive on Data Protection. In the interest of making these comments available quickly, only those received electronically are posted here at this time. The rest will be added as soon as possible. In the meantime, all comments received are available in the DOC library, Office hours: 8:00 - 5:30 room 7046 of the main Commerce building (14th and Constitution Ave., 202-482-5511).
Comments or questions contact Eric Fredell, Task Force on Electronic Commerce, International Trade Administration, Department of Commerce, 14th and Constitution Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20230 (tel: 202-482-0343/fax: 202-501-2548 or email: email@example.com.).