On 27th July 2018, the Justice Srikrishna Committee submitted its report on Data Protection Law in India along with a copy of the proposed bill for a new “Personal Data Protection Act 2018”.

The Bill will be formally presented in the Parliament in the winter session and could be a law before the end of the year.

The Act will become operational there afterwards with the establishment of the Data Protection Authority of India.

A copy of the proposed Act is available here