DATA PROTECTION IN SIS (EN)
Schengen Information System (SIS) represents an electronic data base of police interest which allows to competent authorities of the Member States to cooperate for maintaining the public order and national security on their territory making use of data communicated via this system.
As a preliminary step in the process of implementing SIS II, National IT System of Alerts (NISA) will be set up in Romania containing the alerts of national interest and of Schengen interest entered by the competent national authorities.
NISA allows to the competent national authorities through an automated search procedure in the system to have access to alerts regarding persons or goods, in order to fulfill their specific attributions in the field of state border crossing checks, observing the customs regime, issuing visas and residence permits, as well as other checks and other specific activities carried out by the police staff or by other authorities in order to ensure the public order and national security.
Categories of persons whose data can be entered in SIS
Persons subject to extradition or surrender procedures on basis on a European Arrest Warrant
Foreign (third countries citizens) persons (inadmissible) against whom the measure of forbidden entrance was ordered and aliens against whom the measure of expulsion, return or removal from the Romanian territory was issued
Missiong persons or persons who, in their own protection interest or for preventing threats, must be temporary placed in a safe place upon the request of the competent authority or Court
Persons summoned to appear in front of judicial authorities in the framework of a criminal procedure involving liability for deeds for which the pursuit has been disposed or persons to whom a Court decision must be communicated
Persond subject to the discreet surveillance or to the specific control
Personal data that can be entered in SIS?
surname(s) and forename(s), name at birth and previously used names and any aliases which can be entered separately, specific, objective physical characteristics not subject to change, date and place of birth, citizenship, reasons for alert, authority issuing the alert, decision or order grounding the alert, measures to be taken.