After the adoption of the new Personal Data Protection Act last year, Slovakia is encountering another major change in the regulation of personal data processing. This time, however, it is welcomed with pleasure by persons involved in personal data processing. On 15 April 2014, an amendment to the Personal Data Protection Act went into effect, which brings several major changes in personal data processing based on Act No. 122/2013 Coll. on Protection of Personal Data and on Amendments and Supplements to Certain Acts. The amendment was published in the Collection of Laws under No. 84/2014 Coll.