1. 會員國境內之教會及宗教組織或社團於本規則生效時所適用關於 保護當事人資料處理之一般性規範，得繼續適用，但以該等規定符合 本規則者為限。
1. Where in a Member State, churches and religious associations or communities apply, at the time of entry into force of this Regulation, comprehensive rules relating to the protection of natural persons with regard to processing, such rules may continue to apply, provided that they are brought into line with this Regulation.
2. 適用本條第一項所定一般性規範之教會及宗教組織，應受獨立監 管機關之監督，該獨立監管機關得為專設機關，但以符合本規則第六 章所定要件者為限。
2. Churches and religious associations which apply comprehensive rules in accordance with paragraph 1 of this Article shall be subject to the supervision of an independent supervisory authority, which may be specific, provided that it fulfils the conditions laid down in Chapter VI of this Regulation.
The latest consolidated version of the Regulation with corrections by Corrigendum, OJ L 127, 23.5.2018, p. 2 ((EU) 2016/679). Source: EUR-lex.