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Instrument of Government


Chapter 2 - Fundamental rights and freedoms: Article 3 No record in a public register concerning a Swedish citizen may be based without his or her consent solely on his or her political opinions; Article 6 Everyone shall likewise be protected against body searches, house searches and other such invasions of privacy, against examination of mail or other confidential correspondence, and against eavesdropping and the recording of telephone conversations or other confidential communications. In addition to what is laid down in paragraph one, everyone shall be protected in their relations with the public institutions against significant invasions of their personal privacy, if these occur without their consent and involve the surveillance or systematic monitoring of the individual’s personal circumstances.