1. Providers of high-risk AI systems shall keep the logs, referred to in Article 12(1), automatically generated by their high-risk AI systems, to the extent such logs are under their control. Without prejudice to applicable Union or national law, the logs shall be kept for a period appropriate to the intended purpose of the high-risk AI system, of at least 6 months, unless provided otherwise in applicable Union or national law, in particular in Union law on the protection of personal data.
2. Providers that are financial institutions subject to requirements regarding their internal governance, arrangements or processes under Union financial services legislation shall maintain the logs automatically generated by their high-risk AI systems as part of the documentation kept under the relevant financial service legislation.