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Member States to implement laws to support the digital single market

Indicator Status Evidence
Has the Services Directive been implemented? Yes The Services Directive has been implemented by one horizontal law (http://www.bmwfj.gv.at/Wirtschaftspolitik/Wirtschaftspolitik/Documents/BGBl_2011_I_1000.pdf) and nine "Ländergesetze" which implement the horizontal elements of the Directive. In addition several implementation measures have been made on Länder-Level by amendments of sector specific laws. The part concerning price indication on services has been implemented in Section 13 Para 1 Federal Act on Price Marking (PrAG).
Has the Unfair Commercial Practices Directive been implemented? Yes The Unfair Commercial Practices Directive has been implemented in the Federal Act Against Unfair Competition of 1984 –UWG 1984 (Bundesgesetz gegen den unlauteren Wettbewerb 1984 – UWG) as annotated (Federal Gazette I Nr 79/2007)
Has the Telecoms Framework been implemented? Yes Amendment to the Telecommunications Act (TKG - BGBl. I Nr. 102/2011) http://www.ris.bka.gv.at/GeltendeFassung.wxe?Abfrage=Bundesnormen&Gesetzesnummer=20002849
Has the Audiovisual Media Services Directive been implemented? Yes Federal Act on Audiovisual Media Services: http://www.ris.bka.gv.at/Dokumente/Erv/ERV_2001_1_84/ERV_2001_1_84.pdf Federal Act on the Austrian Broadcasting Corporation: http://www.ris.bka.gv.at/Dokumente/Erv/ERV_1984_379/ERV_1984_379.pdf Federal Act on the establishment of an Austrian Communication Authority: http://www.ris.bka.gv.at/Dokumente/Erv/ERV_2001_1_32/ERV_2001_1_32.pdf Private Radio Broadcasting Act: http://www.ris.bka.gv.at/Dokumente/Erv/ERV_2001_1_20/ERV_2001_1_20.pdf
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