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Member states to implement provisions on disability in Telecoms Framework and AVMS

Indicator Status Evidence
Were the Telecoms Framework and the Audiovisual Media Services Directive (AVMS) implemented? Yes Primary item of legislation aimed for implementation of the EU telecoms framework is Law on Electronic Communications http://www3.lrs.lt/pls/inter3/dokpaieska.showdoc_l?p_id=415040 (In Lithuanian language).
Were the disability provisions in Telecoms Framework implemented? Yes Articles 31.1.4) and 34.15 of the Law on Electronic Communications ensures legal basis for users with disabilities to access electronic communications services. Also, Rules for provision of universal electronic communications services adopted by the Order No. 1V-889 of the Director of the Communications Regulatory Authority dated 20 September 2011 (points 4.4-6) describes scope of the access for the users with disabilities that electronic communications service providers must ensure. http://www3.lrs.lt/pls/inter3/dokpaieska.showdoc_l?p_id=407087&p_query=&p_tr2=2 (in Lithuanian language)
Were the disability provisions in AVMS directive implemented? Yes http://www3.lrs.lt/pls/inter3/dokpaieska.showdoc_l?p_id=382799&p_query=&p_tr2=2 http://www3.lrs.lt/pls/inter3/dokpaieska.showdoc_l?p_id=382800&p_query=&p_tr2=2
Have infringements been filed against the Member State relating to this Action? -

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