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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 Horizontal legislation implemented : Act concerning Services, 26 of march 2010 (M.B. 30 april 2010). Targeted amendments in existing legislation have been adopted.
Has the Unfair Commercial Practices Directive been implemented? Yes The new Act on Market Practices and Consumer Protection was adopted on 6 April 2010 and came into force on 12 May 2010.
Has the Telecoms Framework been implemented? Yes The Belgian Government has adopted the Act of 10 July 2012 pertaining to various provisions regarding electronic communications.
Has the Audiovisual Media Services Directive been implemented? Yes Four acts have been adopted by the regional authorities and the Federal State. Flemish Authority : Decree of 27th of March 2009 concerning radio and television broadcast (R.W., 30 April 2009) ; Walloon-Brussels Federation: Decree coordinated by the French Community of 26th of March 2009 on Audiovisual media services (M.B., 24th of Jully 2009) ; German Community: Decree of the German Community of 27th of June 2005 concerning the Audiovisual media services and cinema performances (M.B., 6th of September 2005). Law of 27th of December 2012 modifying the law of 30th of March 1995 concerning digital communication networks and services and broadcasting activities in the bilingual Brussels Region.
Have infringements been filed against the Member State relating to this Action? -

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