AVMSD Implementation

posted on 31 March, 2011   (public)

Commission seeks information from 16 Member States

The Commission has finished a preliminary analysis of measures notified by 16 Member States to implement the AVMS Directive in their national law.

On the basis of this analysis, the Commission is sending follow-up fact-finding letters to the 16 Member States to verify whether and how the different aspects such as the rules on country of origin, product placement, incitement to hatred and protection of minors have been implemented. The Member States are asked to reply within 10 weeks.

More information about the issues raised by the Commission

Source: Europe's Information Society Newsroom of the European Commission