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Dutch net neutrality rules seen taking effect in 2013-14

Thursday 29 March 2012 | 16:31 CET | News
The Dutch government is aiming to have the amended Telecoms Act take effect as soon as possible after the upper house of parliament votes in early May. The ministry of economic affairs said it wants the law to take effect by the end of May. The legislation is needed to implement the latest reforms to the EU's telecom regulatory framework, which are already significantly delayed in the Netherlands. Before the law can take effect, the government will need to consider an implementation order, a ministry spokesman said. This will determine which articles of the new law take effect when. While the

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