Dutch Parliament to vote on ACM

Monday 1 October 2012 | 10:54 CET | News
The Dutch Parliament House will vote on 2 October on the establishment of a 'super regulator', the Consumer and Market Authority (ACM). The law will regulate the legal status of the supervisor, which from 1 January will combine the duties of competition authority NMa, regulator Opta and of the Consumer Authority. Parliament filed a number of amendments and motions, empowering the ministry of economic to overturn policies, even retroactively. The bill gives the ACM the ability to act as a legal independent administrative body (IAB), but it also contains some changes to strengthen that

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Categories: General
Companies: ACM / Consumentenautoriteit / Ministerie van EL&I / NMa
Countries: Netherlands
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