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EU Parliament committee approves roaming, neutrality deal

Wednesday 15 July 2015 | 14:48 CET | News
The EU compromise on net neutrality and an end to roaming charges has passed another key hurdle on the way to becoming law, with approval from the Parliament's Industry committee. The deal must still be approved by the full Parliament and Council before it takes effect; these votes are expected to take place in the autumn. The MEPs on the Industry committee added some small amendments to the text, notably on the proposed cost recovery for operators due to the planned end of roaming from June 2017. EU member states had included a stipulation that if operators can prove that they cannot recover

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