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France plans broad consultation ahead of new comms law

Sunday 16 March 2014 | 16:36 CET | News
In a French newspaper interview, digital economy minister Fleur Pellerin gave the main lines of a new digital law whose groundwork will be prepared in the upcoming weeks. The national digital council will organise a very large public consultation lasting until the middle of the year, ahead of the drafting of the bill. The bill is intended to bring together various provisions on innovation, business development, and a section on confidence in the internet, through new rights and protections for internet users.She reiterated the government's wish to establish a "Startup Republic" where citizens

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