Visit of Edmund Stoiber, Chairman of the High-Level Group of Independent Stakeholders on Administrative Burdens, to José Manuel Barroso
José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, received Edmund Stoiber, Chairman of the High Level Group on Administrative Burdens Reductions, who handed over the Group's report "Europe can do more" on best practice in Member States to implement EU legislation in the least burdensome way. José Manuel Barroso welcomed best practice report on administrative burden reduction and called on Member States to learn from each other.
The EC requested this best practice report in August 2010. The report listed 74 best practice examples – including initiatives on e-government, on intelligent solutions in particular for small businesses, direct stakeholder involvement, good guidance and cross-border initiatives.