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Final Impact Assessment (IA) reports 2010 - Impact Assessment

The impact assessment reports and the opinions of the Impact Assessment Board (IAB) are published after the Commission has adopted the corresponding proposal.

Note that the IAB opinions concern draft impact assessment reports which may differ from the ones adopted.

2010 impact assessment (IA) reports

Agriculture and Rural Development
Adoption dateCommission proposalProposal referenceIA report + summaryIAB Opinion
2010/12/10Package: Proposal for a Regulation on agricultural product quality schemesCOM(2010)733
SEC(2010)1523pdf(451 kB)+
IAB Opinion 1st IApdf(726 kB)

1) Traditional Specialities Guaranteed
SEC(2010)1525(1)pdf(622 kB) +
SEC(2010)1524(1)pdf(24 kB)


2) Geographical Indications
SEC(2010)1525(2)pdf(620 kB) +
SEC(2010)1524(2)pdf(33 kB)

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Climat Action
Adoption dateCommission proposalProposal referenceIA report + summaryIAB Opinion
2010/11/12Commission Regulation on the timing, administration and other aspects of auctioning of greenhouse gas emission allowances pursuant to Directive 2003/87/EC of the European Parliament and the Council establishing a scheme for greenhouse gas emission allowances trading within the CommunityC(2010)7744pdf(285 kB)SEC(2010)1369pdf(426 kB) +
SEC(2010)1370pdf(40 kB)
SEC(2010)1368pdf(228 kB)
2010/11/03Commission Decision of 3.11.2010 laying down criteria and measures for the financing of commercial demonstration projects that aim at the environmentally safe capture and geological storage of CO2 as well as demonstration projects of innovative renewable energy technologies under the scheme for greenhouse gas emission allowance trading within the Community established by Directive 2003/87/EC of the European Parliament and of the CouncilC(2010)7499pdf(81 kB)SEC(2010)1320pdf(384 kB) +
SEC(2010)1319pdf(21 kB)
SEC(2010)1318pdf(237 kB)
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Competition
Adoption dateCommission proposalProposal referenceIA report + summaryIAB Opinion
2010/12/14Commission Regulation on the application of Article 101(3) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union to certain categories of research and development agreementsC(2010)8956pdf(52 kB)SEC(2010)1541pdf(372 kB) +
SEC(2010)1543pdf(83 kB)
SEC(2010)1542pdf(393 kB)
2010/12/14Commission Regulation on the application of Article 101(3) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union to certain categories of specialisation agreementsC(2010)8957pdf(38 kB)SEC(2010)1541pdf(372 kB) +
SEC(2010)1543pdf(83 kB)
SEC(2010)1542pdf(393 kB)
2010/12/14Communication from the Commission - Guidelines on the applicability of Article 101 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union to horizontal co-operation agreementsC(2010)9274pdf(436 kB)SEC(2010)1541pdf(372 kB) +
SEC(2010)1543pdf(83 kB)
SEC(2010)1542pdf(393 kB)
2010/07/20Proposal for a Council Regulation on State aid to facilitate the closure of uncompetitive coal minesCOM(2010)372pdf(53 kB)SEC(2010)850pdf(294 kB) +
SEC(2010)851pdf(43 kB)
SEC(2010)852pdf(220 kB)+
IAB Opinion 1st IApdf(263 kB)
2010/04/20Commission Regulation on the application of Article 101(3) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union to categories of vertical agreements and concerted practicesC(2010)2365pdf(44 kB)SEC(2010)413pdf(373 kB) +
SEC(2010)414pdf(75 kB)
SEC(2010)415pdf(206 kB)
2010/04/20Commission Notice – Guidelines on Vertical RestraintsSEC(2010)411/2pdf(339 kB)SEC(2010)413pdf(373 kB) +
SEC(2010)414pdf(75 kB)
SEC(2010)415pdf(206 kB)
2010/03/24Commission Regulation on the application of Article 101(3) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union to certain categories of agreements, decisions and concerted practices in the insurance sectorC(2010)1746pdf(50 kB)SEC(2010)325pdf(523 kB) +
SEC(2010)326pdf(96 kB)
SEC(2010)327pdf(214 kB)
2010/03/24Communication from the Commission on the application of Article 101(3) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union to certain categories of agreements, decisions and concerted practices in the insurance sectorCOM(2010)100pdf(42 kB)SEC(2010)325pdf(523 kB) +
SEC(2010)326pdf(96 kB)
SEC(2010)327pdf(214 kB)
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Economic and Financial Affairs
Adoption dateCommission proposalProposal referenceIA report + summaryIAB Opinion
2010/07/14Proposal for a Regulation on the professional cross border transportation of euro cash by road between euro-area Member StatesCOM(2010)377pdf(195 kB)SEC(2010)878pdf(5 MB) +
SEC(2010)877pdf(38 kB)
SEC(2010)876pdf(199 kB)
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Education, Culture, Multilinguism and Youth
Adoption dateCommission proposalProposal referenceIA report + summaryIAB Opinion
2010/09/15Proposal for a Recommendation:Youth on the move – promoting the learning mobility of young peopleCOM(2010)478pdf(66 kB)SEC(2010)1049pdf(525 kB) +
SEC(2010)1050pdf(38 kB)
SEC(2010)1051pdf(215 kB)+
IAB Opinion 1st IApdf(192 kB)
2010/03/09Proposal for a Decision of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a European Union action for the European Heritage LabelCOM(2010)76pdf(112 kB)SEC(2010)197pdf(467 kB) +
SEC(2010)198pdf(36 kB)
SEC(2010)199pdf(247 kB)
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Energy
Adoption dateCommission proposalProposal referenceIA report + summaryIAB Opinion
2010/12/08Proposal for a Regulation on energy market integrity and transparencyCOM(2010)726pdf(130 kB)SEC(2010)1510pdf(305 kB) +
SEC(2010)1511pdf(32 kB)
SEC(2010)1512pdf(272 kB)
2010/11/17Communication – Energy infrastructure priorities for 2020 and beyond – A Blueprint for an integrated European energy networkCOM(2010)677pdf(805 kB)SEC(2010)1395pdf(425 kB) +
SEC(2010)1396pdf(35 kB)
SEC(2010)1397pdf(346 kB)+
IAB Opinion 1st IApdf(389 kB)
2010/11/10Commission Regulation implementing Directive 2009/125/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to ecodesign requirements for household washing machinesC(2010)7607pdf(150 kB)SEC(2010)1354pdf(814 kB) +
SEC(2010)1353pdf(52 kB)
SEC(2010)1352pdf(178 kB)
2010/11/10Commission Regulation implementing Directive 2009/125/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to ecodesign requirements for household dishwashersC(2010)7644pdf(148 kB)SEC(2010)1356pdf(514 kB) +
SEC(2010)1357pdf(88 kB)
SEC(2010)1358pdf(190 kB)
2010/11/10Commission Decision amending Chapter 3 of Annex 1 to Regulation (EC) No 715/2009 on conditions for access to the natural gas transmission networkC(2010)7691pdf(42 kB)SEC(2010)1362pdf(257 kB) +
SEC(2010)1363pdf(49 kB)
SEC(2010)1364pdf(232 kB)
2010/11/03Proposal for a Directive on the management of spent fuel and radioactive wasteCOM(2010)618SEC(2010)1289 +
SEC(2010)1290
SEC(2010)1288pdf(229 kB)+
IAB Opinion 1st IApdf(425 kB)
2010/09/23Commission Regulation on laying down guidelines relating to the inter-transmission system operator compensation mechanism and a common regulatory approach to transmission chargingC(2010)6327pdf(51 kB)SEC(2010)1075pdf(393 kB) +
SEC(2010)1076pdf(57 kB)
SEC(2010)1077pdf(2 MB)+
IAB Opinion 1st IApdf(364 kB)
2010/09/02Commission Regulation on laying down guidelines relating to inter-transmission system operator compensation and a common regulatory approach to transmission chargingC(2010)5885pdf(46 kB)SEC(2010)992pdf(393 kB) +
SEC(2010)991pdf(57 kB)
SEC(2010)990pdf(2 MB)+
IAB Opinion 1st IApdf(376 kB)
2010/02/25Report on sustainability requirements for the use of solid and gaseous biomass sources in electricity, heating and coolingCOM(2010)11pdf(226 kB)SEC(2010)65pdf(814 kB) +
SEC(2010)66pdf(56 kB)
SEC(2010)67pdf(313 kB)
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Enterprise and Industry
Adoption dateCommission proposalProposal referenceIA report + summaryIAB Opinion
2010/11/04Proposal for a Regulation amending Regulation (EC) No 648/2004 as regards the use of phosphates and other phosphorous compounds in household laundry detergentsCOM(2010)597SEC(2010)1277 +
SEC(2010)1278
SEC(2010)1279pdf(202 kB)
2010/10/27Proposal for a Directive amending Directive 2000/25/EC as regards the provisions for tractors placed on the market under the flexibility schemeCOM(2010)607SEC(2010)1251 +
SEC(2010)1252
SEC(2010)1253pdf(406 kB)+
IAB Opinion 1st IApdf(252 kB)
2010/10/04Proposal for a Regulation (EU) No .../2010 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the approval and market surveillance of two- or three-wheel vehicles and quadricyclesCOM(2010)542pdf(447 kB)SEC(2010)1152pdf(3 MB) +
SEC(2010)1151pdf(285 kB)
SEC(2010)1150pdf(241 kB)
2010/07/23Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and the Council on the approval of agricultural or forestry vehiclesCOM(2010)395pdf(206 kB)SEC(2010)933pdf(246 kB) +
SEC(2010)934pdf(103 kB)
IAB Opinionpdf(216 kB)
2010/07/07Proposal for a Directive amending Directive 97/68/EC as regards the provisions for engines placed on the market under the flexibility schemeCOM(2010)362SEC(2010)829pdf(655 kB) +
SEC(2010)828pdf(44 kB)
SEC(2010)827pdf(285 kB)+
IAB Opinion 1st IApdf(272 kB)
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Environment
Adoption dateCommission proposalProposal referenceIA report + summaryIAB Opinion
2010/12/21Proposal for a Directive on control of major-accident hazards involving dangerous substancesCOM(2010)781SEC(2010)1590 +
SEC(2010)1591
SEC(2010)1592pdf(305 kB)
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Home Affairs
Adoption dateCommission proposalProposal referenceIA report + summaryIAB Opinion
2010/09/30Proposal for a Directive on attacks against information systems and repealing Council Framework Decision 2005/222/JHACOM(2010)517SEC(2010)1122pdf(249 kB) +
SEC(2010)1123pdf(35 kB)
SEC(2010)1124pdf(198 kB)+
IAB Opinion 1st IApdf(293 kB)
2010/09/20Proposal for a Regulation on the marketing and use of explosives precursorsCOM(2010)473SEC(2010)1040pdf(708 kB) +
SEC(2010)1041pdf(52 kB)
SEC(2010)1039pdf(240 kB)
2010/07/13Proposal for a Directive on conditions of entry and residence of third-country nationals in the framework of an intra-corporate transferCOM(2010)378pdf(115 kB)SEC(2010)884pdf(529 kB) +
SEC(2010)885pdf(39 kB)
SEC(2010)886pdf(261 kB)+
IAB Opinion 1st IApdf(386 kB)
2010/07/13Proposal for a Directive on the conditions of entry and residence of third-country nationals for the purposes of seasonal employmentCOM(2010)379pdf(87 kB)SEC(2010)887pdf(339 kB) +
SEC(2010)888pdf(140 kB)
SEC(2010)886pdf(261 kB)+
IAB Opinion 1st IApdf(386 kB)
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Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection
Adoption dateCommission proposalProposal referenceIA report + summaryIAB Opinion
2010/10/26Communication - Towards a stronger European disaster response: the role of civil protection and humanitarian assistanceCOM(2010)600SEC(2010)1242 +
SEC(2010)1243
SEC(2010)1244pdf(220 kB)
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Information Society and Media
Adoption dateCommission proposalProposal referenceIA report + summaryIAB Opinion
2010/09/30Proposal for a Regulation concerning the European Network and Information Security Agency (ENISA)COM(2010)521SEC(2010)1126pdf(2 MB) +
SEC(2010)1127pdf(53 kB)
SEC(2010)1128pdf(190 kB)+
IAB Opinion 1st IApdf(198 kB)
2010/09/20Proposal for a Decision establishing the first radio spectrum policy programmeCOM(2010)471SEC(2010)1034pdf(603 kB) +
SEC(2010)1035pdf(44 kB)
SEC(2010)1036pdf(268 kB)
2010/09/20Commission Recommendation of 20.9.2010 on regulated access to Next Generation Access Networks (NGA)C(2010)6223pdf(104 kB)SEC(2010)1037pdf(451 kB)
(Staff working document)
SEC(2010)1099pdf(168 kB)+
IAB Opinion 1st versionpdf(176 kB)
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Internal Market and Services
Adoption dateCommission proposalProposal referenceIA report + summaryIAB Opinion
2010/12/16Proposal for a Regulation establishing technical requirements for credit transfers and direct debits in euros and amending Regulation (EC) No 924/2009COM(2010)775pdf(103 kB)SEC(2010)1584pdf(713 kB) +
SEC(2010)1583pdf(47 kB)
SEC(2010)1586pdf(247 kB)
2010/12/08Communication: Reinforcing sanctioning regimes in the financial services sectorCOM(2010)716pdf(82 kB)SEC(2010)1496pdf(213 kB) +
SEC(2010)1497pdf(39 kB)
SEC(2010)1498pdf(335 kB)
2010/09/15Proposal for a Regulation on Short Selling and certain aspects of Credit Default SwapsCOM(2010)482pdf(142 kB)SEC(2010)1055pdf(804 kB) +
SEC(2010)1056pdf(37 kB)
SEC(2010)1057pdf(409 kB)
2010/09/15Proposal for a Regulation on OTC derivatives, central counterparties and trade repositoriesCOM(2010)484pdf(211 kB)SEC(2010)1058pdf(2 MB) +
SEC(2010)1059pdf(29 kB)
SEC(2010)1060pdf(202 kB)
2010/08/16Proposal for a Directive amending Directives 98/78/EC, 2002/87/EC and 2006/48/EC as regards the supplementary supervision of financial entities in a financial conglomerateCOM(2010)433pdf(108 kB)SEC(2010)979pdf(346 kB) +
SEC(2010)981pdf(43 kB)
SEC(2010)980pdf(171 kB)
2010/07/12Proposal for a Directive on Deposit Guarantee Schemes (recast)COM(2010)368pdf(342 kB)SEC(2010)834pdf(2 MB) +
SEC(2010)835pdf(39 kB)
SEC(2010)836pdf(270 kB)
2010/07/12White Paper on Insurance Guarantee SchemesCOM(2010)370pdf(65 kB)SEC(2010)840pdf(9 MB) +
SEC(2010)841pdf(33 kB)
SEC(2010)842pdf(214 kB)+
IAB Opinion 1st IApdf(231 kB)
2010/07/12Proposal for a Directive amending Directive 97/9/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on investor-compensation schemesCOM(2010)371SEC(2010)845pdf(616 kB) +
SEC(2010)846pdf(46 kB)
SEC(2010)847pdf(475 kB)+
IAB Opinion 1st IApdf(256 kB)
2010/07/01Commission Regulation implementing Directive 2009/65/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the form and content of the standard notification letter and UCITS attestation , the use of electronic communication between competent authorities for the purpose of notification, and procedures for on-the-spot verifications and investigations and the exchange of information between competent authoritiesC(2010)4396pdf(123 kB)SEC(2010)809pdf(903 kB) +
SEC(2010)811pdf(61 kB)
SEC(2010)810pdf(279 kB)
2010/06/30Proposal for a Council Regulation on the translation arrangements for the European Union patentCOM(2010)350pdf(48 kB)SEC(2010)796pdf(294 kB) +
SEC(2010)797pdf(36 kB)
SEC(2010)798pdf(239 kB)
2010/06/02Proposal for a Regulation on amending Regulation (EC) 1060/2009 on credit rating agenciesCOM(2010)289pdf(454 kB)SEC(2010)678pdf(256 kB) +
SEC(2010)679pdf(35 kB)
SEC(2010)680pdf(291 kB)+
IAB Opinion 1st IApdf(339 kB)
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Justice, Freedom and Security
Adoption dateCommission proposalProposal referenceIA report + summaryIAB Opinion
2010/12/14Proposal for a Regulation on jurisdiction and the recognition and enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial matters (Recast)COM(2010)748SEC(2010)1547pdf(309 kB) +
SEC(2010)1548pdf(52 kB)
SEC(2010)1549pdf(388 kB)
2010/07/20Proposal for a Directive on the right to information in criminal proceedingsCOM(2010)392pdf(95 kB)SEC(2010)907pdf(430 kB) +
SEC(2010)908pdf(105 kB)
SEC(2010)909pdf(242 kB)
2010/05/31Proposal for a Regulation implementing Article 10 of the United Nations’ Firearms Protocol and establishing export authorisation, import and transit measures for firearms, their parts and components and ammunitionCOM(2010)273pdf(84 kB)SEC(2010)662pdf(351 kB) +
SEC(2010)663pdf(105 kB)
SEC(2010)661pdf(168 kB)
2010/02/24Regulation of the European Parliament and the Council amending Council Regulation (EC) 2007/2004 establishing a European Agency for the Management of Operational Cooperation at the External Borders of the Member States of the European Union (FRONTEX)COM(2010)61SEC(2010)149pdf(195 kB) +
SEC(2010)150pdf(39 kB)
SEC(2010)151pdf(256 kB) +
IAB Opinion 1st IApdf(208 kB)
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Maritime affairs and fisheries
Adoption dateCommission proposalProposal referenceIA report + summaryIAB Opinion
2010/09/08Communication: MARINE KNOWLEDGE 2020 - marine data and observation for smart and sustainable growthCOM(2010)461SEC(2010)998pdf(362 kB) +
SEC(2010)999pdf(42 kB)
SEC(2010)1000pdf(217 kB)+
IAB Opinion 1st IApdf(329 kB)
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Mobility and Transport
Adoption dateCommission proposalProposal referenceIA report + summaryIAB Opinion
2010/10/28Proposal for a Regulation amending Regulation (EC) No 1406/2002 establishing a European Maritime Safety AgencyCOM(2010)611SEC(2010)1264 +
SEC(2010)1263
SEC(2010)1262pdf(176 kB)
2010/09/17Proposal for a Directive establishing a single European railway area (recast)COM(2010)475SEC(2010)1042pdf(2 MB) +
SEC(2010)1043pdf(44 kB)
SEC(2010)1044pdf(309 kB)+
IAB Opinion 1st IApdf(321 kB)
2010/06/14Communication - Action Plan on Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) ApplicationsCOM(2010)308SEC(2010)717pdf(441 kB) +
SEC(2010)716pdf(39 kB)
SEC(2010)718pdf(285 kB)+
IAB Opinion 1st IApdf(278 kB)
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Regional Policy
Adoption dateCommission proposalProposal referenceIA report + summaryIAB Opinion
2010/12/08Communication: European Union Strategy for Danube RegionCOM(2010)715pdf(64 kB)SEC(2010)1490pdf(330 kB) +
SEC(2010)1491pdf(57 kB)
SEC(2010)1492pdf(283 kB)
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