The review of the Directive is one of the key actions of the "Digital Agenda for Europe" .
In December 2011, the Commission presented a proposal to revise the Directive .
The proposal for a revision of the Directive proposed to further open up the market for services based on public-sector information, by:
Please see here  for more details on the proposal to revise the Directive.
For more documents in relation to the legislative procedure, please click here .
For a detailed overview of the activity of the European Parliament in the legislative procedure, please click here .
In preparation for the proposed revision of the 2003 Directive, the Commission in 2009 presented a first review  of the way in which PSI rules were being applied. The review confirmed that PSI re-use has been on the rise but also that EU Member States must remove remaining barriers to re-use in order to fully realise the potential of PSI for the EU economy.
In 2010 the Commission undertook a public consultation on the PSI Directive:
In preparation for the revision of the Directive, the Commission commissioned the following studies:
The Commission also assessed the expected impacts of the proposed revision of the Directive:
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