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Consultation results

Summary Report on the targeted consultation on the application of Article 17

In order to finalise the stakeholder dialogue on the application of Article 17 of the Directive on Copyirght and Related Rights in the Digital Single Market, the Commission organised a targeted consultation from 27 July to 10 September 2020. The consultation was addressed to the participants to the stakeholder dialogue organised by the Commisson pursuant to Article 17(10) of Directive (EU) 2019/790. The objective of the consultation was to gather feedback on the Commission’s initial ideas for the guidance that the Commission is required to issue on the application of Article 17.

 
Broadband Cost Reduction Directive: summary report of the consultation for its review

The summary report of the open public consultation regarding the evaluation and review of the Broadband Cost Reduction Directive takes stock of the contributions and presents preliminary trends that emerge from them, focusing on their quantitative aspects. The objective of the public consultation, which took place from 2 December 2020 to 2 March 2021, was to gather stakeholders’ views and inputs on the implementation of the Directive to support its evaluation, as well as on possible future adjustments with a view to support the preparation of a revised legislative proposal.

 
Summary Report on the open public consultation on the Digital Services Act Package

The public consultation ran from 2 June to 8 September 2020 and aimed at informing the Commission’s proposals for a Digital Services Act and a Digital Markets Act, expected to be adopted by the Commission before the end of 2020. It covered issues such as online safety, freedom of expression, fairness, and a level-playing field in the digital economy.

 
Factual Summary Report on the open public consultation on digital for Cultural Heritage

The public consultation opened on 22 June 2020 and closed on 14 September 2020. The overall number of responses submitted was 565. The aim of the consultation was to gather stakeholders’opinions on digitisation and digital transformation in the cultural heritage sector, as well as on the Commission’s Recommendation on the digitisation and online accessibility of cultural material and digital preservation (2011/711/EU). The factual summary report provides some key background information and preliminary trends, focusing on quantitative aspects.

 
Summary Report on the public consultation on the review and prolongation of the Roaming Regulation 2020

The public consultation took place from 19 June to 11 September 2020. The objective of the consultation was to gather information for the Impact Assessment of a Commission legislative proposal for the review of the Roaming Regulation. It specifically aimed to collect views on retail and wholesale roaming services and on the impact of prolonging these rules. This summary report takes stock of the contributions and presents preliminary trends that emerge from them, focusing on the quantitative aspects of the consultation responses.

 
Summary Report on the targeted consultation on the practical application of the essential functionality criterion of the definition of video sharing platform services (Recital 5 of Directive 2018 /180

The targeted consultation took place between 24 February and 13 March 2020. It was conducted in the context of the implementation of Article 1, letter (aa) and Recital 5 of the Audiovisual Media Services Directive, on the practical application of the essential functionality criterion of the definition of video sharing platform services. The objective of the consultation was to gather the views of stakeholders on some specific technical issues relevant in this context. The Member States have been consulted separately in the context of the Contact Committee.

 
Summary Report on the targeted consultation on the method of calculation of the share of European works and the exemptions for low audience and low turnover (Art. 13(7) Directive (EU) 2010/13)

The targeted consultation took place between 24 February and 13 March 2020. It was conducted in the context of the implementation of Article 13, paragraph 7 of the Audiovisual Media Services Directive, on the method of calculation of the share of European works and the exemptions for low audience and low turnover. The objective of the consultation was to gather the views of stakeholders on some specific technical issues relevant in this context. The Member States have been consulted separately in the context of the Contact Committee.