Observations

Commission proposal Com(2007) 697

  • very long recitals
  • many recitals in which the Commission assumes competence
  • General rights approach vs Individual rights approach recital 48
  • Service Neutrality recital 49
  • obligation to pay a fee fro spectrum use recital 50
  • restrictions on member states competences recital 55
  • Article 1
  • "terminal equipment" — def?
  • Article 3 independence of national regulatory from legislative and executive
  • no budgetary control, external budget
  • interferes with constitutional matters of the member states

Article 8

  • technological neutral