Maritime Equipment: Initial Appraisal of the European Commission's Impact Assessment

01-03-2013

This note seeks to provide an initial analysis of the strengths and weaknesses of the European Commission's Impact Assessment accompanying the proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on marine equipment. The Proposal attempts to align the existing Marine Equipment Directive from 1996 (MED) with the New Legislative Framework (NLF) for the marketing of products.

This note seeks to provide an initial analysis of the strengths and weaknesses of the European Commission's Impact Assessment accompanying the proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on marine equipment. The Proposal attempts to align the existing Marine Equipment Directive from 1996 (MED) with the New Legislative Framework (NLF) for the marketing of products.