10Feb 2014

Revision of the Low Voltage Directive

In order to align Directive 2006/95/EC on the harmonisation of the laws of Member States relating to electrical equipment designed for use within certain voltage limits with the new legislative framework, in particular to Decision No 768/2008/EC establishing a common framework for the marketing of products (Goods Package), the Low Voltage Directive is under revision.

The procedure file concerning the revision of the Low Voltage Directive can be found at the following location:



the Key events are as follows:

04 February 2014: Debate in plenary scheduled

05 February 2014:  vote in plenary scheduled


The procedure file has been positively voted on 5 February by the European Parliament, you can find the press release at this address: http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-14-111_en.htm



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