Dear DG CONCURRENCE
Under the right of access to documents in the EU treaties, as developed in Regulation 1049/2001, I am requesting documents which contain the following information:
1 - any information or communication with member states or industry stakeholders in relation to the free movement of goods of finished products (hemp buds, vaping, cosmetics, food supplements, etc) containing CBD, the non-psychotropic compound.
2 - any information or communication related to the member states and/or the EU institutions' position in regards to finished products currently on the market that contain CBD.
3 - any plan to develop a common EU position with regards to CBD products in order to secure the Single Market.
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Dear Ms Tran,
Thank you for your e-mail dated 25^th of August 2019. We hereby
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Dear Sir / Madam,
Subject: Your application for access to documents – Ref
GestDem No 4990/2019
We refer to your letter e-mail application dated 25/08/2019 in which you
make a request for access to documents, registered on 26/08/2019 under the
above mentioned reference number.
Please find attached a scan of the reply to your request for access to
The paper version of the reply signed by the Director General will be sent
to you shortly by registered mail.
COMP E2 Team
Unit E2: Antitrust: Consumer goods, Basic industries, Agriculture and
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