The EU services notification procedure (the preparatory phase)
Olivier Hoedeman made this access to documents request to Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
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From: Olivier Hoedeman
Dear DG GROW,
Under the right of access to documents in the EU treaties, as developed in Regulation 1049/2001, I am requesting the following documents:
- minutes and other reports of meetings between the European Commission's DG GROW and lobbyists (and other industry representatives) in which the notification procedure for services in the internal market was discussed (including authorisation schemes and other requirements related to services and the Services Directive).
- all correspondence (including emails) between the European Commission's DG GROW and lobbyists (and other industry representatives) in which the notification procedure for services in the internal market was discussed (including authorisation schemes and other requirements related to services and the Services Directive).
The request is limited to the period between October 2014 and October 2015.
This request is a follow-up to my request of September 28th 2018 (https://www.asktheeu.org/en/request/the_....
on behalf of Corporate Europe Observatory (CEO)
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Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
Dear Mr Hoedeman,
Thank you for your e-mail dated 03/12/2018. We hereby acknowledge receipt
of your application for access to documents, which was registered on
05/12/2018 under reference number GestDem 2018/6465.
In accordance with Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 regarding public access to
European Parliament, Council and Commission documents, your application
will be handled within 15 working days. The time limit will expire on
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