With the figures 19-6, received the ”directive on copyright in the digital single market”, its final green light from EU countries.
The six no-the countries in the vote were Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Poland, Sweden and Finland.
the Changes have aroused hot debate in the past year, but has now been approved by both the EU parliament and the EU council of ministers.
the Changes are to modernise the laws that have not kept pace with in recent years, rapid technological development and at the same time give stronger rights to the writers, photographers and artists.
legislators have gone too far and worry about what you call länkskatter and the need for uppladdningsfilter.
A degree of uncertainty was also in the final since Sweden and Estonia decided to no longer say yes to the proposal. Countries no was, nevertheless, not to stop the new rules, then Germany at the last moment chose to give a thumbs-up.
Germany, however, makes a statement to the minutes that you are critical of parts of the proposal.
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