COMMUNICATION FROM THE COMMISSION TO THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, THE COUNCIL, THE EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COMMITTEE AND THE COMMITTEE OF THE REGIONS on the Mid-Term Review on the Implementation of the Digital Single Market ADD 1 ANNEX Implementation of the Digital Single Market Strategy to the Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions on the Mid-Term Review on the implementation of the Digital Single Market Strategy - A Connected Digital Single Market for All Strategy - A Connected Digital Single Market for All

1. The main document is a Commission Communication setting out the Mid-term review of its Digital Single Market (DSM) strategy. Two years after its launch in May 2015, the Commission has released a Mid-term review to assess the progress that has been made on the DSM strategy, identify where more effort is needed, and where changes in the policy landscape call for new action. The Commission reports that it has, to date, delivered a total of 35 legislative proposals and policy initiatives, stemming from 16 measures set out in the original DSM Strategy. This communication calls on the co-legislators to swiftly act on all proposals already presented, and outlines forthcoming actions on online platforms, data economy and cyber security.

2. The annex to the main document is a table giving a comprehensive overview of the implementation efforts made so far. The table sets out completed actions under each initiatives as well as their date of adoption/publication.

Topic  Internal Market 
Department  DCMS 
Council Reference  8998/17 
COM Reference  COM(17)228 
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  1. 24 August 2017 Prior-Boswell - 100 KB - pdf
  2. 8998/17 - 589 KB - pdf
  3. 8998/17 ADD 1 - 321 KB - pdf
  4. EM 8998/17 - 600 KB - pdf

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