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European Union Committee - Eighteenth Report
EU Consumer Rights Directive: getting it right

Here you can browse the report which was ordered by the House of Lords to be printed 7 July 2009.


Terms of Reference


Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Overall objective

Chapter 3: Full harmonisation

Chapter 4: Scope of the Directive

Chapter 5: Clarity for consumers and provision of information

Chapter 6: Right of withdrawal for distance and off-premises contracts

Chapter 7: Sales Contracts

Chapter 8: Unfair contract terms

Chapter 9: Summary of Conclusions and Recommendations

Appendix 1: Sub-Committee G (Social Policy and Consumer Affairs)

Appendix 2: List of Witnesses

Appendix 3: Call for Evidence

Appendix 4: References to other pieces of EU Legislation

Appendix 5: Recent Reports

Oral and Written Evidence

Thursday 26 March 2009

Thursday 23 April 2009

Thursday 30 April 2009

Thursday 7 May 2009

Thursday 14 May 2009

Thursday 21 May 2009

Written Evidence

NOTE: References in the text of the report are as follows:

(Q) refers to a question in oral evidence

(p) refers to a page of written evidence

The Report of the Committee is published in Volume I, HL Paper No 126-I

The Evidence of the Committee is published in Volume II, HL Paper No 126-II

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