EC to review package holiday laws

September 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);9/4/2009, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports that the European Commission may start the review of the Package Holiday Directive in 2010. According to Meglena Kuneva, European commissioner for consumer affairs, the legislation was implemented in the 1990s and it is now out of date. The existing law provides full protection to package holidays in case of a supplier failure. But consumers booking dynamic packages or making their own arrangements are not covered in this system.


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