Commission presents reform of the Posting of Workers Directive

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Series Details IP/16/466 (08.03.16)
Publication Date 08/03/2016
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The European launched on 8 March 2016 a proposal for a revision of the existing rules on the posting of workers. This was followed by a debate at the European Parliament's plenary session. The proposal was met differently by the Member States, triggering an intense political debate and feedback from national parliaments.

This Record complements with further sources the main Record on the legislative proposal:

+ [COM(2016)128] Proposal for a Directive amending Directive 96/71/EC concerning the posting of workers in the framework of the provision of services

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European Commission: Revision of the Posting of Workers Directive [FAQ]
European Commission: Commissioner Thyssen presents Commission's Social Package: First outline of the European Pillar of Social Rights and reform of the Posting of Workers Directive
European Parliament: Press Release, 09.03.16: Same work, same pay – MEPS react to new proposal on posted workers
EurActiv, 09.03.16: Posted workers revision gets off to shaky start
EurActiv, 11.04.16: Hungary opposes proposed EU changes on seconded workers
EurActiv, 10.05.16: National parliaments invoke ‘yellow card’ in response to revised Posted Workers Directive
EUObserver, 10.05.16: EU shown yellow card on workers' pay
Politico, 10.05.16: Countries flash ‘yellow card’ at EU changes to cross-border work rules
EurActiv, 04.07.16: France threatens to stop applying EU law on posted workers
EUObserver, 13.07.16: Commission defends equal pay for posted workers
EurActiv, 14.07.16: Brussels prepares to overrule Eastern Europe on posted workers directive

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