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(2) Extension of the Directive to other sectors

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(2) Extension of the Directive to other sectors

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(2)     Extension of the Directive to other sectors

The WTD also excluded from its ambit certain sectors of the economy: air, rail, sea, inland waterway and lake transport; sea fishing and other work at sea; and the activities of junior doctors in training (WTD 93/104/EC art 1(3)). The application of the WTD, with or without modifications, to the excluded sectors, has subsequently been effected principally by Directive 2000/34/EC ('the Horizontal Amending Directive') and separate Directives for sea transport (Directive 99/63/EC, subsequently significantly amended by Directive 2009/13/EU to give effect to a further Framework Directive

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