V1.223 Regulations

The Council of Ministers and the Commission, and the European Parliament acting jointly with the Council, are empowered to issue regulations in order to carry out their tasks. Regulations set out the reasoning on which they are based, and refer to any proposals or opinions obtained. They are published in the Official Journal of the European Union, and enter into force on either the date specified in them or on the twentieth day following their publication1.

Regulations have general application. They are binding in their entirety and directly applicable in all member states2. This means that the legal rights

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