This opinion on the bill (Doc 55, 1983/001) amending the Act of 13 June 2005 on electronic communications, with a view to tackling dormant contracts by requiring operators to automatically convert old contracts into more advantageous tariff plans is rendered by the BIPT at the request of the Committee for Economy of the Chamber of Representatives, pursuant to Article 14, §1, 1°, of the Act of 17 January 2003 on the status of the regulator of the Belgian postal and telecommunications sectors.

It responds to the request made on 1 July 2021 by the Committee for Economy, Consumer Protection and the Digital Agenda of the Chamber of Representatives to render a written opinion by 31 August 2021. 

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