A new concept for "better regulation"

The EU Commission is convinced that EU legislation can be improved. With the "Better Regulation Package" it has therefore taken measures to increase the quality of legislation. cep considers whether it has been successful in this regard.


cep believes that many of the proposed measures are capable of improving the legislative process. Thus, for example, the Regulatory Scrutiny Board is fit to increase the quality of impact assessments. Systematic ex-post evaluations can also ensure the effectiveness of existing EU law.