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The Decision proposed in this document will function as a legal base for statistics on science and technology in the European Statistical System. A new legal act will provide a framework for development of new indicators and for the production of existing indicators, harmonized in methodology and definitions.

The Commission's initial proposal was published in August 2001 as COM(2001) 490 final. In this amended proposal, the Commission accepts three of the four amendments proposed by the European Parliament in its opinion issued on 2 July 2002.

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Record Number: 1876 / Last updated on: 2002-10-15