In the Official Journal of the European Union of November 26 this year. Directive (EU) 2019/1937 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 October has been published. on the protection of persons reporting violations of Union law. The directive enters into force on the 20th day after its publication, i.e. on December 16th. In accordance with art. 26 section 1 of the Directive, member states were required to introduce provisions implementing the directive within two years of its entry into force, i.e. by December 16, 2021.
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