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In order for Community legislation to be better understood and correctly implemented, it is essential to ensure that it is well drafted. Acts adopted by the Community institutions must be drawn up in an intelligible and consistent manner, in accordance with uniform principles of presentation and legislative drafting. This guide is created by the European Union to assist everyone who is involved in the drafting of the most common types of Community Acts. It consists of a list of 22 well-explained guidelines illustrated with examples

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