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Act on the supervision of the electricity and gas market (9.8.2013/590).

Type of law

The Act's goal is to supervise and control the electricity and gas market by promoting efficient, secure and environmentally sustainable activities in national and regional electricity and natural gas markets, and the EU s internal market for electricity and natural gas in order to ensure energy consumers good delivery, competitive prices and equitable principles of electricity and natural gas services. A decision made by the Energy Market Authority may be appealed to the Administrative Court in the manner prescribed by the Administrative Procedure Act (586/1996).
The Act consists of 9 Chapters: Terms and conditions (1); Energy market authority data (2); Energy market authority's jurisdiction in enforcement cases (3); Penalties (4); Energy market authority's monitoring of concessions (5); Cooperation between authorities (6); Procedures (7); Appeals (8); Entry into force (9).
Date of text
Entry into force notes
1 September 2013.
Refers to the Electricity Market Act (588/2013) and Natural Gas Market Act (508/2000).
Source language


Legislation Amendment
Original title
Lag om tillsyn ver el- och naturgasmarknaden.
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