Article 26 : Transposition - machinery directive 2006/42/EC

The text in RED color is the amended or added text in comparison with the former 98/37/EC machinery directive.

Article 26 : Transposition

1. Member States shall adopt and publish the provisions necessary to comply with this Directive by 29 June 2008 at the latest. They shall forthwith inform the Commission thereof.

They shall apply those provisions with effect from 29 December 2009.

When Member States adopt those provisions, they shall contain a reference to this Directive or shall be accompanied by such reference on the occasion of their official publication. Member States shall determine how such reference is to be made.

2. Member States shall communicate to the Commission the text of the provisions of national law which they adopt in the field covered by this Directive, together with a table showing how the provisions of this Directive correspond to the national provisions adopted.


Directive 98/37/EC is repealed with effect from 29/12/2009, and is replaced by 2006/42/EC Directive without a transitional period.

Original Comment:

La directive 98/37/CE est donc abrogée à dater du 29/12/2009, et est remplacée par la directive machines 2006/42/CE sans période transitoire.