CASE COMMENTS: REGULATIONS – TRANSPORTS – EUROPEAN UNION – RAILWAY TRANSPORT – INFRASTRUCTURE – PASSENGER PLATFORMS

Transports : The Court of Justice of the European Union holds that passenger platforms are an element of the railway infrastructure whose usage is part of the minimum access package (WESTbahn Management)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. By judgment of 10 July 2019, the Court of Justice of the European Union interpreted Directive 2012/34/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 November 2012 establishing a single European railway area (OJ 2012 L 343, p. 32) as meaning that 'passenger platforms', referred to in Annex I to that directive, are an element of railway infrastructure whose use falls within the set of minimum services, in accordance with point 1(c) of Annex II. In the present case, a railway undertaking applied to the railway infrastructure manager in Austria (ÖBB-Infrastruktur) for the stopping of trains at railway stations on the railway network of that Member

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  • University Paris II Panthéon‑Assas

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Francesco Martucci, Transports : The Court of Justice of the European Union holds that passenger platforms are an element of the railway infrastructure whose usage is part of the minimum access package (WESTbahn Management), 10 July 2019, Concurrences N° 4-2019, Art. N° 92401, pp. 179-181

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