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The Commission will propose a Council and European Parliament Decision to ensure mutual recognition of eIdentification and eAuthentication across the EU, based on online ‘authentication services’ to be offered in all Member States (which may use the most appropriate official identification documents — issued by the public and private sectors).

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Has the EC proposed a legislation of Council and European Parliament to ensure mutual recognition of eIdentification and eAuthentication across the EU? Yes The proposal for a Regulation "on electronic identification and trusted services for electronic transactions in the internal market" was adopted by the Commission on 4th June 2012: http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_MEMO-12-403_en.htm