The draft opinion of the European Parliament's Committee on Industry, Research, Telecommunications and Energy (ITRE) on the proposal for a directive concerning measures to ensure a high common level of network and information security across the Union was published on 16th October 2013.
The ITRE committee's Rapporteur, Ms Pilar del Castillo Vera, warmly welcomed the proposed NIS directive and proposed a series of amendments to further enhance it.
For the full draft opinion: ITRE draft opinion on the proposed NIS directive
In February 2013 the European Commission, as requested by the European Parliament in its own initiative report on a Digital Agenda for Europe, presented a proposal for a Directive on Network and Information Security together with the first EU cyber-security strategy.
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