Parliament approves draft measures called "Kilečko 2"
In December 2021, we informed you about a proposal for measures called "Kilečko 2", the purpose of which was to support business development and simplify processes to improve the business environment. Originally, the effective date of these measures was proposed as of 1 May 2022.
On June 16, 2022, the National Council of the Slovak Republic approved "Kilečko 2" under the title "act amending certain laws in connection with the improvement of the business environment". Its effectiveness is postponed to 1 September 2022.
Compared to the proposed wording, only a few provisions were not approved, such as changes concerning Act no. 251/2012 Coll. on Energy and on Amendments to Certain Acts or Act no. 250/2012 Coll. on regulation in network industries. For example, the provisions concerning the possibility of the electricity supplier to set off the electricity customer’s overpayment with the due receivable of the electricity supplier or the possibility of the agreement of the contracting parties on another way of settling mutual receivables did not pass. In the area of regulation of network industries did not pass the obligation to publish price decisions and data on economically justified costs related to regulated activities.