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Meeting of Money and Payment Systems Working Group

MPSWG, 17.04.2012

On 16 April 2012 there was held regular Money and payment systems Working group (MPSWG) meeting. In the meeting there were discussed following issues:

1. Draft of the Euro introductory act – the working group members have considered the draft of the Act and agreed on the next tasks related with the drafting process.

2. "Conception about the legal acts’ amendments for the euro changeover in Latvia" – MPSWG has considered the Conception approval and implementation schedule.

3. Update of the Latvia's National euro changeover plan and update of the MPSWG action plan – MPSWG members will update the MPSWG action plan and also in accordance with the Steering Committee proposal will come forward with other proposals for the Plan updates.

4. Financial services availability for all inhabitants in towns and regions – is one of the tasks to ensure the Plan's core principle, i.e. the orientation towards worst positioned inhabitants. The MPSWG has considered the current financial services availability situation and decided to keep updates of this information.