On 20 May 2011, the Commission published a consultation on amending state aid reporting requirements. The Commission is proposing to remove a number of specific additional reporting requirements contained in state aid guidelines and frameworks and to rely on the general obligation on member states to report about state aid annually. Therefore, it is proposing certain amendments to Regulation 794/2004, including a new standardised reporting form for existing aid. The Commission invites comments by 20 July 2011. Read more.