It is assumed that the law will come into effect by the end of 2016. Effective date will be seven months upon completion of the legislative process. The law proposal will now go to the Senate, and in case of its approval, for signature by the president.
Technical solution will be built and tested during the seven-months period. A test environment will be also running in this period together with pilot operation, where the transaction process will be simulated and POS system suppliers will be addressed.
Different trades will become subject to the law in different periods. First will be accommodation and catering service, who will have to comply from day one. Sales from retail and wholesale sector will follow in the second phase (three months later). 15 months after launch, sales from activities other then specified in fourth phase (e.g. professional services, transport, agriculture) will be recorded. Finally, in the fourth phase, 18 months after launch, sales from defined craft and manufacturing activities will be registered.