France: Open Access law adopted
In France, the final text of a new law on Open Access has been adopted on June 29, 2016. On July 20, the Assemblée Nationale has approved the bill, and it still needs to be voted on by the Sénat on September 27.
In the law text, article 17 is relevant for Open Access:
The full text (in French) can be consulted here.
More information on this law can be obtained from Couperin, the French OpenAIRE partner.