The European Chips Act

The European Chips Act, Article 13: Public interest and public support



Article 13: Public interest and public support


1. Integrated Production Facilities and Open EU Foundries shall be considered to contribute to the security of supply of semiconductors in the Union and therefore to be in the public interest.


2. In order to reach security of supply in the Union, Member States may, without prejudice to Articles 107 and 108 of the Treaty, apply support schemes and provide for administrative support to Integrated Production Facilities and Open EU Foundries in accordance with Article 14.


Note: This is not the final text of the European Chips Act. This is the text of the European Chips Act Proposal of February 2022.