Directive 1999/44/EC, May 1999 from the European Parliament1. The seller shall be held liable under Article 3 where the lack of conformity becomes apparent within two years as from delivery of the goods. If, under national legislation, the rights laid down in Article 3(2) are subject to a limitation period, that period shall not expire within a period of two years from the time of delivery.What? Someone actually wrote this? An apple lobotomized bot generated text maybe?