3.2.1 Weighing of Policy Options in the Political Context

This refers to the evaluation and fine-tuning of the intended policy in the current legal, organizational and political context. For example a policy could achieve the intended impact, but it would not find a majority in the decision making bodies or it violates other laws or fundamental rights or exceeds organizational capacities. To reduce the risk of miscarried policy proposals the identification of constraints in the subtask developing of options subtask should be treated very carefully.