That "distance selling regulation" is a local implementation of a EU directive. We all have pretty much the same provisions.
As an off-topic note, and not particularly aimed at parent poster : Folks, contrarily to what you have been lead to believe, the EU does a great deal of nice things for you and only costs a tiny fraction of national budgets.
You can not get anything worthwhile done without raising a sweat. -- The First Law Of Thermodynamics