24.7.2007   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 192/25


COUNCIL DECISION

of 10 July 2007

appointing a Spanish member of the European Economic and Social Committee

(2007/518/EC, Euratom)

THE COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION,

Having regard to the Treaty establishing the European Community, and in particular Article 259 thereof,

Having regard to the Treaty establishing the European Atomic Energy Community, and in particular Article 167 thereof,

Having regard to Council Decision 2006/524/EC, Euratom of 11 July 2006 appointing Czech, German, Estonian, Spanish, French, Italian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Luxembourg, Hungarian, Maltese, Austrian, Slovenian and Slovak members of the European Economic and Social Committee (1),

Having regard to the nomination submitted by the Spanish Government,

Having regard to the opinion of the Commission,

Whereas a Spanish member's seat on the European Economic and Social Committee has fallen vacant following the resignation of Mr Pedro BARATO TRIGUERO,

HAS DECIDED AS FOLLOWS:

Article 1

Mr Pedro Raúl NARRO SÁNCHEZ is hereby appointed a member of the European Economic and Social Committee in place of Mr Pedro BARATO TRIGUERO for the remainder of his term of office, which ends on 20 September 2010.

Article 2

This Decision shall take effect on the date of its adoption.

Done at Brussels, 10 July 2007.

For the Council

The President

F. TEIXEIRA DOS SANTOS


(1)  OJ L 207, 28.7.2006, p. 30.