Official Journal of the European Union

CE 81/162

Wednesday 5 May 2010
Transportable pressure equipment ***I


European Parliament legislative resolution of 5 May 2010 on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on transportable pressure equipment (COM(2009)0482 – C7-0161/2009 – 2009/0131(COD))

2011/C 81 E/28

(Ordinary legislative procedure: first reading)

The European Parliament,

having regard to the Commission proposal to the European Parliament and the Council (COM(2009)0482),

having regard to Article 251(2) and Article 71 of the EC Treaty, pursuant to which the Commission submitted the proposal to Parliament (C7-0161/2009),

having regard to the Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council entitled ‘Consequences of the entry into force of the Treaty of Lisbon for ongoing interinstitutional decision-making procedures’ (COM(2009)0665),

having regard to Article 294(3) and Article 91 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union,

having regard to the opinion of the European Economic and Social Committee of 17 February 2010,

having consulted the Committee of the Regions,

having regard to Rule 55 of its Rules of Procedure,

having regard to the report of the Committee on Transport and Tourism (A7-0101/2010),


Adopts the position at first reading hereinafter set out;


Takes note of the statement attached to this legislative resolution;


Calls on the Commission to refer the matter to Parliament again if it intends to amend the proposal substantially or replace it with another text;


Instructs its President to forward its position to the Council, to the Commission and to the national parliaments.

Wednesday 5 May 2010

Position of the European Parliament adopted at first reading on 5 May 2010 with a view to the adoption of Directive 2010/…/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council on transportable pressure equipment and repealing Council Directives 76/767/EEC, 84/525/EEC, 84/526/EEC, 84/527/EEC and 1999/36/EC

(As an agreement was reached between Parliament and Council, Parliament's position corresponds to the final legislative act, Directive 2010/35/EU.)

Wednesday 5 May 2010

Statement of the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission on Article 290 TFEU

The European Parliament, Council and Commission declare that the provisions of this Directive shall be without prejudice to any future position of the institutions as regards the implementation of Article 290 TFEU or individual legislative acts containing such provisions.