Official Journal of the European Union

CE 184/123

Thursday 21 February 2008
Common framework for the marketing of products ***I


European Parliament legislative resolution of 21 February 2008 on the proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council on a common framework for the marketing of products (COM(2007)0053 — C6-0067/2007 — 2007/0030(COD))

2009/C 184 E/36

(Codecision procedure: first reading)

The European Parliament,

having regard to the Commission proposal to the European Parliament and the Council (COM(2007)0053),

having regard to Article 251(2) and Article 95 of the EC Treaty, pursuant to which the Commission submitted the proposal to Parliament (C6-0067/2007),

having regard to Rule 51 of its Rules of Procedure,

having regard to the report of the Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection and the opinions of the Committee on International Trade, the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety, the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy and the Committee on Legal Affairs (A6-0490/2007),


Approves the Commission proposal as amended;


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 and Commission.

Thursday 21 February 2008

Position of the European Parliament adopted at first reading on 21 February 2008 with a view to the adoption of Decision No …/2008/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on a common framework for the marketing of products, and repealing Decision 93/465/EEC

(As an agreement was reached between Parliament and Council, Parliament's position at first reading corresponds to the final legislative act, Decision No …/2008/EC.)