31.5.2013   

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Official Journal of the European Union

CE 153/167


Tuesday 15 November 2011
Athens Convention on carriage of passengers and their luggage by sea – excluding Articles 10 and 11 ***

P7_TA(2011)0478

European Parliament legislative resolution of 15 November 2011 on the draft Council decision concerning the accession of the European Union to the Protocol of 2002 to the Athens Convention relating to the Carriage of Passengers and their Luggage by Sea, 1974, with the exception of Articles 10 and 11 thereof (08663/2011 – C7-0142/2011 – 2003/0132A(NLE))

2013/C 153 E/25

(Consent)

The European Parliament,

having regard to the draft Council decision (08663/2011),

having regard to the Protocol of 2002 to the Athens Convention Relating to the Carriage of Passengers and their Luggage by Sea, 1974 (08663/2011),

having regard to the request for consent submitted by the Council in accordance with Article 100(2), Article 218(6) second subparagraph, point (a), and Article 218(8) first subparagraph, of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (C7-0142/2011),

having regard to Rules 81 and 90(7) of its Rules of Procedure,

having regard to the recommendation of the Committee on Transport and Tourism and the opinion of the Committee on Legal Affairs (A7-0356/2011),

1.

Consents to accession to the Protocol;

2.

Instructs its President to forward its position to the Council, the Commission, the governments and parliaments of the Member States, and the International Maritime Organization.