19.8.2010   

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Official Journal of the European Union

CE 224/34


Wednesday 15 July 2009
Numerical strength of the committees

P7_TA(2009)0001

European Parliament decision of 15 July 2009 on the numerical strength of the committees

2010/C 224 E/10

The European Parliament,

having regard to the proposal by the Conference of Presidents,

having regard to its decision of 6 May 2009 on the powers and responsibilities of the standing committees (1),

having regard to Rule 183 of its Rules of Procedure,

1.

Decides that the numerical strength of the committees shall be as follows:

I.

Committee on Foreign Affairs: 76 members

II.

Committee on Development: 30 members

III.

Committee on International Trade: 29 members

IV.

Committee on Budgets: 44 members

V.

Committee on Budgetary Control: 29 members

VI.

Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs: 48 members

VII.

Committee on Employment and Social Affairs: 50 members

VIII.

Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety: 64 members

IX.

Committee on Industry, Research and Energy: 55 members

X.

Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection: 39 members

XI.

Committee on Transport and Tourism: 45 members

XII.

Committee on Regional Development: 49 members

XIII.

Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development: 45 members

XIV.

Committee on Fisheries: 24 members

XV.

Committee on Culture and Education: 32 members

XVI.

Committee on Legal Affairs: 25 members

XVII.

Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs: 55 members

XVIII.

Committee on Constitutional Affairs: 25 members

XIX.

Committee on Women’s Rights and Gender Equality: 35 members

XX.

Committee on Petitions: 35 members

Subcommittee on Human Rights: 30 members

Subcommittee on Security and Defence: 30 members;

2.

Decides, with reference to the decision of the Conference of Presidents of 9 July 2009 relating to the composition of Committee Bureaux, that the Committee Bureaux may consist of up to four vice-chairs;

3.

Instructs its President to forward this decision to the Council and Commission, for information.


(1)  Texts adopted, P6_TA(2009)0348.