8.7.2010   

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Official Journal of the European Union

CE 184/144


Wednesday 22 April 2009
European metrology research and development programme ***I

P6_TA(2009)0224

European Parliament legislative resolution of 22 April 2009 on the proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council on the participation by the Community in a European metrology research and development programme undertaken by several Member States (COM(2008)0814 – C6-0468/2008 – 2008/0230(COD))

2010/C 184 E/38

(Codecision procedure: first reading)

The European Parliament,

having regard to the Commission proposal to the European Parliament and the Council (COM(2008)0814),

having regard to Article 251(2), Article 169 and the second paragraph of Article 172 of the EC Treaty, pursuant to which the Commission submitted the proposal to Parliament (C6-0468/2008),

having regard to the undertaking given by the Council representative by letter of 7 April 2009 to adopt the proposal as amended, in accordance with the first indent in the second subparagraph of Article 251(2) of the EC Treaty,

having regard to Rule 51 of its Rules of Procedure,

having regard to the report of the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy (A6-0221/2009),

1.

Approves the Commission proposal as amended;

2.

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;

3.

Instructs its President to forward its position to the Council and Commission.


Wednesday 22 April 2009
P6_TC1-COD(2008)0230

Position of the European Parliament adopted at first reading on 22 April 2009 with a view to the adoption of a Decision No …/2009/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the participation by the Community in a European metrology research and development programme undertaken by several Member States

(As an agreement was reached between Parliament and Council, Parliament's position at first reading corresponds to the final legislative act, Decision No 912/2009/EC.)