6.8.2009   

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Official Journal of the European Union

CE 184/122


Wednesday 20 February 2008
Population and housing censuses ***I

P6_TA(2008)0056

European Parliament legislative resolution of 20 February 2008 on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on population and housing censuses (COM(2007)0069 — C6-0078/2007 — 2007/0032(COD))

2009/C 184 E/34

(Codecision procedure: first reading)

The European Parliament,

having regard to the Commission proposal to the European Parliament and the Council (COM(2007)0069),

having regard to Articles 251(2) and 285(1) of the EC Treaty, pursuant to which the Commission submitted the proposal to Parliament (C6-0078/2007),

having regard to Rule 51 of its Rules of Procedure,

having regard to the report of the Committee on Employment and Social Affairs and the opinion of the Committee on Regional Development (A6-0471/2007),

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 the Commission.


Wednesday 20 February 2008
P6_TC1-COD(2007)0032

Position of the European Parliament adopted at first reading on 20 February 2008 with a view to the adoption of Regulation (EC) No …/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council on population and housing censuses

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