8.7.2010   

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Official Journal of the European Union

CE 184/136


Wednesday 22 April 2009
Request for consultation on the immunity and privileges of Antonio Di Pietro

P6_TA(2009)0235

European Parliament decision of 22 April 2009 on the request for consultation on the immunity and privileges of Antonio Di Pietro (2008/2146(IMM))

2010/C 184 E/30

The European Parliament,

having regard to the request for consultation on the parliamentary immunity of Antonio Di Pietro, forwarded by the competent authority of the Italian Republic on 15 May 2008, and announced in plenary sitting on 5 June 2008,

having heard Antonio Di Pietro in accordance with Rule 7(3) of its Rules of Procedure,

having regard to Articles 9 and 10 of the Protocol of 8 April 1965 on the Privileges and Immunities of the European Communities and Article 6(2) of the Act of 20 September 1976 concerning the election of the members of the European Parliament by direct universal suffrage,

having regard to the judgments of 12 May 1964, 10 July 1986 and 21 October 2008 (1) of the Court of Justice of the European Communities,

having regard to Article 68(1) of the Italian Constitution,

having regard to Rules 6(1) and 7(13) of its Rules of Procedure,

having regard to the report of the Committee on Legal Affairs (A6-0197/2009),

1.

Decides not to waive the immunity of Antonio Di Pietro;

2.

Instructs its President to forward this decision, and the report of the committee responsible, immediately to the competent authorities of the Italian Republic.


(1)  Case 101/63 Wagner v Fohrmann and Krier [1964] ECR 195, Case 149/85 Wybot v Faure and Others [1986] ECR 2391 and Joined Cases C-200/07 and C-201/07 Marra v De Gregorio and Clemente, not yet reported in the European Court Reports.