8.7.2010   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

CE 184/213


Wednesday 22 April 2009
Reporting and documentation requirements in the case of mergers and divisions ***I

P6_TA(2009)0250

European Parliament legislative resolution of 22 April 2009 on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Directives 77/91/EEC, 78/855/EEC and 82/891/EEC and Directive 2005/56/EC as regards reporting and documentation requirements in the case of merger and divisions (COM(2008)0576 – C6-0330/2008 – 2008/0182(COD))

2010/C 184 E/56

(Codecision procedure: first reading)

The European Parliament,

having regard to the Commission proposal to the European Parliament and the Council (COM(2008)0576),

having regard to Article 251(2) and Article 44(2) of the EC Treaty, pursuant to which the Commission submitted the proposal to Parliament (C6-0330/2008),

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 Legal Affairs and the opinion of the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (A6-0247/2009),

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 the Commission.


Wednesday 22 April 2009
P6_TC1-COD(2008)0182

Position of the European Parliament adopted at first reading on 22 April 2009 with a view to the adoption of Directive 2009/…/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Directives 77/91/EEC, 78/855/EEC and 82/891/EEC, and Directive 2005/56/EC as regards reporting and documentation requirements in the case of mergers and divisions

(As an agreement was reached between Parliament and Council, Parliament's position at first reading corresponds to the final legislative act, Directive 2009/109/EC.)