27.11.2009   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

CE 286/80


Tuesday 17 June 2008
Amendment of the Rules of Procedure of the Court of Justice to specify the language rules which are to apply to the review procedure *

P6_TA(2008)0281

European Parliament legislative resolution of 17 June 2008 on the draft Council decision amending the Rules of Procedure of the Court of Justice to specify the language rules which are to apply to the review procedure (5953/2008 — C6-0066/2008 — 2008/0801(CNS))

2009/C 286 E/33

(Consultation procedure)

The European Parliament,

having regard to the draft Council decision (5953/2008),

having regard to Article 245, second paragraph, of the EC Treaty and Article 160, second paragraph, of the Euratom Treaty, pursuant to which the Council consulted Parliament (C6-0066/2008),

having regard to the Commission opinion under the second paragraph of Article 245 of the EC Treaty and the second paragraph of Article 160 of the Euratom Treaty regarding the request to amend the Rules of Procedure of the Court of Justice on the language arrangements applicable to the review procedure, submitted by the Court in accordance with Article 64 of the Statute of the Court of Justice (SEC(2008)0345),

having regard to Rule 51 of its Rules of Procedure,

having regard to the report of the Committee on Legal Affairs (A6-0211/2008),

1.

Approves the draft Council decision;

2.

Calls on the Council to notify Parliament if it intends to depart from the text approved by Parliament;

3.

Asks the Council to consult Parliament again if it intends to amend the text submitted for consultation substantially;

4.

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