27.11.2009   

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Official Journal of the European Union

CE 286/83


Tuesday 17 June 2008
Minimum level of training of seafarers (recast) ***I

P6_TA(2008)0284

European Parliament legislative resolution of 17 June 2008 on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the minimum level of training of seafarers (recast) (COM(2007)0610 — C6-0348/2007 — 2007/0219(COD))

2009/C 286 E/36

(Codecision procedure — recast)

The European Parliament,

having regard to the Commission proposal to the European Parliament and the Council (COM(2007)0610),

having regard to Articles 251(2) and 80(2) of the EC Treaty, pursuant to which the Commission submitted the proposal to Parliament (C6-0348/2007),

having regard to the Interinstitutional Agreement of 28 November 2001 on a more structured use of the recasting technique for legal acts (1),

having regard to the letter of 24 January 2008 by the Committee on Legal Affairs to the Committee on Transport and Tourism in accordance with Rule 80a(3) of its Rules of Procedure,

having regard to Rules 80a and 51 of its Rules of Procedure,

having regard to the report of the Committee on Transport and Tourism (A6-0178/2008),

A.

whereas, according to the Consultative Working Party of the Legal Services of the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission, the proposal in question does not include any substantive amendments other than those identified as such in the proposal and whereas, as regards the codification of the unchanged provisions of the earlier acts together with those amendments, the proposal contains a straightforward codification of the existing texts without any change in their substance,

1.

Approves the Commission proposal as amended hereunder and as adapted to the recommendations of the Consultative Working Party of the Legal Services of the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission;

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.


(1)  OJ C 77, 28.3.2002, p. 1.


Tuesday 17 June 2008
P6_TC1-COD(2007)0219

Position of the European Parliament adopted at first reading on 17 June 2008 with a view to the adoption of Directive 2008/…/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the minimum level of training of seafarers (Recast)

(As an agreement was reached between Parliament and Council, Parliament's position at first reading corresponds to the final legislative act, Directive 2008/106/EC.)