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Information and Notices

Volume 50
13 December 2007


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IV   (Notices)

 

NOTICES FROM EUROPEAN UNION INSTITUTIONS AND BODIES

 

EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

 

2006-2007 SESSION

 

Sitting of 12 March 2007

 

Monday 12 March 2007

2007/C 301E/01

MINUTES

1

PROCEEDINGS OF THE SITTING

Resumption of session

Approval of Minutes of previous sitting

Statement by the President

Documents received

Written declarations (Rule 116)

Oral questions and written declarations (tabling)

Texts of agreements forwarded by the Council

Petitions

Transfers of appropriations

Action taken on Parliament's positions and resolutions

Membership of Parliament

Membership of committees and delegations

Membership of political groups

Signature of acts adopted under codecision

Order of business

One-minute speeches on matters of political importance

Social services of general interest (debate)

Corporate social responsibility (debate)

Equality roadmap (debate)

Cross-border collective copyright management (debate)

Prudential assessment of acquisitions and increase of shareholdings ***I (debate)

Community action on the provision of cross-border health care (debate)

One share, one vote — Proportionality between ownership and control in EU listed companies (debate)

Number and numerical strength of interparliamentary delegations (deadline for tabling amendments)

Agenda for next sitting

Closure of sitting

Closure of session

ATTENDANCE REGISTER

15

 

2007-2008 SESSION

 

Sittings of 13 to 15 March 2007

 

Tuesday 13 March 2007

2007/C 301E/02

MINUTES

17

PROCEEDINGS OF THE SITTING

Opening of session

Opening of sitting

Documents received

Action taken on Parliament's positions and resolutions

Debates on cases of breaches of human rights, democracy and the rule of law (announcement of motions for resolutions tabled)

Annual political strategy 2008 (debate)

EU-USA Air Services Agreement (debate)

Voting time

Financing of interventions by the EAGGF, Guarantee Section * (Rule 131) (vote)

Drinking milk produced in Estonia * (Rule 131) (vote)

Repeal of Regulation (EC) No 2040/2000 on budgetary discipline * (Rule 131) (vote)

Prudential assessment of acquisitions and increase of shareholdings ***I (vote)

Corporate social responsibility (vote)

Equality roadmap (vote)

Cross-border collective copyright management (vote)

Explanations of vote

Corrections to votes and voting intentions

Approval of Minutes of previous sitting

Non-proliferation and nuclear disarmament (debate)

Childcare (debate)

Commission communication: Consumer policy strategy 2007-2013 (debate)

Question Time (Commission)

Marketing of the meat of bovine animals aged 12 months or less * (debate)

Ratification of the ILO's 2006 Consolidated Maritime Labour Convention * (debate)

European Aviation Safety Agency ***I (debate)

Illegal bird hunting in Malta (debate)

Agenda for next sitting

Closure of sitting

ATTENDANCE REGISTER

31

ANNEX I

33

ANNEX II

39

TEXTS ADOPTED

43

P6_TA(2007)0058
Financing of interventions by the EAGGF, Guarantee Section *
European Parliament legislative resolution of 13 March 2007 on the proposal for a Council regulation amending Regulation (EEC) No 1883/78 laying down general rules for the financing of interventions by the European Agricultural Guidance and Guarantee Fund, Guarantee Section (COM(2007)0012 — C6-0057/2007 — 2007/0005(CNS))

43

P6_TA(2007)0059
Drinking milk produced in Estonia *
European Parliament legislative resolution of 13 March 2007 on the proposal for a Council regulation derogating from Regulation (EC) No 2597/97 as regards drinking milk produced in Estonia (COM(2007)0048 — C6-0076/2007 — 2007/0021(CNS))

43

P6_TA(2007)0060
Repeal of Regulation (EC) No 2040/2000 on budgetary discipline *
European Parliament legislative resolution of 13 March 2007 on the proposal for a Council regulation repealing Regulation (EC) No 2040/2000 on budgetary discipline (COM(2006)0448 — C6-0277/2006 — 2006/0151(CNS))

44

P6_TA(2007)0061
Prudential assessment of acquisitions and increase of shareholdings ***I
European Parliament legislative resolution of 13 March 2007 on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Directive 92/49/EEC and Directives 2002/83/EC, 2004/39/EC, 2005/68/EC and 2006/48/EC as regards procedural rules and evaluation criteria for the prudential assessment of acquisitions and increase of shareholdings in the financial sector (COM(2006)0507 — C6-0298/2006 — 2006/0166(COD))

45

P6_TC1-COD(2006)0166
Position of the European Parliament adopted at first reading on 13 March 2007 with a view to the adoption of Directive 2007/.../EC of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Directive 92/49/EEC and Directives 2002/83/EC, 2004/39/EC, 2005/68/EC and 2006/48/EC as regards procedural rules and evaluation criteria for the prudential assessment of acquisitions and increase of shareholdings in the financial sector

45

P6_TA(2007)0062
Corporate social responsibility
European Parliament resolution of 13 March 2007 on corporate social responsibility: a new partnership (2006/2133(INI))

45

P6_TA(2007)0063
Equality roadmap
European Parliament resolution of 13 March 2007 on a roadmap for equality between women and men (2006-2010) (2006/2132(INI))

56

P6_TA(2007)0064
Cross-border collective copyright management
European Parliament resolution of 13 March 2007 on the Commission Recommendation of 18 October 2005 on collective cross-border management of copyright and related rights for legitimate online music services (2005/737/EC) (2006/2008(INI))

64

 

Wednesday 14 March 2007

2007/C 301E/03

MINUTES

70

PROCEEDINGS OF THE SITTING

Opening of sitting

Reprimand of a Member

Berlin Declaration (debate)

European Council meeting (8-9 March 2007) (debate)

Voting time

Statistics on migration and international protection ***I (Rule 131) (vote)

Number and numerical strength of interparliamentary delegations (vote)

European Aviation Safety Agency ***I (vote)

Marketing of the meat of bovine animals aged 12 months or less * (vote)

Ratification of the ILO's 2006 Consolidated Maritime Labour Convention * (vote)

Social services of general interest (vote)

EU-USA Air Services Agreement (vote)

Non-proliferation and nuclear disarmament (vote)

Explanations of vote

Corrections to votes and voting intentions

Approval of Minutes of previous sitting

Euro-Mediterranean relations — Euro-Mediterranean Free Trade Area (debate)

Bosnia-Herzegovina (debate)

Future of European aircraft construction (debate)

Question Time (Council)

Appointments to interparliamentary delegations (proposal by the Conference of Presidents)

Hepatitis C (written declaration)

Reform of EU trade policy instruments (debate)

Compliance with the Charter of Fundamental Rights (debate)

Negotiation of an EU-Central America Association Agreement — Negotiation of an EU-Andean Community Association Agreement (debate)

Missing persons in Cyprus (debate)

Agenda for next sitting

Closure of sitting

ATTENDANCE REGISTER

80

ANNEX I

82

ANNEX II

89

TEXTS ADOPTED

101

P6_TA(2007)0065
Statistics on migration and international protection ***I
European Parliament legislative resolution of 14 March 2007 on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on Community statistics on migration and international protection (COM(2005)0375 — C6-0279/2005 — 2005/0156(COD))

101

P6_TC1-COD(2005)0156
Position of the European Parliament adopted at first reading on 14 March 2007 with a view to the adoption of Regulation (EC) No .../2007 of the European Parliament and of the Council on Community statistics on migration and international protection and repealing Council Regulation (EEC) No 311/76 on the compilation of statistics on foreign workers

101

P6_TA(2007)0066
Number and numerical strength of the interparliamentary delegations
Decision of the European Parliament of 14 March 2007 on the number and numerical strength of the interparliamentary delegations

102

P6_TA(2007)0067
European Aviation Safety Agency ***I
European Parliament legislative resolution of 14 March 2007 on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EC) No 1592/2002 of 15 July 2002 on common rules in the field of civil aviation and establishing a European Aviation Safety Agency (COM(2005)0579 — C6-0403/2006 — 2005/0228(COD))

103

P6_TC1-COD(2005)0228
Position of the European Parliament adopted at first reading on 14 March 2007 with a view to the adoption of Regulation (EC) No ... /2007 of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EC) No 1592/2002 on common rules in the field of civil aviation and establishing a European Aviation Safety Agency

104

ANNEX

121

P6_TA(2007)0068
Marketing of the meat of bovine animals aged 12 months or less *
European Parliament legislative resolution of 14 March 2007 on the proposal for a Council regulation on the marketing of the meat of bovine animals aged twelve months or less (COM(2006)0487 — C6-0330/2006 — 2006/0162(CNS))

133

P6_TA(2007)0069
Ratification of the ILO's Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 *
European Parliament legislative resolution of 14 March 2007 on the proposal for a Council decision on authorising Member States to ratify, in the interests of the European Community, the 2006 Consolidated Maritime Labour Convention of the International Labour Organization (COM(2006)0288 — C6-0241/2006 — 2006/0103(CNS))

139

P6_TA(2007)0070
Social services of general interest
European Parliament resolution of 14 March 2007 on social services of general interest in the European Union (2006/2134(INI))

140

P6_TA(2007)0071
EC-US Air Transport Agreement
European Parliament resolution of 14 March 2007 on the conclusion of the Air Transport Agreement between the European Community and its Member States, on the one hand, and the United States of America, on the other hand

143

P6_TA(2007)0072
Non-proliferation and nuclear disarmament
European Parliament resolution of 14 March 2007 on non-proliferation and nuclear disarmament

146

 

Thursday 15 March 2007

2007/C 301E/04

MINUTES

149

PROCEEDINGS OF THE SITTING

Opening of sitting

Documents received

Regional policy (islands and natural and economic constraints) (debate)

Local authorities and development cooperation (debate)

Voting time

Appointments to interparliamentary delegations (vote)

Community action on the provision of cross-border health care (vote)

Illegal bird hunting in Malta (vote)

Euro-Mediterranean relations (vote)

Euro-Mediterranean Free Trade Area (vote)

Bosnia-Herzegovina (vote)

Compliance with the Charter of Fundamental Rights (vote)

Negotiation of an EU-Central America Association Agreement (vote)

Negotiation of an EU-Andean Community Association Agreement (vote)

Missing persons in Cyprus (vote)

Regional policy (islands and natural and economic constraints) (vote)

Local authorities and development cooperation (vote)

Explanations of vote

Corrections to votes and voting intentions

Approval of Minutes of previous sitting

Banning seal products in the EU (debate)

The attack on Galina Kozlova, member of the board of the Mari national organisation Mari Ušem and editor of the literary magazine Ontšõko (debate)

Debate on cases of breaches of human rights, democracy and the rule of law (debate)

Guatemala

Cambodia

Nigeria

Voting time

Guatemala (vote)

Cambodia (vote)

Nigeria (vote)

The attack on Galina Kozlova, member of the board of the Mari national organisation Mari Ušem and editor of the literary magazine Ontšõko (vote)

Explanations of vote

Decisions concerning certain documents

Membership of committees and delegations

Communication of Council common positions

Written declarations entered in the register (Rule 116)

Forwarding of texts adopted during the sitting

Dates for next sittings

Adjournment of session

ATTENDANCE REGISTER

166

ANNEX I

168

ANNEX II

183

ANNEX III
INTERPARLIAMENTARY DELEGATIONS

200

TEXTS ADOPTED

202

P6_TA(2007)0073
Cross-border healthcare
European Parliament resolution of 15 March 2007 on Community action on the provision of crossborder healthcare

202

P6_TA(2007)0074
Illegal bird hunting in Malta
European Parliament resolution of 15 March 2007 on the hunting and trapping of migratory birds in spring in Malta

204

P6_TA(2007)0075
Euro-Mediterranean relations
European Parliament resolution of 15 March 2007 on Euro-Mediterranean relations

206

P6_TA(2007)0076
Euro-Med Free Trade Area
European Parliament resolution of 15 March 2007 on the construction of the Euro-Mediterranean free-trade zone (2006/2173(INI))

210

P6_TA(2007)0077
Bosnia-Herzegovina
European Parliament recommendation to the Council of 15 March 2007 on Bosnia-Herzegovina (2006/2290(INI))

224

P6_TA(2007)0078
Compliance with the Charter of Fundamental Rights
European Parliament resolution of 15 March 2007 on compliance with the Charter of Fundamental Rights in the Commission's legislative proposals: methodology for systematic and rigorous monitoring (2005/2169(INI))

229

P6_TA(2007)0079
Negotiation of an EU-Central America Association Agreement
European Parliament recommendation of 15 March 2007 to the Council on the negotiating mandate for an association agreement between the European Union and its Member States, of the one part, and the countries of Central America, of the other part (2006/2222(INI))

233

P6_TA(2007)0080
Negotiation of an EU-Andean Community Association Agreement
European Parliament recommendation of 15 March 2007 to the Council on the negotiating mandate for an association agreement between the European Union and its Member States, of the one part, and the Andean Community and its member countries, of the other part (2006/2221(INI))

238

P6_TA(2007)0081
Missing persons in Cyprus
European Parliament resolution of 15 March 2007 on missing persons in Cyprus

243

P6_TA(2007)0082
Regional policy (islands and natural and economic constraints)
European Parliament resolution of 15 March 2007 on the islands and natural and economic constraints in the context of the regional policy (2006/2106(INI))

244

P6_TA(2007)0083
Local authorities and development cooperation
European Parliament resolution of 15 March 2007 on local authorities and development cooperation (2006/2235(INI))

249

P6_TA(2007)0084
Guatemala
European Parliament resolution of 15 March 2007 on Guatemala

257

P6_TA(2007)0085
Cambodia
European Parliament resolution of 15 March 2007 on Cambodia

258

P6_TA(2007)0086
Nigeria
European Parliament resolution of 15 March 2007 on Nigeria

260

P6_TA(2007)0087
Attack on Galina Kozlova
European Parliament resolution of 15 March 2007 on Galina Kozlova

262


Key to symbols used

*

Consultation procedure

**I

Cooperation procedure: first reading

**II

Cooperation procedure: second reading

***

Assent procedure

***I

Codecision procedure: first reading

***II

Codecision procedure: second reading

***III

Codecision procedure: third reading

(The type of procedure is determined by the legal basis proposed by the Commission)

Information relating to voting time

Unless stated otherwise, the rapporteurs informed the Chair in writing, before the vote, of their position on the amendments.

Abbreviations used for Parliamentary Committees

AFET

Committee on Foreign Affairs

DEVE

Committee on Development

INTA

Committee on International Trade

BUDG

Committee on Budgets

CONT

Committee on Budgetary Control

ECON

Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs

EMPL

Committee on Employment and Social Affairs

ENVI

Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety

ITRE

Committee on Industry, Research and Energy

IMCO

Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection

TRAN

Committee on Transport and Tourism

REGI

Committee on Regional Development

AGRI

Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development

PECH

Committee on Fisheries

CULT

Committee on Culture and Education

JURI

Committee on Legal Affairs

LIBE

Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs

AFCO

Committee on Constitutional Affairs

FEMM

Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality

PETI

Committee on Petitions

Abbreviations used for Political Groups

PPE-DE

Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats

PSE

Socialist Group in the European Parliament

ALDE

Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe

UEN

Union for Europe of the Nations Group

Verts/ALE

Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance

GUE/NGL

Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left

IND/DEM

Independence and Democracy Group

ITS

Identity, Tradition and Sovereignty Group

NI

Non-attached Members

EN