8.7.2010   

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Official Journal of the European Union

CE 184/215


Wednesday 22 April 2009
Interim Agreement with Turkmenistan *

P6_TA(2009)0253

European Parliament legislative resolution of 22 April 2009 on the proposal for a Council and Commission decision on the conclusion of the Interim Agreement on trade and trade-related matters between the European Community and the European Atomic Energy Community, of the one part, and Turkmenistan, of the other part (5144/1999 – COM(1998)0617 – C5-0338/1999 – 1998/0304(CNS))

2010/C 184 E/58

(Consultation procedure)

The European Parliament,

having regard to the proposal for a Council and Commission decision (COM(1998)0617),

having regard to the Interim Agreement on trade and trade-related matters between the European Community and the European Atomic Energy Community, of the one part, and Turkmenistan, of the other part (5144/1999),

having regard to its resolution of 15 March 2001 on the situation in Turkmenistan (1),

having regard to its resolution of 23 October 2003 on Turkmenistan, including Central Asia (2),

having regard to its resolution of 20 February 2008 on an EU Strategy for Central Asia (3),

having regard to Articles 133 and 300(2), first subparagraph, of the EC Treaty,

having regard to Article 300(3), first subparagraph, of the EC Treaty, pursuant to which the Council consulted Parliament (C5-0338/1999),

having regard to Rules 51 and 83(7) of its Rules of Procedure,

having regard to the report of the Committee on International Trade and the opinion of the Committee on Foreign Affairs (A6-0085/2006),

1.

Approves the conclusion of the agreement;

2.

Instructs its President to forward its position to the Council and the Commission, and the governments and parliaments of the Member States and of Turkmenistan.


(1)  OJ C 343, 5.12.2001, p. 310.

(2)  OJ C 82 E, 1.4.2004, p. 639.

(3)  Texts adopted, P6_TA(2008)0059.