Latest news

European Citizens' Initiative - committee debate

02-07-2015 - 10:34
Hands holding human silhouettes with the earth globe as background

Highlights

Reform of the electoral law of the European Union

02-07-2015 - 11:52
Casting a vote for the European elections

Votes

02-07-2015 - 11:51
How should the EU spend its monies next year? Budget Committee voted on a mandate for Parliament's negotiators on the 2016 EU budget.

Improving the functioning of the European Union

02-07-2015 - 11:50
EU city lights

European Parliament's right of inquiry

02-07-2015 - 11:50
Voting at the REGI meeting

The role of the EU within the UN

02-07-2015 - 11:47
Flag of the United Nations

Useful documents

Today's broadcasts

No broadcast today

Multimedia Library

17-06-2015 - 15:03
AFCO Meeting
17-06-2015 - 09:12
AFCO Meeting

Welcome words

Ms Danuta Hübner

Welcome to the website of the Committee on Constitutional Affairs.

The 2014-2019 legislature will focus on the institutional aspects determining the future of the EU. We will continue to evaluate the implementation of the Lisbon Treaty’s innovations and use this assessment as a basis for new developments. The evaluation of measures taken after the 2008 crisis will also lead us to consider whether a new reform of the Treaty is necessary. The aim of such a reform would be twofold: to integrate the provisions of the intergovernmental Treaty on Stability, Coordination and Governance in the Economic and Monetary Union into the EU legal framework, which may require treaty amendments, and to lend democratic legitimacy to the economic governance of the euro area. One challenge will be to ensure that stronger euro area integration does not undermine the integrity of the EU.

More details

Powers and responsibilities



Contacts

Links