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Next committee meeting on 2 March 2015 in Brussels.

REGI Members voting during the Committee meeting

European network of employment service: vote. 6th Cohesion Report: debate

REGI 20-02-2015 - 09:40

The Committee on Regional Development will vote on its opinion regarding the proposed legislation aiming to reinforce the European network of employment services in order to enhance workers' access to mobility services and further integrate the EU labour markets. The Committee will also discuss the 6th Cohesion Report on investment for jobs and growth to promote economic, social and territorial cohesion in the EU. The meeting will take place on 26.02.15.

Eurocorps - logo - coat of arms

Eurocorps, CSDP Annual Report, Financing the CSDP: committee debates

SEDE AFET BUDG 13-02-2015 - 12:01

The Subcommittee on Security and Defence hold a debate on the activities and future of Eurocorps during its meeting of 26.02.15. It will also go over the amendments to the draft report on the implementation of the Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP), based on the Council's annual report. The draft report on the financing of the CSDP will be examined during a joint meeting with the Committee on Foreign Affairs and the Committee on Budgets.

MEPs react to the unveiling of the European Commission budget plans for 2015 and give us their view on the prospects for real financial recovery.

Budget 2016, Globalisation Adjustment Fund: committee votes

BUDG 17-02-2015 - 11:21

The Committee on Budgets will vote on six reports regarding the mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund following the application of four companies in Belgium, one in Germany and one in Poland. The Committee will also vote on its guidelines on the 2016 EU budget during the same meeting of 26.02.15. The guidelines are meant to guide the Commission when drawing up the Draft Budget 2016, which is due to be presented in May.

International women's day

Empowering women and girls through education: inter-parliamentary committee meeting

FEMM 12-02-2015 - 14:32

The Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality is organising an inter-parliamentary committee meeting on empowering women and girls through education with the aim of discussing challenges, opportunities, and potential steps ahead at the European level. The debates will focus specifically on issues such as the importance of eliminating gender disparity in education and training, and the challenges for equal access to continuous and quality education.

Tax rulings

Special Committee on Tax Rulings: constitutive meeting

TAXE 25-02-2015 - 09:00

The Special Committee on Tax Rulings and Other Measures Similar in Nature or Effect has elected its chair and vice-chair(s) during its constitutive meeting of 26.02.15. Set-up for an initial period of six months with 45 members, the committee will look into tax ruling practices as far back as 1 January 1991. It will also review the way the European Commission treats state aid in member states and the extent to which they are transparent about their tax rulings.

Texts to be put to the vote at committee meetings

Result(s) : 142

DRAFT OPINION on Recommendations to the European Commission on the negotiations for the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)

06-01-2015 LIBE_PA(2015)546558 PE 546.558v01-00

Jan Philipp ALBRECHT

Deadline for tabling amendments : 29-01-2015

DRAFT OPINION on the proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council providing macro-financial assistance to Ukraine

11-02-2015 AFET_PA(2015)549224 PE 549.224v01-00


Deadline for tabling amendments : 26-02-2015

DRAFT INTERIM REPORT on the proposal for a Council regulation on the establishment of the European Public Prosecutor’s Office

16-01-2015 LIBE_PR(2015)546675 PE 546.675v01-00


Deadline for tabling amendments : 02-02-2015

DRAFT OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council setting up a Union system for supply chain due diligence self-certification of responsible importers of tin, tantalum and tungsten, their ores, and gold originating in conflict-affected and high-risk areas

18-12-2014 AFET_PA(2014)544315 PE 544.315v01-00


Deadline for tabling amendments : 28-01-2015

DRAFT REPORT on the implementation of the Common Security and Defence Policy (based on the Annual Report from the Council to the European Parliament on the Common Foreign and Security Policy)

16-12-2014 AFET_PR(2014)544334 PE 544.334v01-00


Deadline for tabling amendments : 28-01-2015

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AFET Meeting
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SEDE Meeting
26-02-2015 - 09:55
BUDG Meeting

Conciliations and codecision

Conciliation is the third and final phase of the Ordinary Legislative Procedure (OLP) (also known as ‘codecision’).


The Assessment of Scientific and Technological Policy Options for the European Parliament.