Next committee meeting on 2 February 2015 in Brussels.
The Employment and Social Committee will discuss the possible impact of the recently announced investment plan on the labour market in the EU. The discussion is expected to provide input to the Committee's prospective contribution to Parliament's position on the investment package. The meeting will take place on 29.01.15, with the participation of representatives of the International Labour Organisaion and the European Commission
The Subcommittee on Security and Defence will hold a public hearing on the review of the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT), which is due in 2015. The discussions will focus on the state of play and possible evolution of the NPT, progress and challenges within the global nuclear order, and EU action in nuclear disarmament and non-proliferation. The hearing will take place on 29.01.15 with the participation of representatives from think tanks, NGOs and the European External Action Service.
Heavy goods vehicles transporting goods in Europe must comply with certain rules on weights and dimensions for road safety reasons. The Committee on Transport and Tourism will discuss a second-reading recommendation on the legislative proposal which aims to facilitate the use of more energy-efficient and safer trucks. The meeting will take place on 29.01.15.
An oral question to the Commission on the EU's alcohol strategy, which coordinates action in reducing alcohol related harm, will be voted on by the Committee on Environment, Public Health and Food Safety on 29.01.15. A discussion on a related motion for a resolution will follow. The Committee will also look at its opinion on a non-legislative report being prepared by the Development Committee on the Ebola crisis, focussing on strengthening health systems in developing countries.
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DRAFT OPINION on the European Semester for economic policy coordination: annual growth survey 2015
DRAFT OPINION on discharge in respect of the implementation of the budget of the European Union Agencies for the financial year 2013: performance, financial management and control
DRAFT OPINION on discharge in respect of the implementation of the European Union general budget for the financial year 2013, Section III – Commission
DRAFT OPINION on discharge in respect of the implementation of the budget of Eurojust for the financial year 2013
DRAFT OPINION on discharge in respect of the implementation of the budget of the European Agency for the operational management of large-scale IT systems in the area of freedom, security and justice for the financial year 2013
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.