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Multiannual plan for multispecies: vote. Driftnet fisheries ban: debate

PECH 26-03-2015 - 10:49

Following a Commission proposal for a total ban on driftnet fisheries, the Committee on Fisheries will discuss alternative solutions based on a recent study by the Institute of Marine Sciences in Italy during its meeting of 30.03.15. The Committee will then vote on the legislative report on the multiannual management plan for multispecies of the Baltic Sea on 31.01.15. It sets management targets for cod, sprat and herring in order to achieve a better management of the stocks as they interact.


Presumption of innocence, TTIP negotiations, smart borders package: votes

LIBE 30-03-2015 - 09:06

The legislative report on strengthening aspects of the presumption of innocence and of the right to be present at trial in criminal proceedings will be voted on by the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs on 31.03.15. It will also vote on its opinion regarding the TTIP negotiations, and the questions for oral answer by the Commission and the Council regarding the smart borders legislative package - which aims to improve the management of the EU external borders.

Pilot Projects and Preparatory Actions: 2009-2013

Pilot projects and preparatory actions proposals: committee debate

BUDG 27-03-2015 - 11:35

Pilot Projects (PP) and Preparatory Actions (PA) are tools for formulating political priorities and introducing initiatives that may become standing EU activities and programmes with their own budget lines.  Similar to previous years, the 2016 budgetary procedure contains a mechanism for agreeing on a package of new and on-going PP and PA, and starts with the Budgets Committee's debate of 01.04.15 on the Commission's first interim report on the PP-PAs implementation in the 2015 budget.

Daniele Nouy, ECB supervisory chair

The Single Supervisory Mechanism: public hearing on the ECB's first annual report

ECON 30-03-2015 - 09:57

The Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs will meet the Chair of the European Central Bank's Supervisory Board, Danièle Nouy, for a public hearing in the framework of the Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM). The SSM is one of the constituent elements of a European banking union. The hearing will take place on 31.03.15 during which Ms Nuoy will present the ECB's first annual report on the SSM. On 31.03, Members are also due to vote on the draft report "Indices used as benchmarks in financial instruments and financial contracts" (Rapporteur: C. van Nieuwenhuizen, ALDE).

Texts to be put to the vote at committee meetings

Result(s) : 132

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

18-12-2014 ENVI_PA(2014)544393 PE 544.393v01-00


Deadline for tabling amendments : 05-02-2015

DRAFT RECOMMENDATION FOR SECOND READING on the Council position at first reading with a view to the adoption of a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 94/62/EC on packaging and packaging waste to reduce the consumption of lightweight plastic carrier bags

12-03-2015 ENVI_PR(2015)551928 PE 551.928v01-00

Margrete AUKEN

DRAFT OPINION on the current political situation in Afghanistan

19-02-2015 FEMM_PA(2015)549341 PE 549.341v01-00


Deadline for tabling amendments : 11-03-2015

DRAFT OPINION on investment for jobs and growth: promoting economic, social and territorial cohesion in the Union

17-02-2015 FEMM_PA(2015)549256 PE 549.256v02-00


Deadline for tabling amendments : 05-03-2015

DRAFT RECOMMENDATION on the draft Council decision on the conclusion, on behalf of the European Union and its Member States, of the Protocol to the Partnership and Cooperation Agreement establishing a partnership between the European Communities and their Member States, of the one part, and the Russian Federation, of the other part, to take account of the accession of the Republic of Croatia to the European Union

12-02-2015 AFET_PR(2015)549251 PE 549.251v01-00


Deadline for tabling amendments : 03-03-2015

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