Een commissie kan een hoorzitting met deskundigen beleggen wanneer zij deze noodzakelijk acht om een bepaalde zaak naar behoren te kunnen afhandelen. Hoorzittingen kunnen ook gezamenlijk door twee of meer commissies worden gehouden. De meeste commissies houden regelmatig hoorzittingen om deskundigen te horen en over kernzaken te kunnen discussiëren. Op deze pagina staat alle beschikbare informatie over de hoorzittingen van de commissies, inclusief programma's en bijdragen van de sprekers.

23-02-2016 - Real driving emissions tests

ENVI 27-01-2016 - 17:29

In September 2015, ENVI adopted its position on the Commission proposal of January 2014 on the reduction of pollutant emissions from road vehicles. A key feature of ENVI's position is that test procedures for certain pollutant emissions should reflect real driving conditions, a timely response given the revelation of Volkswagen's use of defeat devices in laboratory emissions testing. This hearing will host expert speakers, aiming to inform ENVI on the development of real driving emissions tests. (Lees meer)

23-02-2016 - 23-02-2016 - Public Hearing on "Energy Costs and EU Industry Competitiveness"

ITRE 28-01-2016 - 11:49

ITRE is organising a Public Hearing on energy costs and EU industry competitiveness. The hearing will look at all major components of energy costs and in particular from the side of providers and users. Their impact on the competitiveness of European industry will be discussed in an international context. (Lees meer)

22-02-2016 - Respect for Democracy, Fundamental rights and the Rule of law: the role of judiciary

LIBE AFCO 04-02-2016 - 15:21

The European Parliament, in its resolution of 10 June 2015 (P8_TA(2015)0227)) mandated the LIBE Committee to "contribute to the development and elaboration of this proposal (cc. the establishment of an EU mechanism on democracy, the rule of law and fundamental rights) in the form of a legislative own-initiative report ". (Lees meer)


ENVI 26-01-2016 - 14:40

The European Commission presented in July 2015 a legislative proposal to revise the EU emissions trading system for the period after 2020. The reform is the first step in delivering on the EU's target to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by at least 40% domestically by 2030 in line with the 2030 climate and energy policy framework and as part of its contribution to the new global climate deal. The proposal will be analysed by several experts and discussed with the Members of the ENVI Committee. (Lees meer)

15-02-2016 - Retail Market Roundtable

IMCO 04-02-2016 - 15:10

How can the Digital Single Market reduce legal and practical barriers in retail and how to best deal with current trade laws hindering the ability of retailers to operate in certain member states are among the topics to be discussed in the second Retail Market Roundtable, on 15 February 2016. (Lees meer)

28-01-2016 - Hearing on Administrative Procedure for the EU

JURI 26-01-2016 - 15:24

On 28 January, the JURI Committee is organising a hearing on a Law of Administrative Procedure for the EU, from 9.30 to 12.15. The purpose of the hearing is to present a draft Regulation on the Administrative Procedure of the EU institutions, bodies, offices and agencies, drawn up by the Working Group on Administrative Law (chaired by MEP Heidi Hautala). Experts, stakeholders and high-ranking officials from the institutions will participate. (Lees meer)

25-01-2016 - ECON Hearing on Virtual currencies

ECON 29-01-2016 - 17:44

The ECON Committee will hold a public hearing on Virtual currencies on Monday 25 January from 15.00-16.30. (Lees meer)

14-01-2016 - Non-tariff barriers to Trade in the Internal Market

IMCO 19-01-2016 - 09:06

On 14 January, IMCO organised a public hearing in order to discuss with experts non-tariff barriers (NTBs) to trade in the internal market. With the participation of eight experts and of representatives of the Dutch Council Presidency and the Commission, the hearing focused on what are the remaining NTBs - both high-level and sector-specific - and how to address them. This hearing will provide an input to the own-initiative report on non-tariff barriers in the single market (D. Dalton / ECR). (Lees meer)