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on the amended proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on additional customs duties on imports of certain products originating in the United States of America (codified text)

(COM(2015)0350 – C8‑0194/2015 – 2014/0175(COD))

Committee on Legal Affairs

Rapporteur: Laura Ferrara

(Codification – Rule 103 of the Rules of Procedure)

DRAFT EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION
 ANNEX: OPINION OF THE CONSULTATIVE WORKING PARTY OF THE LEGAL SERVICES OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, THE COUNCIL AND THE COMMISSION
 PROCEDURE – COMMITTEE RESPONSIBLE

DRAFT EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

on the amended proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on additional customs duties on imports of certain products originating in the United States of America (codified text)

(COM(2015)0350 – C8‑0194/2015 – 2014/0175(COD))

(Ordinary legislative procedure – codification)

The European Parliament,

–  having regard to the Commission proposal to the European Parliament and the Council (COM(2015)0350),

–  having regard to Article 294(2) and Article 207(2) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union, pursuant to which the Commission submitted the proposal to Parliament (C8‑0194/2015),

–  having regard to Article 294(3) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union,

–  having regard to the Interinstitutional Agreement of 20 December 1994 - Accelerated working method for official codification of legislative texts(1),

–  having regard to Rules 103 and 59 of its Rules of Procedure,

–  having regard to the report of the Committee on Legal Affairs (A8-0022/2016),

A.  whereas, according to the Consultative Working Party of the legal services of the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission, the proposal in question contains a straightforward codification of the existing texts without any change in their substance;

1.  Adopts its position at first reading, taking over the Commission proposal as adapted to the recommendations of the Consultative Working Party of the legal services of the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission;

2.  Instructs its President to forward its position to the Council, the Commission and the national parliaments.

(1)

OJ C 102, 4.4.1996, p. 2.


ANNEX: OPINION OF THE CONSULTATIVE WORKING PARTY OF THE LEGAL SERVICES OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, THE COUNCIL AND THE COMMISSION

 

 

 

 

CONSULTATIVE WORKING PARTY

OF THE LEGAL SERVICES

Brussels, 17 December 2015

OPINION

  FOR THE ATTENTION OF  THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

    THE COUNCIL

    THE COMMISSION

Amended proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on additional customs duties on imports of certain products originating in the United States of America (codification)

COM(2015) 350 final of 17.7.2015 - 2014/0175 (COD)

Having regard to the Inter-institutional Agreement of 20 December 1994 on an accelerated working method for official codification of legislative texts, and in particular to point 4 thereof, the Consultative Working Party consisting of the respective legal services of the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission met on 21 October 2015 for the purpose of examining, among others, the aforementioned proposal submitted by the Commission.

At that meeting, an examination of the amended proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council codifying Council Regulation (EC) No 673/2005 of 25 April 2005 establishing additional customs duties on imports of certain products originating in the United States of America resulted in the Consultative Working Party’s concluding, without dissent, that the proposal is a straightforward codification of existing texts, without any change in their substance.

F. DREXLER      H. LEGAL      L. ROMERO REQUENA

Jurisconsult      Jurisconsult      Director General


PROCEDURE – COMMITTEE RESPONSIBLE

Title

Customs duties on imports of certain products originating in the United States of America (codification)

References

COM(2015)0350 – C8-0194/2015 – COM(2014)0343 – C8-0024/2014 – 2014/0175(COD)

Date submitted to Parliament

17.7.2015

 

 

 

Committee responsible

       Date announced in plenary

JURI

28.1.2015

 

 

 

Rapporteurs

       Date appointed

Laura Ferrara

9.10.2014

 

 

 

Previous rapporteurs

Andrzej Duda

 

 

 

Date adopted

28.1.2016

 

 

 

Date tabled

3.2.2016

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