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Procedure : 2015/0218(COD)
Document stages in plenary
Document selected : A8-0013/2016

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PV 24/02/2016 - 16
CRE 24/02/2016 - 16

Votes :

PV 25/02/2016 - 7.5
CRE 25/02/2016 - 7.5
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PV 10/03/2016 - 7.4
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Wednesday, 24 February 2016 - BrusselsFinal edition

16. Introduction of emergency autonomous trade measures for Tunisia ***I - Opening of negotiations for an EU-Tunisia Free Trade Agreement (debate)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the introduction of emergency autonomous trade measures for the Republic of Tunisia [COM(2015)0460 - C8-0273/2015 - 2015/0218(COD)] - Committee on International Trade. Rapporteur: Marielle de Sarnez (A8-0013/2016)

Council and Commission statements: Opening of negotiations for an EU-Tunisia Free Trade Agreement (2015/2791(RSP))

Marielle de Sarnez introduced the report.

Cecilia Malmström (Member of the Commission) made the statement.

The following spoke: Clara Eugenia Aguilera García (rapporteur for the opinion of the AGRI Committee), Santiago Fisas Ayxelà, on behalf of the PPE Group, Emmanuel Maurel, on behalf of the S&D Group, Notis Marias, on behalf of the ECR Group, Marietje Schaake, on behalf of the ALDE Group, Patrick Le Hyaric, on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group, Jordi Sebastià, on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, Rosa D'Amato, on behalf of the EFDD Group, who also replied to a blue-card question by Daniel Caspary, Philippe Loiseau, on behalf of the ENF Group, Salvatore Cicu, Victor Boştinaru, Jasenko Selimovic, Eleonora Forenza, Daniel Caspary, Maria Arena and Salvatore Domenico Pogliese.


The following spoke: Pier Antonio Panzeri, Fernando Ruas, Gilles Pargneaux, Giovanni La Via, Paolo De Castro, Marijana Petir and Pedro Silva Pereira.

The following spoke under the catch-the-eye procedure: Ricardo Serrão Santos, Michela Giuffrida, Ivan Jakovčić and Nicola Caputo.

The following spoke: Cecilia Malmström and Marielle de Sarnez.

Motion for a resolution to wind up the debate tabled under Rule 123(2):

—   Bernd Lange and Marielle de Sarnez, on behalf of the INTA Committee, on the opening of negotiations for an EU-Tunisia Free Trade Agreement (2015/2791(RSP)) (B8-0255/2016).

The debate closed.

Vote: minutes of 25.2.2016, item 7.5 and minutes of 25.2.2016, item 7.10.

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