• Francis   ZAMMIT DIMECH  

Francis ZAMMIT DIMECH : Rakstiski balsojumu skaidrojumi - 8. sasaukums 

Deputāti var iesniegt rakstisku skaidrojumu par savu balsojumu plenārsēdē. 194. pants

To trešo valstu saraksta izveide, kuru pilsoņiem, šķērsojot dalībvalstu ārējās robežas, ir jābūt vīzām, kā arī to trešo valstu saraksta izveide, uz kuru pilsoņiem šī prasība neattiecas (Kosova) (A8-0261/2016 - Tanja Fajon) EN  
 

. – I voted in favour of the report because it is important to support Kosovo and its European perspective in particular when it comes to assisting the authorities of the country to fulfil the required benchmarks so that citizens of Kosovo are able to move for short stays of 90 days within any 180-day period and benefit from the visa—free regime.

Dzeramā ūdens kvalitāte (A8-0288/2018 - Michel Dantin) EN  
 

. – I voted in favour of the report because it is very important that the quality of water intended for human consumption is at its highest standards, in order to guarantee that human health is protected from any adverse effects of any contamination of water, which should be the same standards within the whole European Union.

Pārstrukturēšanas, maksātnespējas un saistību dzēšanas procedūru efektivitātes palielināšana (A8-0269/2018 - Angelika Niebler) EN  
 

. – I voted in favour of the report because the new rules for insolvency will encourage Member States to implement early restructuring procedures and allow entrepreneurs to rescue their companies at the EU level.

Noteiktām tiešsaistes pārraidēm un televīzijas un radio programmu retranslācijām piemērojamu autortiesību un blakustiesību īstenošana (A8-0378/2017 - Pavel Svoboda) EN  
 

. – I voted in favour of the report because this new legislation that regulates copyright and related rights applicable to certain online transmissions and retransmissions of television and radio programmes will benefit consumers, linguistic minorities in Member States, it will protect the legitimate interest in promoting foreign languages, and will simplify pan-European access to programmes from other Member States.

Programmas “Radošā Eiropa” (2021–2027) izveide (A8-0156/2019 - Silvia Costa) EN  
 

. – I voted in favour of the report because the establishment of the Creative Europe programme will boost cultural, creative and audiovisual sectors, as well as it will promote the exchange of best practices and dialogues with artists and cultural institutions professionals of the Member States.

Savienības programma izglītības, apmācības, jaunatnes un sporta jomā "Erasmus" (A8-0111/2019 - Milan Zver) EN  
 

. – I voted in favour of the report because it is important to attribute additional financial resources to the new Erasmus programme, in addition to establishing a new programme that is more inclusive and has a new simplified set of rules that makes it easier for everyone to participate in it.

Regulējuma izveide ilgtspējīgu ieguldījumu veicināšanai (A8-0175/2019 - Bas Eickhout, Sirpa Pietikäinen) EN  
 

. – I voted in favour of the report because the establishment of a new framework for sustainable investment will help to achieve sustainable and inclusive growth and it will help to facilitate attracting investment across borders within the Union.

Ārkārtas stāvoklis Venecuēlā (RC-B8-0225/2019, B8-0225/2019, B8-0226/2019, B8-0227/2019, B8-0228/2019, B8-0229/2019) EN  
 

. – I voted in favour of the report because the recent events in the political, economic, social and humanitarian crisis in Venezuela have put the country in a blackout for several days, thus it is important the European Union provides its humanitarian and development assistance to speed up the recovery process.

Stāvoklis tiesiskuma jomā un korupcijas apkarošanā Eiropas Savienībā, jo īpaši Maltā un Slovākijā (B8-0230/2019) EN  
 

. – I voted in favour of the report because several countries should take serious measures to guarantee that rule of law and freedom of expression. In-depth investigations of the murder of journalists Daphne Caruana Galizia (Malta) and Ján Kuciak (Slovakia) should go hand in hand with other measures that will fight corruption and guarantee the rule of law is in place in both countries.

Eiropas Miera nodrošināšanas fonda izveides lēmums (A8-0157/2019 - Hilde Vautmans) EN  
 

. – I voted in favour of the report because the establishment of a European peace facility will provide the EU with an off-budget fund for the duration of the next MFF (multiannual financial framework) in order to prevent conflict, preserve peace and strengthen international security in accordance with the European Union’s objectives dedicated to security and defence.

Resursi īpašajam piešķīrumam Jaunatnes nodarbinātības iniciatīvai (A8-0085/2019 - Iskra Mihaylova) EN  
 

. – I voted in favour of the report because amending funds to the Youth Employment Initiative means more young people who are not in education, employment or training (NEETs), long-term unemployed and those not registered as job-seekers will benefit from apprenticeships, traineeships, job placements and further education courses leading to a qualification.

Akcīzes nodokļa piemērošanas vispārējs režīms (A8-0117/2019 - Miguel Viegas) EN  
 

. – I voted in favour of the report because it places an important emphasise on the general arrangements for goods subject to excise duty, like energy products and electricity, alcohol and alcoholic beverages and manufactured tobacco.

Preces, kurām var piemērot atbrīvojumus no ostu nodokļa vai tā samazinājumus (A8-0112/2019 - Iskra Mihaylova) EN  
 

. – I voted in favour of the report because the reduction to the ‘dock dues’ tax applicable to a number of products produced in the French outermost regions, and the establishment of a new legal framework for dock dues will stimulate economic activity and competitiveness in the outermost regions, while not undermining the coherence of the EU internal market.

Pirmspievienošanās palīdzības instruments (IPA III) (A8-0174/2019 - José Ignacio Salafranca Sánchez-Neyra, Knut Fleckenstein) EN  
 

. – I voted in favour of the report because it is important to update the Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance (IPA III) provisions, which so far has played an important role in supporting reforms in the candidate countries and potential candidate countries in terms of preparing them for the obligations of the EU membership.

Centrālo darījumu partneru atveseļošanas un noregulējuma režīms (A8-0015/2018 - Babette Winter, Kay Swinburne) EN  
 

. – I voted in favour of the report because a recovery and resolution framework for central counterparties (CCPs) will help to prevent reliance on taxpayers’ money in the event of their disorderly failure.

Eiropas kolektīvās finansēšanas pakalpojumu sniedzēji (EKFPS) uzņēmumiem (A8-0364/2018 - Ashley Fox) EN  
 

. – I voted in favour of the report. Since crowdfunding is increasingly becoming a form of alternative finance for start-ups and SMEs, it is therefore necessary to address the existing obstacles to the proper functioning of the internal market in crowdfunding services.

Finanšu instrumentu tirgi (A8-0362/2018 - Caroline Nagtegaal) EN  
 

. – I voted in favour of the report because it is important to regulate virtual currencies and set clear guidelines about which virtual currencies could be classified as financial instruments in a way that innovative entrepreneurship is promoted and the markets union is promoted.

Eiropas Reģionālās attīstības fonds un Kohēzijas fonds (A8-0094/2019 - Andrea Cozzolino) EN  
 

. – I voted in favour of the report because it is important to ensure that Cohesion Policy gets off to a prompt start after 2020, and tackles specific challenges related to territorial cooperation and the promotion of a more social Europe.

Emisiju standarti jauniem vieglajiem pasažieru automobiļiem un jauniem vieglajiem komerciālajiem transportlīdzekļiem (A8-0287/2018 - Miriam Dalli) EN  
 

. – I voted in favour of the report because having the right CO2 targets for vehicles is fundamental for the shift towards a decarbonised economy, in line with the Paris Agreement, the EU’s climate objectives and help support an effective technological transition to a low-carbon economy.

Konkrētu plastmasas izstrādājumu vidiskās ietekmes samazināšana (A8-0317/2018 - Frédérique Ries) EN  
 

. – I voted in favour of the report because it remains essential to clean our oceans and seas from plastic products, which will simultaneously ensure that the environment, human health and marine fauna are protected.