How many amendments have been tabled in Parliament?
- 47 amendments to the Commission's proposal were tabled in Mr Kirkhope's revised draft report
- amendments 48 to 836 were tabled by MEPs from various political groups
- in its opinion, the Transport Committee tabled 58 amendments
- the Foreign Affairs Committee proposed 90 amendments in its opinion
These amendments touch on a wide range of issues, such as which flights should be included or excluded, the data retention period, several data protection provisions, clearer rules on how data should be processed and by whom, etc. Some amendments would reject the Commission proposal, and others would change it from a directive to a regulation.
The debate on the amendments took place in the Civil Liberties Committee on 4 June 2015.