Press Kit for the European Council of 20-21 June 2019 

 
 

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In this press kit you find the seat distribution in the new European Parliament, a statement by EP group leaders reconfirming their resolve for the lead candidate process, a Q&A about the transition from the 8th to the 9th EP as well as Parliament’s strategy for carbon neutrality and its funding priorities for post-2020 budget.

European Parliament President Antonio Tajani will represent the European Parliament at the summit and:

  • address the heads of state or government at 15.00
  • hold a press conference at around 16.00

In this press kit you will find:

  • the seat distribution in the newly elected European Parliament,
  • the statement by EP group leaders (“Conference of Presidents”) following their meeting on 28 May reconfirming their resolve for the lead candidate process,
  • a detailed Q&A, addressing questions regarding Parliament’s constitution on 2 July, the formation of political groups as well as on the election of the new Commission President, the hearings of the Commissioners-designate and the appointment of the college of Commissioners
  • MEPs’ 2050 strategy for carbon neutrality
  • Parliament’s funding priorities for post-2020 budget

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