New report on relations between EP and national Parliaments published

22.06.2016 - The European Parliament's Directorate for Relations with National Parliaments published its report on relations between the European Parliament and the national Parliaments 2014-2015. The report identifies a number of key developments and trends in interparliamentary cooperation over the past two years. It includes a preface by the Vice-Presidents responsible for relations with national Parliaments, Ramón Luis Valcárcel Siso and Anneli Jäätteenmäki, as well as detailed statistical information. Translations of the report into all official EU languages will be available on this website in the coming weeks.

Vice-Presidents McGuinness and Wieland represent President Schulz at Speakers Conference

20.05.2016 - European Parliament Vice-Presidents Mairead McGuinness and Rainer Wieland will represent President Martin Schulz at the Conference of Speakers of the EU Parliaments that takes place from 22 to 24 May in Luxembourg. On the agenda are discussions about managing migration flows, strengthening the European Union and the role of national Parliaments and interparliamentary cooperation, as well as an audience by HRH the Grand Duke of Luxembourg and a guided tour in Schengen.

National Parliaments and EP to tackle tax avoidance by multinational companies

Alain LAMASSOURE, Chair of the European Parliament's Special Committee on Tax Rulings and Other Measures Similar in Nature or Effect (TAXE 2).

19.04.2016 - On Monday 18 April, MEPs and national Parliamentarians from across the EU discussed ways how to tackle tax avoidance by multinational companies. This exchange of views with the title "The anti-tax avoidance package and other EU and international developments: Scrutiny and democratic control by national Parliaments" was organised by the European Parliament's Special Committee on Tax Rulings and Other Measures Similar in Nature or Effect (TAXE 2) and was chaired by Alain Lamassoure.
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