Index 
Minutes
Monday, 24 November 2014 - StrasbourgFinal edition
1. Resumption of the session
 2. Statement by the President
 3. Approval of the minutes of the previous sittings
 4. Request for urgent procedure (Rule 154)
 5. Delegated acts (Rule 105(6))
 6. Request for the waiver of parliamentary immunity
 7. Composition of committees
 8. Composition of political groups
 9. Signature of acts adopted under the ordinary legislative procedure (Rule 78)
 10. Questions for oral answer (submission)
 11. Petitions
 12. Documents received
 13. Decisions concerning certain documents
 14. Order of business
 15. Motion of censure on the Commission (debate)
 16. The EU and the global development framework after 2015 (debate)
 17. Delays in the start-up of cohesion policy for 2014-2020 (debate)
 18. Export controls of dual-use items (debate)
 19. Commission’s impact assessment guidelines (debate)
 20. One-minute speeches on matters of political importance
 21. Agenda of the next sitting
 22. Closure of the sitting


IN THE CHAIR: Martin SCHULZ
President

1.  Resumption of the session

The sitting opened at 17.10.


2.  Statement by the President

The President made a statement about the attack that had taken place the previous week in a synagogue in Jerusalem. The President condemned it as an attack on peace and he expressed Parliament’s solidarity with the families of the victims.


3.  Approval of the minutes of the previous sittings

Ernest Urtasun had been present at the sittings of 12 and 13 November 2014, but his name was not on the attendance register.

Jakob von Weizsäcker and Jérôme Lavrilleux had been present at the sitting of 13 November 2014 but their names were not on the attendance register.

The minutes of the sittings of 12 and 13 November 2014 were approved.


4.  Request for urgent procedure (Rule 154)

Council request for the application of urgent procedure for:

- Proposal for a Council Regulation amending Regulation (EC, Euratom) No 1150/2000 implementing Decision 2007/436/EC, Euratom on the system of the European Communities' own resources

Parliament would take a decision on the request for urgent procedure at the beginning of the following day's sitting (see minutes of 25.11.2014, item 2 ) .


5.  Delegated acts (Rule 105(6))

In accordance with Rule 105(6), the Chair of the Conference of Committee Chairs had informed the President of Parliament that no objections had been raised with regard to:

- a recommendation by the ECON Committee to raise no objections to the Commission delegated regulation of 8 October 2014 on the provisional system of instalments on contributions to cover the administrative expenditures of the Single Resolution Board during the provisional period (2014/2882(DEA)) (B8-0246/2014 )

If no objections to this recommendation were raised by a political group or at least 40 Members within 24 hours, it would be deemed to have been approved. If a political group or at least 40 Members raised objections, it would be put to the vote.

The recommendation is available on Europarl .


6.  Request for the waiver of parliamentary immunity

The Romanian authorities had addressed a request to the President for waiver of the parliamentary immunity of Dan Nica in connection with a criminal investigation by the National Anti-Corruption Directorate in Romania.

Pursuant to Rule 9(1), the request had been referred to the committee responsible, the JURI Committee.


7.  Composition of committees

The President had received the following request for an appointment from the non-attached Members' secretariat:

PECH Committee: Diane Dodds

The appointment would be deemed ratified if no objections were raised before the approval of these Minutes.


8.  Composition of political groups

Renate Weber was no longer a member of the PPE Group and had joined the ALDE Group as of 17 November 2014.


9.  Signature of acts adopted under the ordinary legislative procedure (Rule 78)

The President announced that on Wednesday 26 November 2014, together with the President of the Council, he would sign the following acts adopted under the ordinary legislative procedure:

- Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on certain rules governing actions for damages under national law for infringements of the competition law provisions of the Member States and of the European Union (00080/2014/LEX - C8-0261/2014 - 2013/0185(COD) )

- Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on key information documents for packaged retail and insurance-based investment products (00091/2014/LEX - C8-0260/2014 - 2012/0169(COD) ) .


10.  Questions for oral answer (submission)

The following questions for oral answer had been submitted by Members (Rule 128):

- (O-000074/2014 ) by Marita Ulvskog , on behalf of the Committee on Employment and Social Affairs, to the Commission: Implementation of the Employment Equality Directive (2014/2862(RSP) ) (B8-0033/2014 );

- (O-000075/2014 ) by Marita Ulvskog , on behalf of the Committee on Employment and Social Affairs, to the Commission: The EU Strategic Framework on Health and Safety at Work 2014-2020 (2014/2861(RSP) ) (B8-0034/2014 );

- (O-000076/2014 ) by Marita Ulvskog , on behalf of the Committee on Employment and Social Affairs, to the Council: Employment and social aspects of the Europe 2020 strategy (2014/2779(RSP) ) (B8-0035/2014 );

- (O-000077/2014 ) by Marita Ulvskog , on behalf of the Committee on Employment and Social Affairs, to the Commission: Employment and social aspects of the Europe 2020 strategy (2014/2779(RSP) ) (B8-0036/2014 );

- (O-000078/2014 ) by Claude Moraes , on behalf of the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs, to the Council: Situation in the Mediterranean and the need for a holistic EU approach to migration (2014/2907(RSP) ) (B8-0037/2014 );

- (O-000079/2014 ) by Claude Moraes , on behalf of the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs, to the Commission: Situation in the Mediterranean and the need for a holistic EU approach to migration (2014/2907(RSP) ) (B8-0038/2014 );

- (O-000080/2014 ) by Iratxe García Pérez , on behalf of the Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality, to the Commission: Follow-up to the European Parliament legislative own-initiative report on combating violence against women (2014/2916(RSP) ) (B8-0039/2014 );

- (O-000081/2014 ) by Bernd Lange , on behalf of the Committee on International Trade, to the Commission: Export controls in respect of dual-use items (2014/2869(RSP) ) (B8-0040/2014 );

- (O-000083/2014 ) by Linda McAvan , on behalf of the Committee on Development, to the Commission: Child malnutrition in developing countries (2014/2853(RSP) ) (B8-0041/2014 );

- (O-000082/2014 ) by Iskra Mihaylova , on behalf of the Committee on Regional Development, to the Commission: Delays in the start-up of cohesion policy for 2014-2020 (2014/2946(RSP) ) (B8-0042/2014 );

- (O-000085/2014 ) by Birgit Sippel and Juan Fernando López Aguilar , on behalf of the S&D Group , Cecilia Wikström and Maite Pagazaurtundúa Ruiz , on behalf of the ALDE Group , Judith Sargentini and Josep-Maria Terricabras , on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group , Cornelia Ernst and Marina Albiol Guzmán , on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group , and Laura Ferrara and Ignazio Corrao , on behalf of the EFDD Group , to the Commission: Summary expulsions and the proposed legalisation of 'hot returns' in Spain (2014/2959(RSP) ) (B8-0043/2014 ).


11.  Petitions

The following petitions, which, in accordance with Rule 215(6), had been entered in the register on the dates shown below, had been forwarded to the committee responsible:

24 November 2014

Henk Russ (No 2083/2014); Dörte Wehrmann-Westphal (No 2084/2014); (name withheld) (No 2085/2014); Ioan Scotnițchi (No 2086/2014); Predrag Trutin (No 2087/2014); Alberto De la Peña Guillén (No 2088/2014); Luigi Di Stefano (No 2089/2014); (name withheld) (No 2090/2014); (name withheld) (No 2091/2014); (name withheld) (No 2092/2014); (name withheld) (No 2093/2014); (name withheld) (No 2094/2014); (name withheld) (No 2095/2014); (name withheld) (No 2096/2014); (name withheld) (No 2097/2014); (name withheld) (No 2098/2014); (name withheld) (No 2099/2014); (name withheld) (No 2100/2014); (name withheld) (No 2101/2014); Stephen Congrave (No 2102/2014); (name withheld) (No 2103/2014); (name withheld) (No 2104/2014); (name withheld) (No 2105/2014); (name withheld) (No 2106/2014); (name withheld) (No 2107/2014); Chris Costa (No 2108/2014); (name withheld) (No 2109/2014); Norbert Glaser (No 2110/2014); (name withheld) (No 2111/2014); Maria Matusiewicz (No 2112/2014); Athanasia Papadopoulou (No 2113/2014); Katarzyna Pietrzycka (No 2114/2014); (name withheld) (No 2115/2014); (name withheld) (No 2116/2014); (name withheld) (No 2117/2014); (name withheld) (No 2118/2014); Michael Schwarz (No 2119/2014); Evelyn Döntgen (No 2120/2014); (name withheld) (No 2121/2014); (name withheld) (No 2122/2014); Dezi Epaminondou (No 2123/2014); Mihail Gotz (No 2124/2014); Domingo Ripoll Navarro (No 2125/2014); (name withheld) (No 2126/2014); (name withheld) (No 2127/2014); Juan-Luis De Javier i Marí (Arca Ibérica) (No 2128/2014); Jan Girke (No 2129/2014); Andreas Kerstan (No 2130/2014); (name withheld) (No 2131/2014); (name withheld) (No 2132/2014); (name withheld) (No 2133/2014); Raquel Morales Gutiérrez (No 2134/2014); Mark A. Sammut (No 2135/2014); (name withheld) (No 2136/2014); (name withheld) (No 2137/2014); Jussi Välimäki (No 2138/2014); Giuseppe Annunziata (No 2139/2014); (name withheld) (No 2140/2014); Guillem Martínez Aparicio (No 2141/2014); (name withheld) (No 2142/2014); William Sanders (No 2143/2014); Christl Holzschuher (No 2144/2014); Chantal Quoirin (No 2145/2014); (name withheld) (No 2146/2014); Jos Aalders (No 2147/2014); Torsten Brüsch (No 2148/2014); Jan Girke (No 2149/2014); Jan Girke (No 2150/2014); Jan Girke (No 2151/2014); (name withheld) (No 2152/2014); (name withheld) (No 2153/2014); Alexandru Firicel (No 2154/2014); (name withheld) (No 2155/2014); David Reiling (No 2156/2014); David Reiling (No 2157/2014); (name withheld) (No 2158/2014); (name withheld) (No 2159/2014); (name withheld) (No 2160/2014); Claudine Bos (No 2161/2014); (name withheld) (No 2162/2014); Francisco Espín Molina (No 2163/2014); Laura Folch (61 signatures) (No 2164/2014); Dimitrios Prountzos (No 2165/2014); (name withheld) (No 2166/2014); Ioannis Niaros (No 2167/2014); Saturnino Barbé (No 2168/2014); José De la Rubia (No 2169/2014); (name withheld) (No 2170/2014); Mícheál Ó Domhnaill (No 2172/2014); Pedro Barrionuevo Valero (No 2173/2014); Nicos Hadjiyiannis (No 2174/2014); (name withheld) (No 2175/2014); (name withheld) (No 2176/2014); (name withheld) (No 2177/2014); Michael Nölle (No 2178/2014); (name withheld) (No 2179/2014); István Kardelás (No 2180/2014); László Paed Szilas (No 2181/2014); (name withheld) (No 2182/2014); (name withheld) (No 2183/2014); Adolfo Barrena Salces (No 2184/2014); Carlos Sousa Coutinho Rebelo de Andrade (No 2185/2014); Мario Georgiev (No 2186/2014); (name withheld) (No 2187/2014); Nunziato Santamaria (No 2188/2014); (name withheld) (No 2189/2014); (name withheld) (No 2190/2014); (name withheld) (No 2191/2014); (name withheld) (No 2192/2014); (name withheld) (No 2193/2014); Fabrizio Fava (No 2194/2014); Luigi Criscuolo (No 2195/2014); (name withheld) (No 2196/2014); (name withheld) (No 2197/2014); (name withheld) (No 2198/2014); Sandu Panuș (No 2199/2014); Christian Frener (No 2200/2014); Eduardo Gutiérrez (Centro de Ecología Social “Germinal”) (No 2201/2014); (name withheld) (No 2202/2014); (name withheld) (No 2203/2014); Simon Genevieve (No 2204/2014); Bartolomeo Renzo Querciagrossa (No 2205/2014); Detlef Lose (No 2206/2014); Heiko Röder (No 2207/2014); Jan-Erik Hansen (No 2208/2014); Gerd Honsik (No 2209/2014); (name withheld) (No 2210/2014); (name withheld) (No 2211/2014); (name withheld) (No 2212/2014); Ioannis Marios Sarikas (No 2213/2014); Christos Tsintzilonis (No 2214/2014); (name withheld) (No 2215/2014); (name withheld) (No 2216/2014); (name withheld) (No 2217/2014); (name withheld) (No 2218/2014); (name withheld) (No 2219/2014); Patrícia Simões (No 2220/2014); Ignacio Alonso Merino (No 2221/2014); Alexander Zopf (No 2222/2014); (name withheld) (No 2223/2014); (name withheld) (No 2224/2014); (name withheld) (No 2225/2014); (name withheld) (No 2226/2014); (name withheld) (No 2227/2014); (name withheld) (No 2228/2014); (name withheld) (No 2229/2014); (name withheld) (No 2230/2014); José Marcos Villaseñor Reino (No 2231/2014); José Marcos Villaseñor Reino (No 2232/2014); Luisa De Paula (No 2233/2014); Antonia Ávalos (Mujeres Supervivientes de Sevilla) (No 2234/2014); (name withheld) (No 2235/2014); Christopher Borgmann (No 2236/2014); Oliver Ohlendorf (No 2237/2014); Sascha Simon (No 2238/2014).

The President announced that in accordance with Rule 215(13) on 24 November 2014 he had forwarded to the committee responsible petitions addressed to Parliament by natural or legal persons who were not citizens of the European Union and who did not reside in a Member State or have their registered office in a Member State.


12.  Documents received

The following documents had been received:

1) from the Council and Commission

- Proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council on the mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund in accordance with point 13 of the Interinstitutional Agreement of 2 December 2013 between the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission on budgetary discipline and sound financial management (application EGF/2013/006 PL/Fiat Auto Poland S.A. from Poland) (COM(2014)0699 - C8-0243/2014 - 2014/2181(BUD) )

referred to

responsible:

BUDG

opinion:

EMPL, REGI

- Proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council on the mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund, in accordance with Point 13 of the Interinstitutional Agreement of 2 December2013 between the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission on budgetary discipline, on cooperation in budgetary matters and on sound financial management (application EGF/2014/013 EL/Odyssefs Fokas) (COM(2014)0702 - C8-0245/2014 - 2014/2183(BUD) )

referred to

responsible:

BUDG

opinion:

EMPL, REGI

- Proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council on the mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund in accordance with point 13 of the Interinstitutional Agreement of 2 December 2013 between the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission on budgetary discipline and sound financial management (application EGF/2013/014 FR/Air France from France) (COM(2014)0701 - C8-0247/2014 - 2014/2185(BUD) )

referred to

responsible:

BUDG

opinion:

EMPL, REGI

- Proposal for a Council regulation amending Regulation (EC, Euratom) No 1150/2000 implementing Decision 2007/436/EC, Euratom on the system of the European Communities' own resources (COM(2014)0704 - C8-0250/2014 - 2014/0332(NLE) )

referred to

responsible:

BUDG

opinion:

CONT

- Proposal for a Council Decision on the declaration of acceptance by the Member States, in the interest of the European Union, of the accession of Albania to the 1980 Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction (COM(2011)0912 - C8-0262/2014 - 2011/0448(NLE) )

referred to

responsible:

JURI

- Proposal for a Council Decision on the declaration of acceptance by the Member States, in the interest of the European Union, of the accession of Gabon to the 1980 Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction (COM(2011)0904 - C8-0263/2014 - 2011/0441(NLE) )

referred to

responsible:

JURI

- Proposal for a Council Decision on the declaration of acceptance the Member States, in the interest of the European Union, of the accession of Andorra to the 1980 Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction (COM(2011)0908 - C8-0264/2014 - 2011/0443(NLE) )

referred to

responsible:

JURI

- Proposal for a Council Decision on the declaration of acceptance by the Member States, in the interest of the European Union, of the accession of Seychelles to the 1980 Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction (COM(2011)0909 - C8-0265/2014 - 2011/0444(NLE) )

referred to

responsible:

JURI

- Proposal for a Council Decision on the declaration of acceptance by the Member States, in the interest of the European Union, of the accession of Russian Federation to the 1980 Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction (COM(2011)0911 - C8-0266/2014 - 2011/0447(NLE) )

referred to

responsible:

JURI

- Proposal for a Council Decision on the declaration of acceptance by the Member States, in the interest of the European Union, of the accession of Singapore to the 1980 Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction (COM(2011)0915 - C8-0267/2014 - 2011/0450(NLE) )

referred to

responsible:

JURI

- Proposal for a Council Decision on the declaration of acceptance by the Member States, in the interest of the European Union, of the accession of Morocco to the 1980 Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction (COM(2011)0916 - C8-0268/2014 - 2011/0451(NLE) )

referred to

responsible:

JURI

- Proposal for a Council Decision on the declaration of acceptance by the Member States, in the interest of the European Union, of the accession of Armenia to the 1980 Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction (COM(2011)0917 - C8-0269/2014 - 2011/0452(NLE) )

referred to

responsible:

JURI

2) from committees, the following reports

- * Report on the draft Council regulation amending Regulation (EC) No 2533/98 concerning the collection of statistical information by the European Central Bank (11200/2014 - C8-0109/2014 - 2014/0808(CNS) ) - ECON Committee - Rapporteur: Roberto Gualtieri (A8-0027/2014 )

- * Report on the draft Council regulation amending Regulation (EC) No 2532/98 concerning the powers of the European Central Bank to impose sanctions (10896/2014 - C8-0090/2014 - 2014/0807(CNS) ) - ECON Committee - Rapporteur: Kay Swinburne (A8-0028/2014 )

- *** Recommendation on the draft Council decision on the approval, on behalf of the European Union, of the Protocol to the Convention on International Interests in Mobile Equipment on Matters specific to Railway Rolling Stock, adopted in Luxembourg on 23 February 2007 (15113/2013 - C8-0004/2014 - 2013/0184(NLE) ) - JURI Committee - Rapporteur: Heidi Hautala (A8-0030/2014 )

- *** Recommendation on the draft Council decision on the approval, on behalf of the European Union, of the Hague Convention of 30 June 2005 on Choice of Court Agreements (12052/2014 - C8-0222/2014 - 2014/0021(NLE) ) - JURI Committee - Rapporteur: Pavel Svoboda (A8-0034/2014 )

- Report on the EU and the global development framework after 2015 (2014/2143(INI) ) - DEVE Committee - Rapporteur: Davor Ivo Stier (A8-0037/2014 )


13.  Decisions concerning certain documents

Authorisation to draw up own-initiative reports (Rule 52)

AGRI Committee

- The fruit and vegetables sector since the 2007 reform (2014/2147(INI) )
(opinion: DEVE, BUDG, CONT, REGI)

- Prospects for the EU dairy sector - Review of the implementation of the Dairy package (2014/2146(INI) )
(opinion: DEVE, ENVI, EMPL, BUDG, CONT, REGI)

CONT Committee

- Annual Report 2013 on the Protection of the EU's Financial Interests - Fight against fraud (2014/2155(INI) )
(opinion: PECH, AGRI, LIBE, REGI)

CULT Committee

- Towards an integrated approach to cultural heritage for Europe (2014/2149(INI) )
(opinion: DEVE, AFET, EMPL, ITRE, ECON, IMCO, TRAN, REGI)

- European film in the digital era (2014/2148(INI) )
(opinion: EMPL, ITRE, JURI, IMCO)

DEVE Committee

- The work of the ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly (2014/2154(INI) )

- The EU and the global development framework after 2015 (2014/2143(INI) )
(opinion: FEMM, ENVI)

ECON Committee

- Annual Report on EU Competition Policy (2014/2158(INI) )
(opinion: EMPL, ITRE, JURI, IMCO)

- European Central Bank Annual Report for 2013 (2014/2157(INI) )
(opinion: EMPL)

- European Investment Bank - Annual Report 2013 (2014/2156(INI) )
(opinion: EMPL, CONT)

- The review of the economic governance framework: stocktaking and challenges (2014/2145(INI) )
(opinion: AFCO, EMPL, IMCO)

- Annual Tax Report (2014/2144(INI) )
(opinion: EMPL)

FEMM Committee

- Report on the application of Directive 2006/54/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 5 July 2006 on the implementation of the principle of equal opportunities and equal treatment of men and women in matters of employment and occupation (2014/2160(INI) )
(opinion: EMPL, JURI)

- The EU Strategy for equality between women and men post 2015 (2014/2152(INI) )
(opinion: EMPL)

ITRE Committee

- European Energy Security Strategy (2014/2153(INI) )
(opinion: AFET, ENVI, INTA)

JURI Committee

- Towards a renewed consensus on the enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights: An EU Action Plan (2014/2151(INI) )
(opinion: CULT, ITRE, LIBE, IMCO)

- Regulatory Fitness and Performance Programme (REFIT): State of Play and Outlook (2014/2150(INI) )
(opinion: ENVI, EMPL, ECON, IMCO, TRAN)

PETI Committee

- Report on the annual report on the activities of the European Ombudsman in 2013 (2014/2159(INI) )


14.  Order of business

The final draft agenda for the November II 2014 sittings (PE 542.136/PDOJ ) had been distributed and a number of changes had been proposed (Rule 152):

Monday

Request by the PPE Group to wind up the debate on the Commission statement: " Commission’s impact assessment guidelines " (2014/2967(RSP) ) (item 66 on the final draft agenda) by tabling motions for resolutions.

The following spoke: Markus Pieper , on behalf of the PPE Group , to move the request, and Pavel Telička , to support it.

Parliament approved the request.

The following deadlines had been set:

- motions for resolutions: Tuesday 25 November 2014 at 12.00

- amendments and joint motions for resolutions: Wednesday 26 November 2014 at 12.00

- amendments to joint motions for resolutions: Wednesday 26 November 2014 at 13.00

- requests for split votes and requests for separate votes: Wednesday 26 November 2014 at 19.00

- vote: Thursday 27 November 2014

Tuesday

Request by the PPE Group to have the vote on the motion for a resolution on: "Opinion from the Court of Justice on the compatibility with the Treaties of the Agreement between the European Union and Canada on the transfer and processing of Passenger Name Record (PNR) data by air carriers to the Canadian Border Services Agency " (2014/2966(RSP) ) (B8-0265/2014 ) (item 67 on the final draft agenda) withdrawn from the agenda.

The following spoke: Monika Hohlmeier , on behalf of the PPE Group , to move the request, and Birgit Sippel , against it.

Parliament rejected the request by electronic vote (113 in favour, 146 against, 22 abstentions)

Wednesday

Request by the PPE Group to postpone the vote on the motion for a resolution closing the debate on the Statement by the Vice-President of the Commission and High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy on Recognition of Palestine statehood (2014/2964(RSP) ) (item 64 on the final draft agenda) to the December 2014 part-session.

The following spoke: Cristian Dan Preda , on behalf of the PPE Group , to move the request, and Richard Howitt , against it.

Parliament agreed to the request by electronic vote (188 in favour, 167 against, 25 abstentions)

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Request by the EFDD Group to change the title of the Commission statement: 'Situation of the EU steel industry' (2014/2976(RSP) ) to the following: 'Steel sector in the EU: protecting workers and industries' (item 75 on the final draft agenda ). The EFDD Group also asked for the debate to be wound up by the tabling of motions for resolutions.

The following spoke: Dario Tamburrano , on behalf of the EFDD Group , to move the request.

Parliament agreed to the request by electronic vote (192 in favour, 133 against, 32 abstentions)

The following deadlines had been set:

- motions for resolutions: Tuesday 25 November 2014 at 12.00

- amendments and joint motions for resolutions: Wednesday 26 November 2014 at 12.00

- amendments to the joint motions for resolutions: Wednesday 26 November 2014 at 13.00

- requests for split votes and requests for separate votes: Wednesday 26 November 2014 at 19.00

- vote: next part-session

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Request by the ECR Group to have included as the last item on the agenda for Wednesday, with the tabling of motions for resolutions, a Commission statement on irregularities in the local elections in Poland, jeopardising democracy there.

The following spoke: Zdzisław Krasnodębski , on behalf of the ECR Group , to move the request, Ryszard Antoni Legutko , to support it, and Jan Olbrycht , to oppose it.

Parliament rejected the request.

Thursday

No changes.

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The order of business was thus established.


15.  Motion of censure on the Commission (debate)

Motion of censure on the Commission (2014/2197(INS) )

Marco Zanni (author) presented the motion.

The following spoke: Jean-Claude Juncker (President of the Commission).

The following spoke: Manfred Weber , on behalf of the PPE Group, Gianni Pittella , on behalf of the S&D Group, Ryszard Antoni Legutko , on behalf of the ECR Group, Guy Verhofstadt , on behalf of the ALDE Group , William (The Earl of) Dartmouth , regarding the previous speech, Gabriele Zimmer , on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group , Jonathan Arnott , regarding the speech by Guy Verhofstadt (the President commented on this), Rebecca Harms , on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group , James Carver , also regarding the speech by Guy Verhofstadt , Steven Woolfe , on behalf of the EFDD Group, and Marine Le Pen , Non-attached Member .

The following spoke: Jean-Claude Juncker .

Motion of censure on the Commission tabled under Rule 119:

- Motion of censure on the Commission (2014/2197(INS) ) (B8-0249/2014 ).

The debate closed.

Vote: minutes of 27.11.2014, item 8.1 .


IN THE CHAIR: David-Maria SASSOLI
Vice-President

16.  The EU and the global development framework after 2015 (debate)

Report on the EU and the global development framework after 2015 [2014/2143(INI) ] Rapporteur: Davor Ivo Stier (A8-0037/2014 )

Davor Ivo Stier introduced the report.

The following spoke: Neven Mimica (Member of the Commission) .

The following spoke: Malin Björk (rapporteur for the opinion of the FEMM Committee) , Bogdan Brunon Wenta , on behalf of the PPE Group , who also replied to a blue-card question by Paul Rübig , Elly Schlein , on behalf of the S&D Group , who also replied to a blue-card question by Jonathan Arnott , Marek Józef Gróbarczyk , on behalf of the ECR Group , who also replied to a blue-card question by Maria Grapini , Paavo Väyrynen , on behalf of the ALDE Group, Pablo Echenique , on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group, Maria Heubuch , on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group , Nathan Gill , on behalf of the EFDD Group , who also replied to a blue-card question by Jonathan Arnott , Cristian Dan Preda , Maria Arena , Charles Goerens , Kostas Chrysogonos , Marco Affronte , Louis Aliot , Anna Záborská , Pedro Silva Pereira , Georg Mayer , Dubravka Šuica , Enrique Guerrero Salom , Alojz Peterle , Doru-Claudian Frunzulică , Joachim Zeller , Richard Howitt and Heidi Hautala .

The following spoke under the catch-the-eye procedure: Stanislav Polčák , Nicola Caputo , Notis Marias , Viorica Dăncilă , Ruža Tomašić , Marijana Petir , Ivan Jakovčić and Miguel Viegas .

The following spoke: Neven Mimica and Davor Ivo Stier .

The debate closed.

Vote: minutes of 25.11.2014, item 7.6 .


17.  Delays in the start-up of cohesion policy for 2014-2020 (debate)

Question for oral answer (O-000082/2014 ) by Iskra Mihaylova , on behalf of the Committee on Regional Development, to the Commission: Delays in the start-up of cohesion policy for 2014-2020 (2014/2946(RSP) ) (B8-0042/2014 )

Iskra Mihaylova moved the question.

Corina Crețu (Member of the Commission) answered the question.

The following spoke: Lambert van Nistelrooij , on behalf of the PPE Group , Kerstin Westphal , on behalf of the S&D Group , who also replied to a blue-card question by William (The Earl of) Dartmouth , Andrew Lewer , on behalf of the ECR Group, Ivan Jakovčić , on behalf of the ALDE Group, Younous Omarjee , on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group, Monika Vana , on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, Rosa D'Amato , on behalf of the EFDD Group, Steeve Briois , Non-attached Member , Franc Bogovič , Isabelle Thomas , Tomasz Piotr Poręba , Martina Michels , Jan Olbrycht , Victor Boștinaru , Josu Juaristi Abaunz , José Manuel Fernandes , Iliana Iotova , Joachim Zeller and Mercedes Bresso .

IN THE CHAIR: Alexander Graf LAMBSDORFF
Vice-President

The following spoke: Claudia Schmidt , José Blanco López , Raffaele Fitto , Viorica Dăncilă , Hugues Bayet and Tibor Szanyi .

The following spoke under the catch-the-eye procedure: Ivana Maletić , Ruža Tomašić and Stanislav Polčák .

The motions for resolutions to be tabled under Rule 128(5) would be announced in the House at a later time.

The debate closed.

Vote: minutes of 27.11.2014, item 10.5 .


18.  Export controls of dual-use items (debate)

Question for oral answer (O-000081/2014 ) by Bernd Lange , on behalf of the Committee on International Trade to the Commission: Export controls in respect of dual-use items (2014/2869(RSP) ) (B8-0040/2014 )

Bernd Lange moved the question.

Cecilia Malmström (Member of the Commission) answered the question.

The following spoke: Adam Szejnfeld , on behalf of the PPE Group, Jörg Leichtfried , on behalf of the S&D Group , Anna Elżbieta Fotyga , on behalf of the ECR Group, Marietje Schaake , on behalf of the ALDE Group, Ska Keller , on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, William (The Earl of) Dartmouth , on behalf of the EFDD Group, Tunne Kelam , Alessia Maria Mosca , Marcus Pretzell , Bodil Ceballos , Tiziana Beghin , Jarosław Wałęsa , Inmaculada Rodríguez-Piñero Fernández and Nicola Danti .

The following spoke under the catch-the-eye procedure: Nicola Caputo , Ivan Jakovčić , Notis Marias and João Ferreira .

The following spoke: Cecilia Malmström .

The debate closed.


19.  Commission’s impact assessment guidelines (debate)

Commission statement: Commission’s impact assessment guidelines (2014/2967(RSP) )

Frans Timmermans (First Vice-President of the Commission) made the statement.

The following spoke: Markus Pieper , on behalf of the PPE Group, Victor Negrescu , on behalf of the S&D Group, Notis Marias , on behalf of the ECR Group, Pavel Telička , on behalf of the ALDE Group, Reinhard Bütikofer , on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, Dominique Martin , Non-attached Member, Michał Boni and Anthea McIntyre .

IN THE CHAIR: Sylvie GUILLAUME
Vice-President

The following spoke: Cecilia Wikström , Barbara Kappel , Anne Sander , Kaja Kallas , Franc Bogovič , Francesc Gambús , Ivan Štefanec , Eva Paunova and Jérôme Lavrilleux .

The following spoke under the catch-the-eye procedure: Dubravka Šuica , Nicola Caputo , Stanislav Polčák and João Ferreira .

The following spoke: Frans Timmermans .

The motions for resolutions to be tabled under Rule 123(2) would be announced in the House at a later time.

The debate closed.

Vote: minutes of 24.11.2014, item 10.6 .


20.  One-minute speeches on matters of political importance

In accordance with Rule 163, the following Members who wished to draw the attention of Parliament to matters of political importance spoke for one minute:

Brian Hayes , Nicola Caputo , Milan Zver , Siôn Simon , Ruža Tomašić , Izaskun Bilbao Barandica , Josu Juaristi Abaunz , Josep-Maria Terricabras , Dario Tamburrano , Konstantinos Papadakis , Patricija Šulin , Dubravka Šuica , Virginie Rozière , Olga Sehnalová , Notis Marias , Ivan Jakovčić , Emmanouil Glezos , Ernest Urtasun , Eleonora Evi , Elissavet Vozemberg , Maria Grapini , Tibor Szanyi , Ángela Vallina , Jonás Fernández , László Tőkés , Andrejs Mamikins , Franc Bogovič and Claudia Tapardel .


21.  Agenda of the next sitting

The agenda of the next day's sitting had been established ('Agenda' PE 542.136/OJMA).


22.  Closure of the sitting

The sitting closed at 23.00.

Klaus Welle

Ildikó Gáll-Pelcz

Secretary-General

Vice-President

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