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Rules of Procedure of the European Parliament
7th parliamentary term - December 2009
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TITLE I : MEMBERS, PARLIAMENT BODIES AND POLITICAL GROUPS
CHAPTER 1 : MEMBERS OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

Rule 1 : The European Parliament

1.   The European Parliament is the assembly elected pursuant to the Treaties, the Act of 20 September 1976 concerning the election of the members of the European Parliament by direct universal suffrage and national legislation deriving from the Treaties.

2.   Persons elected to the European Parliament shall be referred to as:

   "Членове на Европейския парламент" in Bulgarian,

   "Diputados al Parlamento Europeo" in Spanish,

   "Poslanci Evropského parlamentu" in Czech,

   "Medlemmer af Europa-Parlamentet" in Danish,

   "Mitglieder des Europäischen Parlaments" in German,

   "Euroopa Parlamendi liikmed" in Estonian,

   "Βoυλευτές τoυ Ευρωπαϊκoύ Κoιvoβoυλίoυ" in Greek,

   "Members of the European Parliament" in English,

   "Députés au Parlement européen" in French,

   "Feisirí de Pharlaimint na hEorpa" in Irish,

   "Deputati al Parlamento europeo" in Italian,

   "Eiropas Parlamenta deputāti" in Latvian,

   "Europos Parlamento nariai" in Lithuanian,

   "Európai Parlamenti Képviselők" in Hungarian,

   "Membri tal-Parlament Ewropew" in Maltese,

   "Leden van het Europees Parlement" in Dutch,

   "Posłowie do Parlamentu Europejskiego" in Polish,

   "Deputados ao Parlamento Europeu" in Portuguese,

   "Deputaţi în Parlamentul European" in Romanian,

   "Poslanci Európskeho parlamentu" in Slovak,

   "Poslanci Evropskega parlamenta" in Slovene,

   "Euroopan parlamentin jäsenet" in Finnish,

   "Ledamöter av Europaparlamentet" in Swedish.

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