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Rules of Procedure of the European Parliament
7th parliamentary term - December 2009
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TITLE II : LEGISLATIVE, BUDGETARY AND OTHER PROCEDURES
CHAPTER 8 : INTERNAL BUDGETARY PROCEDURES

Rule 79 : Estimates of Parliament

1.   The Bureau shall draw up the preliminary draft estimates on the basis of a report prepared by the Secretary-General.

2.   The President shall forward the preliminary draft estimates to the committee responsible, which shall draw up the draft estimates and report to Parliament.

3.   The President shall set a time limit for tabling amendments to the draft estimates.

The committee responsible shall give its opinion on these amendments.

4.   Parliament shall adopt the estimates.

5.   The President shall forward the estimates to the Commission and the Council.

6.   The foregoing provisions shall also apply to supplementary estimates.

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