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PV 09/07/2007 - 20
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Tuesday, 10 July 2007 - Strasbourg Final edition
Measuring devices containing mercury ***II

European Parliament legislative resolution of 10 July 2007 on the Council common position for adopting a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Directive 76/769/EEC relating to restrictions on the marketing of certain measuring devices containing mercury (5665/1/2007 – C6-0114/2007 – 2006/0018(COD))

(Codecision procedure: second reading)

The European Parliament ,

–   having regard to the Council common position (5665/1/2007 – C6-0114/2007),

–   having regard to its position at first reading(1) on the Commission proposal to Parliament and the Council (COM(2006)0069)(2) ,

–   having regard to Article 251(2) of the EC Treaty,

–   having regard to Rule 67 of its Rules of Procedure,

–   having regard to the recommendation for second reading of the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (A6-0218/2007),

1.  Approves the common position;

2.  Notes that the act is adopted in accordance with the common position;

3.  Instructs its President to sign the act with the President of the Council pursuant to Article 254(1) of the EC Treaty;

4.  Instructs its Secretary-General to sign the act, once it has been verified that all the procedures have been duly completed, and, in agreement with the Secretary-General of the Council, to have it published in the Official Journal of the European Union;

5.  Instructs its President to forward its position to the Council and Commission.

(1) Texts adopted, 14.11.2006, P6_TA(2006)0483.
(2) Not yet published in OJ.

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