20. Draft general budget for 2007, amended by the Council (all sections) - Financial Regulation applicable to the general budget of the European Communities * - Draft amending budget No 6/2006 (debate)
Report on the draft general budget of the European Union for the financial year 2007 as modified by the Council (all sections) (15637/2006 – C6 0442/2006 – 2006/2018(BUD) – 2006/2018B(BUD)) and Letters of amendment Nos: - 1/2007 (SEC (2006)0762) - 2/2007 (13886/2006 - C6-0341/2006) - 3/2007 (15636/2006 - C6-0443/2006) to the draft general budget of the European Union for the financial year 2007 Section I, European Parliament Section II, Council Section III, Commission Section IV, Court of Justice Section V, Court of Auditors Section VI, European Economic and Social Committee Section VII, Committee of the Regions Section VIII (A), European Ombudsman Section VIII (B), European Data Protection Supervisor - Committee on Budgets. Co-rapporteurs: James Elles and Louis Grech (A6-0451/2006)
Report on the joint guideline adopted by the Council with a view to adopting a Council regulation amending Regulation (EC, Euratom) No 1605/2002 on the Financial Regulation applicable to the general budget of the European Communities [COM(2006)0213 — C6-0207/2006 — 2005/0090(CNS)] - Committee on Budgets. Rapporteur: Ingeborg Gräßle (A6-0447/2006)
Report on Draft amending budget No 6/2006 of the European Union for the financial year 2006 Section III - Commission [15635/2006 — C6-0441/2006 — 2006/2265(BUD)] - Committee on Budgets. Rapporteur: Gianni Pittella (A6-0444/2006)
James Elles and Louis Grech introduced the report (A6-0451/2006).
The following spoke: Ulla-Maj Wideroos (President-in-Office of the Council) and Dalia Grybauskaitė (Member of the Commission).
The following spoke: Borut Pahor (draftsman of the opinion of the CONT Committee), Ville Itälä, on behalf of the PPE-DE Group, Catherine Guy-Quint, on behalf of the PSE Group, Anne E. Jensen, on behalf of the ALDE Group, Gérard Onesta, on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, Esko Seppänen, on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group, Zbigniew Krzysztof Kuźmiuk, on behalf of the UEN Group, Nils Lundgren, on behalf of the IND/DEM Group, and Sergej Kozlík, Non-attached Member.
The following spoke: Salvador Garriga Polledo, Jutta Haug, Kyösti Virrankoski, Hans-Peter Martin, Janusz Lewandowski, Neena Gill, Markus Ferber, Paulo Casaca and Antonis Samaras.
IN THE CHAIR: Sylvia-Yvonne KAUFMANN Vice-President
The following spoke: Vladimír Maňka, Jean-Claude Martinez, Ingeborg Gräßle, Catherine Guy-Quint, Paul Rübig, Richard Corbett, who congratulated the President on the way in which she had chaired the debate, and Dalia Grybauskaitė.