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Parliamentary questions
2 September 2013
E-009803-13
Question for written answer
to the Council
Rule 117
Anna Záborská (PPE)

 Subject:  Reconciliation of work, private and family life — definitions of ‘family life’ and ‘private life’
 Answer(s) 

What definitions of ‘family’ and ‘family life’ does the Council apply when dealing with community policies on the work-life balance (reconciliation between work, private and family life)?

What articles in the Treaties provide a legal basis for the Council to define legally the concept of the family for the purpose of EU policies?

What is the difference between ‘family life’ and ‘private life’ when implementing these policies?

 OJ C 179, 12/06/2014
Last updated: 19 September 2013Legal notice