RECOMMENDATION FOR SECOND READING on the Council position at first reading with a view to the adoption of a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the accessibility of the websites and mobile applications of public sector bodies

    29.9.2016 - (09389/1/2016 – C8‑0360/2016 – 2012/0340(COD)) - ***II

    Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
    Rapporteur: Dita Charanzová

    Procedure : 2012/0340(COD)
    Document stages in plenary
    Document selected :  
    A8-0269/2016

    DRAFT EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

    on the Council position at first reading with a view to the adoption of a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the accessibility of the websites and mobile applications of public sector bodies

    (09389/1/2016 – C8‑0360/2016 – 2012/0340(COD))

    (Ordinary legislative procedure: second reading)

    The European Parliament,

    –  having regard to the Council position at first reading (09389/1/2016 – C8‑0360/2016),

    –  having regard to the opinion of the European Economic and Social Committee of 22 May 2013[1],

    –  having regard to its position at first reading[2] on the Commission proposal to Parliament and the Council (COM(2012)0721),

    –  having regard to Article 294(7) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union,

    –  having regard to Rule 76 of its Rules of Procedure,

    –  having regard to the recommendation for second reading of the Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection (A8-0269/2016),

    1.  Approves the Council position at first reading;

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

    3.  Instructs its President to sign the act with the President of the Council, in accordance with Article 297(1) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union;

    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 arrange for its publication in the Official Journal of the European Union;

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

    PROCEDURE – COMMITTEE RESPONSIBLE

    Title

    Accessibility of public sector bodies’ websites

    References

    09389/1/2016 – C8-0360/2016 – 2012/0340(COD)

    Date of Parliament’s first reading – P number

    26.2.2014                     T7-0158/2014

    Commission proposal

    COM(2012)0721 - C7-0394/2012

    Receipt of Council position at first reading announced in plenary

    15.9.2016

    Committee responsible

           Date announced in plenary

    IMCO

    15.9.2016

     

     

     

    Rapporteurs

           Date appointed

    Dita Charanzová

    17.7.2014

     

     

     

    Discussed in committee

    22.1.2015

     

     

     

    Date adopted

    26.9.2016

     

     

     

    Result of final vote

    +:

    –:

    0:

    28

    2

    0

    Members present for the final vote

    Dita Charanzová, Sergio Gaetano Cofferati, Daniel Dalton, Nicola Danti, Vicky Ford, Evelyne Gebhardt, Sergio Gutiérrez Prieto, Liisa Jaakonsaari, Philippe Juvin, Roberta Metsola, Eva Paunova, Virginie Rozière, Christel Schaldemose, Andreas Schwab, Olga Sehnalová, Igor Šoltes, Ivan Štefanec, Catherine Stihler, Richard Sulík, Róża Gräfin von Thun und Hohenstein, Mylène Troszczynski, Anneleen Van Bossuyt, Marco Zullo

    Substitutes present for the final vote

    Birgit Collin-Langen, Julia Reda, Marc Tarabella

    Substitutes under Rule 200(2) present for the final vote

    Tim Aker, Franc Bogovič, Albert Deß, Sofia Ribeiro

    Date tabled

    29.9.2016