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PETI_OJ(2024)02-14_1

PETI_OJ(2024)02-14_1

Committee on Petitions

PETI_OJ(2024)0214_1

DRAFT AGENDA

Meeting

Wednesday 14 February 2024, 9.00 – 12.30 and 14.30 – 18.30

Thursday 15 February 2024 9.00 – 12.30

 

Brussels

Room SPINELLI 1G3

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at 09:00

 

  1. Adoption of draft agenda[1]  OJ– PE758.825

 FdR1295813

 

 

  1.  

Approval of minutes of the meeting of:

 

  • 22-23 January 2024

PV – PE 757.331

FdR1292695

 

 

 

 

  1. Chair's announcements

 

 

 

FFV Report

 

  1.  

Draft Mission Report Following the fact-finding visit to Catalonia (Spain) from 18 December - 20 December 2023

 

PETI/9/14020

Rapporteur:

 Jana Toom (Head of the Delegation)

Responsible :

 PETI

  • Consideration of draft report

 

  CR ­ PE758.186

  FdR1294870

 

 

 

 

 

In the presence of the European Commission

 

A. Petitions for discussion in committee on the basis of the Commission's written reply or other documents received

 

Culture and Heritage

 

  1.  

Petition No 0718/2023 by Mitja Ferenc (Slovenian) on preserving the memory of the victims of the post-war communist period in Slovenia

(in the presence of the petitioner)

 

  sir718-23

 

 

Environment

 

  1.  

Petition No 1025/2023 by K.-D.G. (German) on the protected status of wolves in the EU

(possibly in the presence of the petitioner)

  sir1025-23

 

 

  1.  

Petition No 1378/2023 by Ludovic Jean (French) on the alleged destruction of a Natura 2000 site in the Livradois-Forez Regional Natural Park, France

(in the presence of the petitioner by remote connection)

 

  sir1378-23

 

 

  1.  

Petition Nos 0288/2022 by A.K. (Cypriot) on alleged violations of EU environmental legislation in the Akamas peninsula in Cyprus

(in the presence of the petitioner by remote connection)

 

  CM – PE749.059

  FdR1278932

 

 

 

Petition 0450/2022 by C.P. (Cypriot), on behalf of Terra Cypria-the Cyprus Conservation Foundation, on the development projects on the Akamas peninsula in Cyprus

(in the presence of the petitioner by remote connection)

 

  CM – PE749.059

  FdR1278932

 

 

  1.  

Petition 0592/2021 by M.S. (German) on establishing a national park covering Senne Teutoburger forest in Germany/North Rhein Westphalia

(possibly in the presence of the petitioner)

  CM – PE730.159

  FdR 1253290

 

 

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14:30 to 16:00

 

 

Hearing

 

  1.  

PETI Public hearing on “The responsibilities of fossil fuel companies in the cost of living crisis”  

 

  Programme

 

* * *

 

16:00 to 17:30

 

In the presence of the European Commission

 

A. Petitions for discussion in committee on the basis of the Commission's written reply or other documents received

 

Internal Market

 

  1.  

Petition No 1166/2023 by Alex Agius Saliba (Maltese) on importation and distribution chains in Malta

(in the presence of the petitioner)

  sir

 

 

Employment

 

  1.  

Petition No 0780/2023 by Fotios Batzios (Greek) on workers’ rights in Greece

(possibly in the presence of the petitioner)

  CM – PE758.089

  FdR 1294356

 

 

Employment-recognition of qualifications

 

  1.  

Petition No 0866/2023 by Garyfalia Ampanozi (Greek) on the automatic recognition of the medical specialty ‘Forensic medicine/ forensic pathology’ in the EU

(in the presence of the petitioner)

 

  sir0866-23

 

 

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from 17:30 to 18:30 (in camera)

 

  1.  

Coordinators' meeting

 

* * *

 

 

Thursday 15 February 2024

 

at 09:00

 

 

  1.  

Chair's announcements concerning Coordinators' decisions

 

 

In the presence of the European Commission

 

A. Petitions for discussion in committee on the basis of the Commission's written reply or other documents received

 

Transport

 

  1.  

Petition 1321/2021 by Manuel Alejandro Moreno Cano (Spanish), on behalf of the citizens’ platform ‘Sevilla quiere Metro’, on the need to expand the metro lines in the city of Seville

(in the presence of the petitioner)

  CM – PE739.762

  FdR1268961

 

 

  1.  

Petition0202/2018 by Alfonso Rodríguez Sanchez (Spanish) on seating allocation policies of low cost airlines that separate groups and families who do not pay an additional charge for reserved seating

(in the presence of the petitioner)

  CM – PE629.721

  FdR1293681

 

External Relations

 

  1.  

Petition 1168/2023 by Mihai Igna (Romanian), on behalf of the Association ‘Together we bring prosperity’ (Impreuna aducem bunastare) on asking for the restitution of Romanian national treasure and historical archives from Russia

(possibly in the presence of the petitioner)

  sir1168-23

 

Competition

 

  1.  

Petition 0491/2023 by Álex Román (Spanish) on the anti-competitive practices caused by hardware and software attestations on devices running Google's Android

(in the presence of the petitioner by remote connection)

 

  CM – PE757.267

  1292432

 

Disability

 

  1.  

Petition 0098/2015 by Maria Simona Bellini (Italian), bearing 31 866 signatures, on support for family caregivers for the disabled in Italy

(possibly in the presence of the petitioner)

  CM – PE 575.005

  FdR1163629

 

 

 

  1. Any other business

 

  1. Date and place of next meeting
  • Monday 18 March 2024, 15.00 – 18.30 (Brussels)
  • Tuesday 19 March 2024 9.00 – 12.30 and 14.30 – 18.30 (Brussels)

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B. Petitions which it is proposed to close in the light of the Commission's written reply or other documents received

 

  1.  

Review of petitions from 1998 to 2012

 

 

 

Petition 0642/2009 by Balazs Bonnyai (German), bearing 34 signatures, concerning the right of those belonging to the Hungarian minority in Slovakia to express themselves in their mother tongue

 

CM-PE 438,305/REV FdR 1254761

 

Petition 1833/2009 by Zsolt Nemeth and Katalin Szili (Hungarian), bearing 5 signatures, on the Slovak language law

 

CM-PE 602,851 FdR 1125877.0

 

Petition 0141/2016 by Ö.O. (Slovakian), bearing 3 signatures, on facilitating the use of bilingual railway signs in Slovakia

 

 

 

Petition 0532/2010 by A. d’A (Italian), on the monopoly enjoyed by the Tirrenia ferry services on the Cagliari-Civitavecchia route

 

CM-PE 441,341

FdR 816770

 

Petition 0936/2012 by Pawel Swoboda (Polish), on behalf of ‘Krajowe Stowarzyszenie Poszkodowanych Przed Zaklady Górnicze’ (a national association for industrial accidents in the Polish mining industry), bearing 9 co-signatures, on environmental damage caused by coal mining activities in Poland

CM-PE 513,174 FdR 938967

 

  1.  

Petition 2595/2013  by Dimitris Bourdos (Greek), on the Papanikolou landfill in Aigialeia, Greece

CM-PE 405,830/REV.II FdR 1287634

 

 

Petition 0277/2023 by Agelos Varnakiotis (Greek) on the environmental impact of a landfill in Achaia, Greece

CM-PE 405.830 FdR 1287634

 

  1.  

Petition 0931/2014 by Adair Linzi (British) on Bank account opening in Malta

sir0931-14

 

  1.  

Petition 1212/2016 by M.C. (Irish) bearing 2 signatures, on problems with the cattle identity tags in Ireland

CM-PE 609,433 FdR 1132210

 

  1.  

Petition 1252/2016 by P.T. (German) on the rejection by the Irish authorities of the visa application of the petitioner’s mother-in-law

CM-PE 587,554/REV FdR 1191706

 

Petition 1343/2015 by Rohullad Shams (British) on Ireland’s breach of Treaty regarding the free movement and residence of family members from non-EU countries in a Member State (application of Directive 2004/38/EC)

 

 

  1.  

Petition 1436/2016 by G.J. (French) on access to the role of senior lecturer through the traditional channel

CM-PE 610,622/REV FdR 1294191

 

Petition 1567/2016 by G.J. (French) on access to the position of “maître de conférences” (senior lecturer) in France for research lecturers who hold an equivalent position abroad

 

 

  1.  

Petition 0174/2017 by Ismael Antonio López Perez (Spanish) on the uranium mine in Retortillo and Villavieja, Salamanca

CM-PE 616,917/REV.III FdR 1293313

 

Petition 0809/2017 by Jose Ramón Barrueco Sanchez (Spanish) on the uranium mine in Salamanca

CM-PE 616.917/REV.III FdR 1293313

 

  1.  

Petition 0732/2017 by Daniel Osca Hernández (Spanish) on the failure of the Spanish authorities to pay the transport grant for an EU-funded vocational training course

sir0732-17

 

  1.  

Petition 0754/2017 by Vicente Portes Alemany (Spanish) on the discharge of untreated water into the Lamarjal Pego-Oliva nature park

CM-PE 622,330 FdR 1156828.0

 

  1.  

Petition 1111/2017 by V.V.G. (Hungarian) on  a dispute with the judiciary and law enforcement authorities in Spain  on child custody (a personal matter)

CM-PE 625,278 FdR 1158045

 

  1.  

Petition 0011/2018 by Maren Bestmann-Auchter (German) on the violation of animal protection laws when transporting livestock to be slaughtered in third countries

sir0011-18

 

  1.  

Petition 0061/2018 by Constance Mbassi Manga (French) requesting to stop the inhuman treatment and enslavement of refugees and migrants in Libya

CM-PE 629,714 FdR 1167911

 

  1.  

Petition 0075/2018 by Georgios Mavrikos (Greek), on behalf of the association ‘The World Federation of Trade Unions’, on the difficult situation of migrant workers in Foggia, Italia

CM-PE 631,844 FdR 1170973

 

 

Petition 0374/2018 by Sotirios Zarianopoulos (Greek) on immediate measures to be taken to protect living conditions and social security rights of land workers in Foggia (Italy)

 

 

  1.  

Petition 0134/2018 by Kyriakos Gkikas (Greek) on the situation of municipal waste collection and treatment in the region of Kalamata, Greece

CM-PE 628,334/REV FdR 1186723

 

  1.  

Petition 0240/2018 by Antonio Luiz Vázquez Delgado (Spanish), on behalf of Asociación JUSTICIA SALARIAL PARA LA POLICIA (JUSAPOL), on measures to promote the right of equal pay for equal work in the EU

CM-PE 632,696 FdR 1172769

 

  1.  

Petition 0253/2018 by F. F. (French) on behalf of FBLS NET, on public funding that will allegedly create unfair competition in the transportation of cross-border workers

CM-PE 634,659/REV FdR 1214356

 

  1.  

Petition 0271/2018 by J.-C. G. (Belgian) on alleged real estate fraud committed in Spain

CM-PE 631,849 FdR 1174131

 

  1.  

Petition 0378/2018 by K.K. (German), bearing 34 000 signatures, on protecting and retaining the Sorbian language in the Lausitz region (Brandenburg State)

CM-PE 631,838/REV FdR 1270099

 

  1.  

Petition 0434/2018 by C.M.C. (Italian) on a laissez-passer issued by the Polish embassy in Italy and a ban on his children (minors) leaving the country

sir0434-18

 

  1.  

Petition 0483/2018 by Agnieszka Paszkowski (French) on EU companies outside the Eurozone paying taxes in France and the interpretation of Regulation (EU) No 260/2012

CM-PE 636,159/REV FdR 1257461

 

  1.  

Petition 0610/2018 by Marinella Colombo (Italian) on the discriminatory practice of the Italian State in relation to the issue and renewal of the passport of the Italian parent

CM-PE 638,532/REV FdR 1288617

 

  1.  

Petition 0671/2018 by J.F.G. (Spanish) on the implementation of dissuasive measures for driving under the influence of alcohol and drugs

CM-PE 636,361/REV.II FdR 1294193

 

  1.  

Petition 0727/2018 by M. S. (German) on establishing common rules on compensation for denied boarding, cancellation of flights, or long delays

CM-PE 637,224/REV FdR 1294194

 

  1.  

Petition 0825/2018 by Emma Groman (French) on the practice of obligatory confrontation in court proceedings in cases of rape and sexual assault in France

CM-PE 638,540 FdR 1182938

 

  1.  

Petition 0989/2018 by A.C. (Hungarian) on a dispute with the retail broker IronFX in Cyprus

CM-PE 640,662 FdR 1187864

 

  1.  

Petition 1020/2018 by Geoffrey Deasy (Irish) on the phasing-out of non-rechargeable single-use batteries

CM-PE 645,063/REV FdR 1294195

 

  1.  

Petition 1030/2018 by Raffaella Scattolon (Italian) on cancellation of the Brescia-Verona high-speed rail project

CM-PE 638,822 FdR 1185188

 

  1.  

Petition 1122/2018 by F.C. (Italian) on amendments to Italy’s Highway Code concerning the use of vehicles registered abroad

CM-PE 639,729/REV.II FdR 1294196

 

Petition 1159/2018 by Iulian Sergiu Gheorghe (Romanian) on recent amendments to Italy’s Highway Code concerning the use of vehicles registered abroad

 

 

 

Petition 0907/2019 by Paolo Calzi (Italian) on changes to the Italian highway code allegedly being incompatible with free movement of persons in the European Union

 

 

  1.  

Petition 0162/2019 by C. T. (Hungarian) on air quality in the EU

CM-PE 645,065 FdR 1195845

 

  1.  

Petition 0225/2019 by Maarit Nermes (Finnish) on stopping the sale of health care and other personal information of Finnish citizens without consent

CM-PE 641,350/REV FdR 1294198

 

  1.  

Petition 0478/2019 by M.W. (German) on collection of social media information for the ETIAS-application

sir0478-19

 

  1.  

Petition 1194/2019 by Lazaros Kikidis (Greek) on exclusion of graduates of colleges collaborating with EU universities

CM-PE 661,789/REV FdR 1294201

 

  1.  

Petition 0007/2021 by Christine Hölzmann (German), on behalf of CleanUp Brühl, on banning plastic confetti

CM-PE 719,880 FdR 1250962

 

  1.  

Petition 0012/2021 by F.A.L. (Romanian) on noise pollution and disturbance of public peace

CM-PE 697,787 FdR 1240410

 

  1.  

Petition 0018/2021 by Maite Macías (Belgian) on the need for the EU to take action in response to the situation in Venezuela

CM-PE 697,470 FdR 1238875

 

  1.  

Petition 0134/2021 by J.G. (German) on built-in printer disablement functions

CM-PE 697,801 FdR 1240431

 

  1.  

Petition 0142/2021 by Christian Miksch (Austrian) on reducing the environmental impact of battery production for electric cars

CM-PE 700,760 FdR 1244947

 

  1.  

Petition 0179/2021 by P.P. (Polish), on behalf of Contrain Poland Sp. z o.o., regarding discrimination of Polish temporary work agency by the Dutch authorities

CM-PE 697,526 FdR 1238944

 

  1.  

Petition 0187/2021 by J.N. (Spanish) on migrant crisis in the Canary islands

CM-PE 700,761 FdR 1244948

 

  1.  

Petition 0243/2021 by N.G. (German) on unjust taxation of his pension in Spain

CM-PE 697,814 FdR 1240445

 

  1.  

Petition 0261/2021 by Silviu Fulga (Romanian) on incentives to improve waste practices and treatment in Romania

CM-PE 700,764 FdR 1244951

 

  1.  

Petition 0304/2021 by F.K. (French) on the thermal power plant project in French Guiana and its risk for human health and environment

CM-PE 719,684 FdR 1249754

 

  1.  

Petition 0386/2021 by B.R. (German) on damages and compensation prescribed by the General Data Protection Regulation and its application in Germany

CM-PE 699,118 FdR 1241695

 

  1.  

Petition 0389/2021 by Svetla Pencheva (Bulgarian) on EU regulation for a public benefit company

CM-PE 700,770 FdR 1244957

 

  1.  

Petition 0434/2021 by A.R. (French) on allegedly excessive data collection by the French banks in the framework of payment service Directive 2015/2366

CM-PE 730,156 FdR 1253286

 

  1.  

Petition 0474/2021 by J.H. (German), concerning the proposal for a directive establishing a framework for the protection of soil (2006/0086 COD))

CM-PE 719,688 FdR 1249758

 

  1.  

Petition 0517/2021 by Sebastián Ortiz García (Spanish) on amending Directive 92/57/EEC

CM-PE 703,177 FdR 1246581

 

 

Petition 0520/2021 by Sebastián Ortiz García (Spanish) on providing for the physiological needs of workers in the leisure industry

 

 

  1.  

Petition 0522/2021 by Tuomo Valkonen (Finnish) on the discriminatory ban on flights from third countries by EU Member States

CM-PE 703,178 FdR 1246582

 

  1.  

Petition 0562/2021 by T.K. (German), bearing 78 signatures, on harmonisation of the right of cancellation for individual travellers with the law on package travel

CM-PE 719,890 FdR 1250972

 

  1.  

Petition 0581/2021 by Ben Lehmkuhler (German), bearing eight signatures, on cooperation between Frontex and North African coast guards with regard to migration in the Mediterranean region

CM-PE 719,695 FdR 1249766

 

  1.  

Petition 0606/2021 by G.L. (Italian) on the situation of EU nationals seeking to study and work in Japan following the entry ban during the COVID-19 pandemic

CM-PE 735,708 FdR 1261647

 

  1.  

Petition 0634/2021 by Isaac Ibáñez García (Spanish) on the European Central Bank’s compliance with the German Constitutional Court’s judgment of 5 May 2020 regarding the public sector purchase programme (PSPP)

CM-PE 729.832 FdR 1251309

 

  1.  

Petition 0640/2021 by W.J. (German) on allegations that a rehabilitation measure in Remagen (Germany) infringes the prohibition of deterioration under the Water Framework Directive

CM-PE 719,899 FdR 1250982

 

  1.  

Petition 0657/2021 by Vassilis Delagrammatikas (Greek), on behalf of the association Friends of Marathon Archaeological Museum, on an uncontrolled waste disposal site in the municipality of Marathon and the alleged non-compliance of Greece with an EU Court ruling

CM-PE 719,900 FdR 1250983

 

  1.  

Petition 0668/2021 by M.V.W. (Dutch) on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the rights of natural persons

CM-PE 719,902 FdR 1250985

 

  1.  

Petition 0864/2021 by Péter Őry (Slovak) on the redistribution of the income tax revenues in the Slovak Republic

CM-PE 732,619 FdR 1256384

 

  1.  

Petition 1161/2021 by P.D. (Greek), bearing two signatures on an alleged misuse of EU funds allocated for urban planning in the village of Loggos (Greece)

CM-PE 752,916 FdR 1287663

 

  1.  

Petition 0337-22 by J.L.S. (German), on behalf of Children’s Health Support e.V., on military intervention to stop genocide in Ukraine

CM-PE 756,327 FdR 1292501

 

  1.  

Petition 1031/2022 by Herbert Spieler (German) on the validity of an insurance contract providing coverage in Germany after a move within the EU

CM-PE 756,323 FdR 1291238

 

  1.  

Petition 1209/2022 by L.S.I. (Latvian) on the Erasmus+ project "Learning in Circles" and proposals concerning circular economy

CM-PE 756,324 FdR 1291239

 

  1.  

Petition 0026/2023 by G. F. (Greek) on alleged distortion of competition in the management of an EU-funded programme in Greece

CM-PE 756,325 FdR 1291240

 

  1.  

Petition 0051/2023 by Andrzej Szmalcel (Polish) on restructuring of banks and possible breach of EU law in Poland

CM-PE 758,073 FdR 1294337

 

  1.  

Petition 0064/2023 by Tomislav Ivancic (Croatian) on food prices and imbalances among EU Member States

CM-PE 758,074 FdR 1294338

 

  1.  

Petition 0118/2023 by Thomas Malkow (German) on avoiding multiple taxation for vehicles in the EU

CM-PE 756,151 FdR 1290211

 

  1.  

Petition 0124/2023 by H.W.F. (German) on irregular arrivals in the EU

CM-PE 757,253 FdR 1292415

 

  1.  

Petition 0142/2023 by C. T. (German) on amending the German Money Laundering Act

CM-PE 756,327 FdR 1292501

 

  1.  

Petition 0170/2023 by Alexandru Albu (Romanian) on the alleged unfairness of the EU's e-commerce VAT rules towards EU citizens and businesses

CM-PE 758,077 FdR 1294342

 

  1.  

Petition 0392/2023 by J. B. (French) on banning the use of presentation lenses by eyeglass manufacturers

CM-PE 756,331 FdR 1291246

 

  1.  

Petition 0407/2023 , submitted by R.W.W. (German) on the European deposit guarantee scheme

CM-PE 758,083 FdR 1294348

 

  1.  

Petition 0416/2023 by M. M. (French) on the free movement of Brazilian lawyers in the EU internal market and non-reciprocity

CM-PE 757,928 FdR 1293323

 

  1.  

Petition 0417/2023 by G.M. (German) on adapting a European Directive following a judgment by a German administrative court

CM-PE 757,929 FdR 1293324

 

  1.  

Petition 0513/2023 by P.-H. N. (French) on phasing out RJ45 Wi-Fi connection cables and sockets for environmental reasons

CM-PE 756,334 FdR 1291249

 

  1.  

Petition 0540/2023 by P. S. (Polish), on behalf of ‘KIBODO non-profit’, on the transposition of the EU Directive on the use of digital tools and processes in company law in Germany

CM-PE 757,932 FdR 1294480

 

  1.  

Petition 0634/2023 by J.E. (American) on proposals for making eIDAS available to non-EU citizens residing in EU countries

CM-PE 758,084 FdR 1294349

 

  1.  

Petition 0647/2023 by E. L. (German) on the alleged discrimination against elderly people by the Commission’s planned proposal for updated requirements for driving licences

CM-PE 758,085 FdR 1294350

 

  1.  

Petition 0746/2023 by R. N. (Polish) on alleged infringement of Directive 89/106/EEC by German authorities

CM-PE 758,088 FdR 1294355

 

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