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Wednesday, 12 March 2014 - Strasbourg
1.Opening of the sitting
 2.Delegated acts (Rule 87a)
 3.EU strategy for the Arctic (motions for resolutions tabled)
 4.Implementing measures (Rule 88)
 5.Preparations for the European Council meeting (20-21 March 2014) (debate)
 6.Invasion of Ukraine by Russia (debate)
 7.Composition of Parliament
 8.Voting time
  8.1.Pakistan's regional role and political relations with the EU (Rule 138) (vote)
  8.2.Anti-missile shield for Europe (Rule 138) (vote)
  8.3.European fishing sector and the EU-Thailand free trade agreement (Rule 138) (vote)
  8.4.European gastronomic heritage (Rule 138) (vote)
  8.5.Protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data ***I (Rule 138) (vote)
  8.6.Protection of the euro against counterfeiting (Pericles 2020) *** (Rule 138) (vote)
  8.7.EU-Azerbaijan Agreement on the facilitation of the issuance of visas *** (Rule 138) (vote)
  8.8.EU-Azerbaijan Agreement on the readmission of persons residing without authorisation *** (vote)
  8.9.Humanitarian engagement of armed non-State actors in child protection (vote)
  8.10.Number of interparliamentary delegations, delegations to joint interparliamentary committees and delegations to parliamentary cooperation committees and multilateral Parliamentary Assemblies (vote)
  8.11.Provision of food information to consumers as regards the definition of 'engineered nanomaterials' (vote)
  8.12.Processing of personal data for the purposes of crime prevention ***I (vote)
  8.13.Implementation of the Single European Sky ***I (vote)
  8.14.Aerodromes, air traffic management and air navigation services ***I (vote)
  8.15.Package travel and assisted travel arrangements ***I (vote)
  8.16.Fluorinated greenhouse gases ***I (vote)
  8.17.Freedom of movement for workers ***I (vote)
  8.18.Assessment of the effects of certain public and private projects on the environment (final vote)
  8.19.Statistics relating to external trade with non-member countries (delegated and implementing powers) ***I (vote)
  8.20.Copernicus programme ***I (vote)
  8.21.European GNSS Agency ***I (vote)
  8.22.Priorities for EU relations with the Eastern partnership countries (vote)
  8.23.US NSA surveillance programme, surveillance bodies in various Member States and impact on EU citizens' fundamental rights (vote)
  8.24.Evaluation of justice in relation to criminal justice and the rule of law (vote)
  8.25.Preparing for a fully converged audiovisual world (vote)
  8.26.EU citizenship report 2013 (vote)
  8.27.European Public Prosecutor's Office (vote)
  8.28.2013 progress report on Turkey (vote)
  8.29.EU strategy for the Arctic (vote)
 9.Explanations of vote
 10.Corrections to votes and voting intentions
 11.Approval of the minutes of the previous sitting
 12.Role and operations of the Troika with regard to the euro area programme countries - Employment and social aspects of the role and operations of the Troika (debate)
 13.EU priorities for the 25th session of the UN Human Rights Council (debate)
 14.Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund and Internal Security Fund (general provisions) ***I - Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund ***I - Internal Security Fund (Police cooperation, preventing and combating crime and crisis management) ***I - Internal Security Fund (External borders and visas) ***I (debate)
 15.High common level of network and information security ***I (debate)
 16.Union programme in the field of financial reporting and auditing 2014-2020 ***I (debate)
 17.Radio equipment ***I (debate)
 18.Agenda of the next sitting
 19.Closure of the sitting
 ATTENDANCE REGISTER


IN THE CHAIR: Martin SCHULZ
President

1. Opening of the sitting

The sitting opened at 8.30.


2. Delegated acts (Rule 87a)

The following draft delegated acts had been forwarded to Parliament:

- Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing Regulation (EU) No 1303/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down common provisions on the European Regional Development Fund, the European Social Fund, the Cohesion Fund, the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development and the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund and laying down general provisions on the European Regional Development Fund, the European Social Fund, the Cohesion Fund and the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (C(2014)01207 – 2014/2619(DEA))

Period for lodging objections: 2 months, starting from the date of receipt: 3 March 2014
Referred to committee responsible: REGI (Rule 50)

Opinion: EMPL (Rule 50)

- Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing Regulation (EU) No 1299/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to specific rules on eligibility of expenditure for cooperation programmes (C(2014)01229 – 2014/2623(DEA))
Period for lodging objections: 2 months, starting from the date of receipt: 4 March 2014
Referred to committee responsible: REGI

- Commission Delegated Regulation amending Delegated Regulation (EU) No 114/2013 as regards the 2010 average specific CO2 emissions specified for the manufacturer Great Wall Motor Company Limited (C(2014)01267 – 2014/2622(DEA))
Period for lodging objections: 2 months, starting from the date of receipt: 4 March 2014
Referred to committee responsible: ENVI (Rule 50)

Opinion: ITRE (Rule 50)

- Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing Directive 2013/36/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to regulatory technical standards with respect to qualitative and appropriate quantitative criteria to identify categories of staff whose professional activities have a material impact on an institution’s risk profile (C(2014)01332 – 2014/2621(DEA))
Period for lodging objections: 1 month, starting from the date of receipt:: 4 March 2014
Referred to committee responsible: ECON

- Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) amending Commission Delegated Regulations (EU) Nos 1059/2010, 1060/2010, 1061/2010, 1062/2010, 626/2011, 392/2012, 874/2012, 665/2013, 811/2013 and 812/2013 with regard to labelling of energy-related products on the Internet (C(2014)01371 – 2014/2626(DEA))
Period for lodging objections: 2 months, starting from the date of receipt: 5 March 2014
Referred to committee responsible: ITRE

- Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing Directive 2003/71/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to regulatory technical standards for publication of supplements to the prospectus (C(2014)01392 – 2014/2639(DEA))
Period for lodging objections: 1 month, starting from the date of receipt:: 7 March 2014
Referred to committee responsible: ECON

- Commission delegated Decision setting out criteria and conditions that European Reference Networks and healthcare providers wishing to join a European Reference Network must fulfil (C(2014)01408 – 2014/2643(DEA))
Period for lodging objections: 2 months, starting from the date of receipt: 10 March 2014
Referred to committee responsible: ENVI

- Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing Regulation (EU) No 1301/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to the detailed rules concerning the principles for the selection and management of innovative actions in the area of sustainable urban development to be supported by the European Regional Development Fund (C(2014)01410 – 2014/2647(DEA))
Period for lodging objections: 2 months, starting from the date of receipt: 11 March 2014
Referred to committee responsible: REGI

- Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing Regulation (EU) No 528/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the rules for the renewal of authorisations of biocidal products subject to mutual recognition (C(2014)01420 – 2014/2642(DEA))
Period for lodging objections: 2 months, starting from the date of receipt: 7 March 2014
Referred to committee responsible: ENVI (Rule 50)

Opinion: IMCO (Rule 50)

- Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing Regulation (EU) No 1151/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to conditions of use of the optional quality term ‘mountain product’ (C(2014)01445 – 2014/2650(DEA))
Period for lodging objections: 2 months, starting from the date of receipt: 11 March 2014
Referred to committee responsible: AGRI

- Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing Regulation (EU) No 1308/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council by amending Commission Regulation (EC) No 555/2008 as regards new measures under the national support programmes in the wine sector (C(2014)01446 – 2014/2652(DEA))
Period for lodging objections: 2 months, starting from the date of receipt: 11 March 2014
Referred to committee responsible: AGRI

- Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing Regulation (EU) No 1308/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council by amending Commission Regulation (EC) No 826/2008 as regards certain requirements related to the agricultural products benefiting from private storage aid (C(2014)01447 – 2014/2649(DEA))
Period for lodging objections: 2 months, starting from the date of receipt: 11 March 2014
Referred to committee responsible: AGRI

- Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing Regulation (EU) No1308/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the support programmes for the olive-oil and table-olives sector (C(2014)01449 – 2014/2646(DEA))
Period for lodging objections: 2 months, starting from the date of receipt: 11 March 2014
Referred to committee responsible: AGRI

- Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing Regulation (EU) No 1308/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council by amending Commission Regulation (EC) No 288/2009 as regards the granting of aid for accompanying measures in the framework of a School Fruit and Vegetables Scheme (C(2014)01450 – 2014/2645(DEA))
Period for lodging objections: 2 months, starting from the date of receipt: 11 March 2014
Referred to committee responsible: AGRI

- Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing Regulation (EU) No 1308/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council and Regulation (EU) No 1306/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council by amending Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 543/2011 relating to the fruit and vegetables and processed fruit and vegetables sectors (C(2014)01451 – 2014/2644(DEA))
Period for lodging objections: 2 months, starting from the date of receipt: 11 March 2014
Referred to committee responsible: AGRI

- Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing Regulation (EU) No 1306/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to public intervention expenditure (C(2014)01457 – 2014/2651(DEA))
Period for lodging objections: 2 months, starting from the date of receipt: 11 March 2014
Referred to committee responsible: AGRI

- Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing Council Regulation (EC) No 73/2009 and Regulation (EU) No 1307/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the basis of calculation for reductions to be applied to farmers by Member States due to the linear reduction of payments in 2014 and financial discipline for calendar year 2014 (C(2014)01538 – 2014/2653(DEA))
Period for lodging objections: 2 months, starting from the date of receipt: 11 March 2014
Referred to committee responsible: AGRI

- Commission Delegated Regulation supplementing Regulation (EU) No 1306/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to paying agencies and other bodies, financial management, clearance of accounts, securities and use of the euro (C(2014)01565 – 2014/2648(DEA))
Period for lodging objections: 2 months, starting from the date of receipt: 11 March 2014
Referred to committee responsible: AGRI.

The following corrigendum had been forwarded to Parliament:

- Corrigendum to Commission Delegated Regulation of 7 January 2014 on the European code of conduct on partnership in the framework of the European Structural and Investment Funds - C(2013)09651 final.

Referred to committee responsible: REGI

Opinion: EMPL, PECH, AGRI.


3. EU strategy for the Arctic (motions for resolutions tabled)

Statement by the Vice-President of the Commission and High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy: EU strategy for the Arctic (2013/2595(RSP))

The debate had been held on 17 April 2013 (minutes of 17.4.2013, item 18).

Motions for resolutions to wind up the debate tabled under Rule 110(2):

- Indrek Tarand, Isabella Lövin, Carl Schlyter, Margrete Auken, Satu Hassi and Iñaki Irazabalbeitia Fernández, on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, on the EU strategy for the Arctic (2013/2595(RSP)) (B7-0228/2014);

- Véronique De Keyser, Libor Rouček, Liisa Jaakonsaari, Jens Nilsson and Ivari Padar, on behalf of the S&D Group, on the EU strategy for the Arctic (2013/2595(RSP)) (B7-0229/2014);

- Anneli Jäätteenmäki, Pat the Cope Gallagher, Graham Watson and Olle Schmidt, on behalf of the ALDE Group, on the EU strategy for the Arctic (2013/2595(RSP)) (B7-0230/2014);

- Charles Tannock and Konrad Szymański, on behalf of the ECR Group, on the EU strategy for the Arctic (2013/2595(RSP)) (B7-0231/2014);

- José Ignacio Salafranca Sánchez-Neyra, Elmar Brok, Mairead McGuinness, Michael Gahler, Ivo Belet, Dubravka Šuica and Elena Băsescu, on behalf of the PPE Group, on the EU strategy for the Arctic (2013/2595(RSP)) (B7-0232/2014);

- Sabine Lösing, Willy Meyer, Jacky Hénin, Nikola Vuljanić, Patrick Le Hyaric and Marie-Christine Vergiat, on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group, on the EU strategy for the Arctic (2013/2595(RSP)) (B7-0233/2014).

Vote: minutes of 12.3.2014, item 8.29.


4. Implementing measures (Rule 88)

The following draft implementing measures falling under the regulatory procedure with scrutiny had been forwarded to Parliament:

- Commission Regulation amending Regulation (EC) No 152/2009 as regards the determination of the levels of dioxins and polychlorinated biphenyls (D030040/04 - 2014/2631(RPS) - deadline: 06/06/2014)
Referred to committee responsible: ENVI

- Commission Regulation on the continuing airworthiness of aircraft and aeronautical products, parts and appliances, and on the approval of organisations and personnel involved in these tasks (Recast) (D030320/02 - 2014/2633(RPS) - deadline: 06/06/2014)
Referred to committee responsible: TRAN

- Commission Regulation amending Annex III to Regulation (EC) No 853/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council and Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 854/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the specific requirements for handling large wild game and for the post-mortem inspection of wild game (D030616/03 - 2014/2613(RPS) - deadline: 28/05/2014)
Referred to committee responsible: ENVI

- Commission Regulation amending Regulations (EC) No 983/2009 and (EU) No 384/2010 as regards the conditions of use of certain health claims related to the lowering effect of plant sterols and plant stanols on blood LDL-cholesterol (D031056/03 - 2014/2641(RPS) - deadline: 08/06/2014)
Referred to committee responsible: ENVI (Rule 50)
opinion: IMCO (Rule 50)

- Commission Directive amending Directive 2006/126/EC on driving licences (D031424/03 - 2014/2615(RPS) - deadline: 28/05/2014)
Referred to committee responsible: TRAN

- Commission Directive amending Directive 2004/49/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards common safety indicators and common methods of calculating accident costs - (D031518/02 - 2014/2616(RPS) - deadline: 28/05/2014)
referred to committee responsible: TRAN

- Commission Regulation amending Annex XIV to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) (D031521/03 - 2014/2620(RPS) - deadline: 04/06/2014)
Referred to committee responsible: ENVI (Rule 50)
opinion: ITRE (Rule 50), IMCO (Rule 50)

- Commission Regulation amending Annex II to Regulation (EC) No 1333/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the use of caramel colours (E 150a-d) in beer and malt beverages (D031883/02 - 2014/2618(RPS) - deadline: 01/05/2014)
Referred to committee responsible: ENVI

- Commission Directive amending Appendix A of Annex II to Directive 2009/48/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the safety of toys, as regards nickel (D031909/02 - 2014/2614(RPS) - deadline: 28/05/2014)
Referred to committee responsible: IMCO

- Commission Regulation amending Annex II to Regulation (EC) No 1333/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council and the Annex to Commission Regulation (EU) No 231/2012 as regards the use of Advantame as a sweetener (D031989/02 - 2014/2617(RPS) - deadline: 01/05/2014)
Referred to committee responsible: ENVI

- Commission Regulation amending Regulation (EC) No 1881/2006 as regards maximum levels of erucic acid in vegetable oils and fats and foods containing vegetable oils and fats (D032022/02 - 2014/2654(RPS) - deadline: 12/06/2014)
Referred to committee responsible: ENVI

- Commission Regulation replacing Annex I to Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 of the European Parliament and of the Council (D032084/02 - 2014/2655(RPS) - deadline: 12/06/2014)
Referred to committee responsible: ENVI

- Commission Regulation amending Annex V to Regulation (EC) No 1223/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council on cosmetic products (D032140/02 - 2014/2640(RPS) - deadline: 08/06/2014)
Referred to committee responsible: ENVI

- Commission Regulation amending Annexes III, V and VI to Regulation (EC) No 1223/2009 of the European Parliament and the Council on cosmetic products (D032153/02 - 2014/2637(RPS) - deadline: 08/06/2014)
Referred to committee responsible: ENVI

- Commission Regulation amending Annex V to Regulation (EC) No 1223/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council on cosmetic products (D032154/02 - 2014/2638(RPS) - deadline: 08/06/2014)
Referred to committee responsible: ENVI

- Commission Regulation amending, for the purpose of its adaptation to technical progress, Regulation (EC) No 440/2008 laying down test methods pursuant to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) (D032186/01 - 2014/2624(RPS) - deadline: 05/06/2014)
Referred to committee responsible: ENVI (Rule 50)
opinion: ITRE (Rule 50), IMCO (Rule 50)

- Draft Commission Regulation amending the annexes to Regulation (EC) No 1059/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the establishment of a common classification of territorial units for statistics (NUTS) (D032263/01 - 2014/2635(RPS) - deadline: 06/06/2014)
Referred to committee responsible: REGI.


5. Preparations for the European Council meeting (20-21 March 2014) (debate)

Council and Commission statements: Preparations for the European Council meeting (20-21 March 2014) (2013/2699(RSP))

Dimitrios Kourkoulas (President-in-Office of the Council) and José Manuel Barroso (President of the Commission) made the statements.

The following spoke: Joseph Daul, on behalf of the PPE Group, who also replied to a blue-card question by Graham Watson, Hannes Swoboda, on behalf of the S&D Group, Guy Verhofstadt, on behalf of the ALDE Group, Rebecca Harms, on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, Jan Zahradil, on behalf of the ECR Group, Gabriele Zimmer, on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group, Nigel Farage, on behalf of the EFD Group, who refused to reply to the blue-card question by Nicole Sinclaire, and replied to a blue-card question by Mairead McGuinness, Andrew Henry William Brons, Non-attached Member, Marietta Giannakou, Elisa Ferreira, Jill Evans, Matteo Salvini, Herbert Reul, Enrique Guerrero Salom, Giovanni La Via, Pervenche Berès, Jean-Pierre Audy, who also replied to a blue-card question by Pervenche Berès, András Gyürk, Paulo Rangel and Lambert van Nistelrooij.

The following spoke under the 'catch-the-eye' procedure: Mairead McGuinness, Karin Kadenbach, Izaskun Bilbao Barandica, Tarja Cronberg, Peter van Dalen and Andrzej Grzyb.

IN THE CHAIR: Miguel Angel MARTÍNEZ MARTÍNEZ
Vice-President

The following spoke under the 'catch-the-eye' procedure: Csaba Sándor Tabajdi, Ivo Vajgl and Ana Gomes.

The following spoke: Olli Rehn (Vice-President of the Commission) and Dimitrios Kourkoulas.

The debate closed.


6. Invasion of Ukraine by Russia (debate)

Council and Commission statements: Invasion of Ukraine by Russia (2014/2627(RSP))

The President, on behalf of Parliament, welcomed Petro Poroshenko, Member of the Ukrainian Verkhovna Rada and Co-Chair of the EU-Ukraine Parliamentary Cooperation Committee, who had taken his seat in the distinguished visitors' gallery.

The President reiterated Parliament's support for the Ukrainian people and for the freedom, sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine.

Dimitrios Kourkoulas (President-in-Office of the Council) and José Manuel Barroso (President of the Commission) made the statements.

The following spoke: José Ignacio Salafranca Sánchez-Neyra, on behalf of the PPE Group, Hannes Swoboda, on behalf of the S&D Group, Johannes Cornelis van Baalen, on behalf of the ALDE Group, Rebecca Harms, on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, Ryszard Antoni Legutko, on behalf of the ECR Group, Nikola Vuljanić, on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group, Jacek Olgierd Kurski, on behalf of the EFD Group, Andreas Mölzer, Non-attached Member, Elmar Brok, Libor Rouček, Alexander Graf Lambsdorff, Mark Demesmaeker, Charles Tannock, Rolandas Paksas, Adrian Severin, Jacek Saryusz-Wolski, Ana Gomes, Gerben-Jan Gerbrandy, Paweł Robert Kowal, Ewald Stadler, Arnaud Danjean, Knut Fleckenstein, Ria Oomen-Ruijten, Vilija Blinkevičiūtė, Krzysztof Lisek, Emine Bozkurt, Michael Gahler, Francisco José Millán Mon, Eduard Kukan, Cristian Dan Preda, Davor Ivo Stier and György Schöpflin.

The following spoke under the 'catch-the-eye' procedure: Sandra Kalniete, Ioan Mircea Paşcu, Phil Bennion, Tarja Cronberg, Ruža Tomašić, Charalampos Angourakis, Andrew Henry William Brons, Kinga Gál, Csaba Sándor Tabajdi, Graham Watson, Tatjana Ždanoka and Paul Murphy.

The following spoke: Štefan Füle (Member of the Commission) and Dimitrios Kourkoulas.

Motions for resolutions to wind up the debate tabled under Rule 110(2):

- Martin Callanan, Charles Tannock, Ryszard Antoni Legutko, Paweł Robert Kowal, Tomasz Piotr Poręba, Ryszard Czarnecki, Adam Bielan, Ruža Tomašić, Marek Henryk Migalski and Valdemar Tomaševski, on behalf of the ECR Group, on the invasion of Ukraine by Russia (2014/2627(RSP)) (B7-0263/2014);

- José Ignacio Salafranca Sánchez-Neyra, Elmar Brok, Mairead McGuinness, Jacek Saryusz-Wolski, Laima Liucija Andrikienė, Roberta Angelilli, Sophie Auconie, Elena Băsescu, Ivo Belet, Jerzy Buzek, Arnaud Danjean, Mário David, Anne Delvaux, Michael Gahler, Andrzej Grzyb, Gunnar Hökmark, Anna Ibrisagic, Tunne Kelam, Andrey Kovatchev, Jan Kozłowski, Eduard Kukan, Krzysztof Lisek, Elżbieta Katarzyna Łukacijewska, Monica Luisa Macovei, Ria Oomen-Ruijten, Alojz Peterle, Andrej Plenković, Bernd Posselt, Cristian Dan Preda, György Schöpflin, Davor Ivo Stier, Dubravka Šuica, Inese Vaidere and Philippe Juvin, on behalf of the PPE Group, on the invasion of Ukraine by Russia (2014/2627(RSP)) (B7-0264/2014);

- Hannes Swoboda, Libor Rouček, Ana Gomes, Marek Siwiec, Tonino Picula, Knut Fleckenstein, Evgeni Kirilov, Maria Eleni Koppa, Liisa Jaakonsaari, Boris Zala, Wolfgang Kreissl-Dörfler, Victor Boştinaru, Ivari Padar, Emine Bozkurt and Jo Leinen, on behalf of the S&D Group, on the invasion of Ukraine by Russia (2014/2627(RSP)) (B7-0265/2014);

- Rebecca Harms, Mark Demesmaeker, Werner Schulz, Tarja Cronberg, Ulrike Lunacek, Nicole Kiil-Nielsen, Raül Romeva i Rueda, Nikos Chrysogelos and Helga Trüpel, on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, on the invasion of Ukraine by Russia (2014/2627(RSP)) (B7-0266/2014);

- Guy Verhofstadt, Johannes Cornelis van Baalen, Marielle de Sarnez, Louis Michel, Marietje Schaake, Graham Watson, Leonidas Donskis, Ivo Vajgl, Sarah Ludford, Gerben-Jan Gerbrandy, Jan Mulder, Robert Rochefort, Olle Schmidt and Nathalie Griesbeck, on behalf of the ALDE Group, on the invasion of Ukraine by Russia (2014/2627(RSP)) (B7-0267/2014);

- Nikola Vuljanić, Marie-Christine Vergiat, Younous Omarjee and Patrick Le Hyaric, on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group, on Ukraine (2014/2627(RSP)) (B7-0268/2014).

The debate closed.

Vote: minutes of 13.3.2014, item 14.12.

(The sitting was suspended for a short period until voting time.)

IN THE CHAIR: Rainer WIELAND
Vice-President


7. Composition of Parliament

The Italian authorities had given notice of the election of Giovanni Barbagallo to replace Francesca Barracciu as Member of Parliament with effect from 11 March 2014.

In accordance with Article 7(1) of the Act of 20 September 1976 concerning the election of the Members of the European Parliament by direct universal suffrage, and with Rule 4(1) and (4) of its Rules of Procedure, Parliament noted the election of Giovanni Barbagallo with effect from 11 March 2014.

Under Rule 3(2), until such time as his credentials had been verified or a ruling had been given on any dispute, and provided that he had previously made a written declaration stating that he did not hold any office incompatible with that of Member of the European Parliament, Giovanni Barbagallo would take his seat in Parliament and on its bodies and would enjoy all the rights attaching thereto.

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The following spoke: Jean-Pierre Audy on phone-tapping in France (the President in the chair said he would pass on Mr Audy's comments to the President of Parliament).


8. Voting time

Detailed voting results (amendments, separate and split votes, etc.) appear in the Results of Votes annex to the minutes.

The results of roll-call votes are available in electronic form only, as an annex to the minutes, and can be accessed via Europarl.


8.1. Pakistan's regional role and political relations with the EU (Rule 138) (vote)

Report on Pakistan's regional role and political relations with the EU [2013/2168(INI)] - Committee on Foreign Affairs. Rapporteur: Boris Zala (A7-0117/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 1)

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION

Adopted by single vote (P7_TA(2014)0208)


8.2. Anti-missile shield for Europe (Rule 138) (vote)

Report on an anti-missile shield for Europe and its political and strategic implications [2013/2170(INI)] - Committee on Foreign Affairs. Rapporteur: Sampo Terho (A7-0109/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 2)

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION

Adopted by single vote (P7_TA(2014)0209)


8.3. European fishing sector and the EU-Thailand free trade agreement (Rule 138) (vote)

Report on the situation and future prospects of the European fishing sector in the context of the Free Trade Agreement between the EU and Thailand [2013/2179(INI)] - Committee on Fisheries. Rapporteur: Gabriel Mato (A7-0130/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 3)

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION

Adopted by single vote (P7_TA(2014)0210)


8.4. European gastronomic heritage (Rule 138) (vote)

Report on the European gastronomic heritage: cultural and educational aspects [2013/2181(INI)] - Committee on Culture and Education. Rapporteur: Santiago Fisas Ayxelà (A7-0127/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 4)

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION

Adopted by single vote (P7_TA(2014)0211)


8.5. Protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data ***I (Rule 138) (vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (General Data Protection Regulation) [COM(2012)0011 - C7-0025/2012 - 2012/0011(COD)] - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. Rapporteur: Jan Philipp Albrecht (A7-0402/2013)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 5)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL, AMENDMENTS and DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted by single vote (P7_TA(2014)0212)

The following had spoken:

Jan Philipp Albrecht (rapporteur), before the vote.


8.6. Protection of the euro against counterfeiting (Pericles 2020) *** (Rule 138) (vote)

Recommendation on the draft Council regulation extending to the non-participating Member States the application of Regulation (EU) No …/2012 establishing an exchange, assistance and training programme for the protection of the euro against counterfeiting (the ‘Pericles 2020’ programme) [16616/2013 - C7-0463/2013 - 2011/0446(APP)] - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. Rapporteur: Agustín Díaz de Mera García Consuegra (A7-0152/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 6)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted by single vote (P7_TA(2014)0213)

Parliament approved the Council's draft regulation.


8.7. EU-Azerbaijan Agreement on the facilitation of the issuance of visas *** (Rule 138) (vote)

Recommendation on the draft Council decision on the conclusion of the Agreement between the European Union and the Republic of Azerbaijan on the facilitation of the issuance of visas [17846/2013 - C7-0078/2014 - 2013/0356(NLE)] - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. Rapporteur: Mariya Gabriel (A7-0155/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 7)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted by single vote (P7_TA(2014)0214)

Parliament consented to the conclusion of the agreement.


8.8. EU-Azerbaijan Agreement on the readmission of persons residing without authorisation *** (vote)

Recommendation on the draft Council decision on the conclusion of the Agreement between the European Union and the Republic of Azerbaijan on the readmission of persons residing without authorisation [15596/2013 - C7-0079/2014 - 2013/0358(NLE)] - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. Rapporteur: Mariya Gabriel (A7-0154/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 8)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0215)

Parliament consented to the conclusion of the agreement.


8.9. Humanitarian engagement of armed non-State actors in child protection (vote)

Report with a proposal for a European Parliament recommendation to the Council on humanitarian engagement of armed non-state actors in child protection [2014/2012(INI)] - Committee on Development. Rapporteur: Judith Sargentini (A7-0160/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 9)

PROPOSAL FOR A RECOMMENDATION TO THE COUNCIL

Deemed to be adopted (P7_TA(2014)0216)


8.10. Number of interparliamentary delegations, delegations to joint interparliamentary committees and delegations to parliamentary cooperation committees and multilateral Parliamentary Assemblies (vote)

Proposal for a decision, pursuant to Rule 198, by the Conference of Presidents, on the number of interparliamentary delegations, delegations to joint parliamentary committees and delegations to parliamentary cooperation committees and to multilateral parliamentary assemblies (2014/2632(RSO)) (B7-0240/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 10)

PROPOSAL FOR A DECISION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0217)


8.11. Provision of food information to consumers as regards the definition of 'engineered nanomaterials' (vote)

Motion for a resolution B7-0185/2014

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 11)

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0218)


8.12. Processing of personal data for the purposes of crime prevention ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data by competent authorities for the purposes of prevention, investigation, detection or prosecution of criminal offences or the execution of criminal penalties, and the free movement of such data [COM(2012)0010 - C7-0024/2012 - 2012/0010(COD)] - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. Rapporteur: Dimitrios Droutsas (A7-0403/2013)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 12)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0219)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0219)


8.13. Implementation of the Single European Sky ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the implementation of the Single European Sky (recast) [COM(2013)0410 - C7-0171/2013 - 2013/0186(COD)] - Committee on Transport and Tourism. Rapporteur: Marian-Jean Marinescu (A7-0095/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 13)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0220)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0220)


8.14. Aerodromes, air traffic management and air navigation services ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EC) No 216/2008 in the field of aerodromes, air traffic management and air navigation services [COM(2013)0409 - C7-0169/2013 - 2013/0187(COD)] - Committee on Transport and Tourism. Rapporteur: David-Maria Sassoli (A7-0098/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 14)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0221)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0221)


8.15. Package travel and assisted travel arrangements ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on package travel and assisted travel arrangements, amending Regulation (EC) No 2006/2004, Directive 2011/83/EU and repealing Council Directive 90/314/EEC [COM(2013)0512 - C7-0215/2013 - 2013/0246(COD)] - Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection. Rapporteur: Hans-Peter Mayer (A7-0124/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 15)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0222)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0222)


8.16. Fluorinated greenhouse gases ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on fluorinated greenhouse gases [COM(2012)0643 - C7-0370/2012 - 2012/0305(COD)] - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety. Rapporteur: Bas Eickhout (A7-0240/2013)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 16)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0223)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0223)


8.17. Freedom of movement for workers ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on measures facilitating the exercise of rights conferred on workers in the context of freedom of movement for workers [COM(2013)0236 - C7-0114/2013 - 2013/0124(COD)] - Committee on Employment and Social Affairs. Rapporteur: Edit Bauer (A7-0386/2013)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 17)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0224)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0224)

The following had spoken:

Edit Bauer (rapporteur), to clarify Amendment 64 and ask Parliament to adopt it.


8.18. Assessment of the effects of certain public and private projects on the environment (final vote)

Report on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2011/92/EU of the assessment of the effects of certain public and private projects on the environment [COM(2012)0628 - C7-0367/2012 - 2012/0297(COD)] - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety. Rapporteur: Andrea Zanoni (A7-0277/2013)

The debate had been held on 8 October 2013 (minutes of 8.10.2013, item 6 and minutes of 8.10.2013, item 8).

The vote had taken place on 9 October 2013 (minutes of 9.10.2013, item 8.1).

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 18)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENT

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0225)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0225)


8.19. Statistics relating to external trade with non-member countries (delegated and implementing powers) ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EC) No 471/2009 on Community statistics relating to external trade with non-member countries as regards conferring of delegated and implementing powers upon the Commission for the adoption of certain measures [COM(2013)0579 - C7-0243/2013 - 2013/0279(COD)] - Committee on International Trade. Rapporteur: Vital Moreira (A7-0042/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 19)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0226)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0226)


8.20. Copernicus programme ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing the Copernicus Programme and repealing Regulation (EU) No 911/2010 [COM(2013)0312 - C7-0195/2013 - 2013/0164(COD)] - Committee on Industry, Research and Energy. Rapporteur: Vittorio Prodi (A7-0027/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 20)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0227)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0227)

The following had spoken:

Andris Piebalgs (Member of the Commission), after the vote.


8.21. European GNSS Agency ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EU) No 912/2010 setting up the European GNSS Agency [COM(2013)0040 - C7-0031/2013 - 2013/0022(COD)] - Committee on Industry, Research and Energy. Rapporteur: Amalia Sartori (A7-0364/2013)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 21)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0228)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0228)


8.22. Priorities for EU relations with the Eastern partnership countries (vote)

Report on assessing and setting priorities for EU relations with the Eastern Partnership countries [2013/2149(INI)] - Committee on Foreign Affairs. Rapporteur: Paweł Robert Kowal (A7-0157/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 22)

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0229)

The following had spoken:

Krzysztof Lisek had moved an oral amendment to paragraph 17, which had been accepted.

Sergio Paolo Francesco Silvestris on the conduct of the vote.


8.23. US NSA surveillance programme, surveillance bodies in various Member States and impact on EU citizens' fundamental rights (vote)

Report on the US NSA surveillance programme, surveillance bodies in various Member States and their impact on EU citizens’ fundamental rights and on transatlantic cooperation in Justice and Home Affairs [2013/2188(INI)] - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. Rapporteur: Claude Moraes (A7-0139/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 23)

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0230)


8.24. Evaluation of justice in relation to criminal justice and the rule of law (vote)

Report on evaluation of justice in relation to criminal justice and the rule of law [2014/2006(INI)] - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. Rapporteur: Kinga Göncz (A7-0122/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 24)

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0231)


8.25. Preparing for a fully converged audiovisual world (vote)

Report on Preparing for a Fully Converged Audiovisual World [2013/2180(INI)] - Committee on Culture and Education. Rapporteur: Sabine Verheyen (A7-0057/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 25)

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0232)


8.26. EU citizenship report 2013 (vote)

Report on the EU Citizenship Report 2013. EU citizens: your rights, your future [2013/2186(INI)] - Committee on Petitions. Rapporteur: Nikolaos Salavrakos (A7-0107/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 26)

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0233)


8.27. European Public Prosecutor's Office (vote)

Interim report on the proposal for a Council regulation on the establishment of the European Public Prosecutor's Office [COM(2013)0534 - 2013/0255(APP)] - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. Rapporteur: Salvatore Iacolino (A7-0141/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 27)

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0234)

The following had spoken:

Salvatore Iacolino (rapporteur), before the vote.


8.28. 2013 progress report on Turkey (vote)

Motion for a resolution B7-0241/2014

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 28)

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0235)

The following had spoken:

Jorgo Chatzimarkakis had moved an oral amendment to paragraph 24, which had been accepted.


8.29. EU strategy for the Arctic (vote)

Motions for resolutions B7-0228/2014, B7-0229/2014, B7-0230/2014, B7-0231/2014, B7-0232/2014 and B7-0233/2014

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 29)

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION B7-0228/2014

Rejected

JOINT MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION RC-B7-0229/2014

(replacing B7-0229/2014, B7-0230/2014, B7-0231/2014 and B7-0232/2014):

tabled by the following Members:

José Ignacio Salafranca Sánchez-Neyra, Elmar Brok, Mairead McGuinness, Michael Gahler, Ivo Belet, Dubravka Šuica, Elena Băsescu, Andrej Plenković, Davor Ivo Stier, Petri Sarvamaa and Sari Essayah, on behalf of the PPE Group,

Véronique De Keyser, Libor Rouček, Liisa Jaakonsaari, Jens Nilsson and Ivari Padar, on behalf of the S&D Group,

Anneli Jäätteenmäki, Pat the Cope Gallagher, Graham Watson and Olle Schmidt, on behalf of the ALDE Group,

Charles Tannock and Konrad Szymański, on behalf of the ECR Group.

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0236)

(Motion for a resolution B7-0233/2014 fell.)

The following had spoken:

Michael Gahler had moved an oral amendment to citation 13, which had been accepted.


9. Explanations of vote

Written explanations of vote:

Explanations of vote submitted in writing under Rule 170 appear in the Verbatim Report of Proceedings for the sitting.

Oral explanations of vote:

Report: Dimitrios Droutsas - A7-0403/2013
Dubravka Šuica and Daniel Hannan

Report: Marian-Jean Marinescu - A7-0095/2014
Dubravka Šuica, Adam Bielan, Anna Záborská, Giommaria Uggias, Charles Tannock and Daniel Hannan

Report: David-Maria Sassoli - A7-0098/2014
Dubravka Šuica and Anna Záborská

Report: Hans-Peter Mayer - A7-0124/2014
Dieter-Lebrecht Koch, Roberta Angelilli, Dubravka Šuica, Adam Bielan, Oleg Valjalo, Giommaria Uggias and Andrej Plenković

Report: Bas Eickhout - A7-0240/2013
Dubravka Šuica

Report: Edit Bauer - A7-0386/2013
Joseph Cuschieri, on behalf of the S&D Group, Dubravka Šuica, Ruža Tomašić, Davor Ivo Stier, Anna Záborská, Oleg Valjalo, Sandra Petrović Jakovina, Andrej Plenković, Roberta Angelilli, Krisztina Morvai, Biljana Borzan and Marian Harkin

Report: Andrea Zanoni - A7-0277/2013
Joseph Cuschieri, on behalf of the S&D Group, Roberta Angelilli, Dubravka Šuica, Andrej Plenković and Marian Harkin

Report: Paweł Robert Kowal - A7-0157/2014
Mitro Repo, Zdravka Bušić, Adam Bielan, Ewald Stadler, Anna Záborská, Oleg Valjalo, Charles Tannock and Andrej Plenković

Report: Claude Moraes - A7-0139/2014
Axel Voss, on behalf of the PPE Group, Rina Ronja Kari, Mitro Repo, Paul Murphy, Ewald Stadler, Sandra Petrović Jakovina and Anna Maria Corazza Bildt

Report: Salvatore Iacolino - A7-0141/2014
Roberta Angelilli, Sandra Petrović Jakovina and Andrej Plenković

2013 progress report on Turkey - (2013/2945(RSP)) - B7-0241/2014
Mitro Repo, Ewald Stadler, Paul Murphy, Zdravka Bušić, Anna Záborská, Roberta Angelilli, Andrej Plenković and Anna Maria Corazza Bildt

EU strategy for the Arctic - (2013/2595(RSP)) - B7-0228/2014, RC-B7-0229/2014
Mitro Repo and Andrej Plenković.


10. Corrections to votes and voting intentions

Corrections to votes and voting intentions appear on the 'Séance en direct' website under 'Votes'/'Voting results'/'Roll-call votes'. They are published in hard copy in the Result of roll-call votes annex.

The electronic version on Europarl will be regularly updated for a maximum of two weeks after the day of the vote concerned.

After the two-week deadline has passed, the list of corrections to votes and voting intentions will be finalised so that it can be translated and published in the Official Journal.


(The sitting was suspended at 14.10 and resumed at 15.00.)

IN THE CHAIR: Roberta ANGELILLI
Vice-President

11. Approval of the minutes of the previous sitting

The minutes of the previous sitting were approved.


12. Role and operations of the Troika with regard to the euro area programme countries - Employment and social aspects of the role and operations of the Troika (debate)

Report on the enquiry on the role and operations of the Troika (ECB, Commission and IMF) with regard to the euro area programme countries [2013/2277(INI)] - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs. Rapporteurs: Othmar Karas and Liem Hoang Ngoc (A7-0149/2014)

Report on Employment and social aspects of the role and operations of the Troika (ECB, Commission and IMF) with regard to euro area programme countries [2014/2007(INI)] - Committee on Employment and Social Affairs. Rapporteur: Alejandro Cercas (A7-0135/2014)

Othmar Karas, Liem Hoang Ngoc, who also replied to a blue-card question by Lajos Bokros, and Alejandro Cercas presented their reports.

The following spoke: Olli Rehn (Vice-President of the Commission) and László Andor (Member of the Commission).

The following spoke: Michael Theurer (rapporteur for the opinion of the CONT Committee), Helmut Scholz (rapporteur for the opinion of the AFCO Committee), Regina Bastos, on behalf of the PPE Group, who also replied to a blue-card question by Ana Gomes, Emer Costello, on behalf of the S&D Group, Nils Torvalds, on behalf of the ALDE Group, Philippe Lamberts, on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, Derk Jan Eppink, on behalf of the ECR Group, Nikolaos Chountis, on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group, Sampo Terho, on behalf of the EFD Group, Hans-Peter Martin, Non-attached Member, Jean-Paul Gauzès who also replied to a blue-card question by Philippe Lamberts, Pervenche Berès, Marian Harkin, Marije Cornelissen, Lajos Bokros, Marisa Matias, Mara Bizzotto, who also replied to a blue-card question by Michael Theurer, Ewald Stadler, Pablo Zalba Bidegain, who also replied to a blue-card question by Raül Romeva i Rueda, Anni Podimata, Sylvie Goulard, Rui Tavares, Peter van Dalen, who also replied to two blue-card questions by Rui Tavares and Antigoni Papadopoulou, Paul Murphy and Derek Roland Clark.

IN THE CHAIR: Anni PODIMATA
Vice-President

The following spoke: Nicole Sinclaire, Markus Ferber, who also replied to two blue-card questions by Karin Kadenbach and Michael Theurer, Werner Langen on the blue-card procedure (the President drew his attention to the relevant rules), Peter Simon, Phil Bennion, Bas Eickhout, Inês Cristina Zuber, Bas Belder, Auke Zijlstra, Rodi Kratsa-Tsagaropoulou, who also replied to a blue-card question by Theodoros Skylakakis, Edite Estrela, Olle Schmidt, who also replied to a blue-card question by Michèle Rivasi, Nikos Chrysogelos, Kyriacos Triantaphyllides, Claudio Morganti, Antigoni Papadopoulou, Theodoros Skylakakis, Michèle Rivasi, Martina Anderson, Nikolaos Salavrakos, Burkhard Balz, Antolín Sánchez Presedo, Pat the Cope Gallagher, Karima Delli, Willy Meyer, Konstantinos Poupakis, Sylvana Rapti, Jorgo Chatzimarkakis, Malika Benarab-Attou, Charalampos Angourakis, Theodor Dumitru Stolojan, Leonardo Domenici, Sari Essayah, Evelyn Regner, Krišjānis Kariņš, Olle Ludvigsson, Sławomir Nitras, Elisa Ferreira, Thomas Mann, Ivana Maletić, Herbert Reul, Diogo Feio, who also replied to a blue-card question by Ana Gomes, and Werner Langen.

IN THE CHAIR: László SURJÁN
Vice-President

The following spoke under the 'catch-the-eye' procedure: Seán Kelly, Sophocles Sophocleous, Iñaki Irazabalbeitia Fernández, Andrew Henry William Brons, Ana Gomes and Krisztina Morvai.

The following spoke: László Andor, Othmar Karas, Liem Hoang Ngoc and Alejandro Cercas.

The debate closed.

Vote: minutes of 13.3.2014, item 14.3 and minutes of 13.3.2014, item 14.4.


13. EU priorities for the 25th session of the UN Human Rights Council (debate)

Statement by the Vice-President of the Commission and High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy: EU priorities for the 25th session of the UN Human Rights Council (2014/2612(RSP))

Dimitrios Kourkoulas (President-in-Office of the Council) made the statement on behalf of Catherine Ashton (Vice-President of the Commission/High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy).

The following spoke: Laima Liucija Andrikienė, on behalf of the PPE Group, Véronique De Keyser, on behalf of the S&D Group, Leonidas Donskis, on behalf of the ALDE Group, Barbara Lochbihler, on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, Charles Tannock, on behalf of the ECR Group, Marie-Christine Vergiat, on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group, Rolandas Paksas, on behalf of the EFD Group, Franz Obermayr, Non-attached Member, Andrzej Grzyb, Richard Howitt, Marietje Schaake, Adam Bielan, Francisco José Millán Mon, Ana Gomes, Struan Stevenson, Sari Essayah, Joanna Senyszyn, Marek Henryk Migalski, Eduard Kukan, Pino Arlacchi, Alf Svensson, Zdravka Bušić, Andrej Plenković and Elena Băsescu.

The following spoke under the 'catch-the-eye' procedure: Zbigniew Zaleski, Nirj Deva, João Ferreira, Krisztina Morvai and Geoffrey Van Orden.

The following spoke: Dimitrios Kourkoulas.

Motions for resolutions to wind up the debate tabled under Rule 110(2):

- Leonidas Donskis, Marietje Schaake, Olle Schmidt and Graham Watson, on behalf of the ALDE Group, on the EU’s Priorities for the 25th Session of the UN Human Rights Council (2014/2612(RSP)) (B7-0234/2014);

- Laima Liucija Andrikienė, Eduard Kukan, Andrzej Grzyb, Tunne Kelam, Cristian Dan Preda, Kinga Gál, Andrej Plenković, Alf Svensson, Zdravka Bušić, Elena Băsescu and Roberta Angelilli, on behalf of the PPE Group, on the EU’s priorities for the 25th session of the UN Human Rights Council (2014/2612(RSP)) (B7-0235/2014);

- Barbara Lochbihler, on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, on the EU’s priorities for the 25th session of the UN Human Rights Council (2014/2612(RSP)) (B7-0236/2014);

- Véronique De Keyser, Pino Arlacchi, Ana Gomes, Richard Howitt, Raimon Obiols, Joanna Senyszyn and Jörg Leichtfried, on the EU’s priorities for the 25th session of the UN Human Rights Council (2014/2612(RSP)) (B7-0237/2014);

- Marie-Christine Vergiat, Patrick Le Hyaric, Jacky Hénin, Willy Meyer, Nikola Vuljanić, Kyriacos Triantaphyllides, Takis Hadjigeorgiou, Alda Sousa and Marisa Matias, on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group, on Parliament’s position for the 25th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (2014/2612(RSP)) (B7-0238/2014).

The debate closed.

Vote: minutes of 13.3.2014, item 14.16.


IN THE CHAIR: Alejo VIDAL-QUADRAS
Vice-President

14. Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund and Internal Security Fund (general provisions) ***I - Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund ***I - Internal Security Fund (Police cooperation, preventing and combating crime and crisis management) ***I - Internal Security Fund (External borders and visas) ***I (debate)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down general provisions on the Asylum and Migration Fund and on the instrument for financial support for police cooperation, preventing and combating crime, and crisis management [COM(2011)0752 - C7-0444/2011 - 2011/0367(COD)] - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. Rapporteur: Lorenzo Fontana (A7-0021/2014)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing the Asylum and Migration Fund [COM(2011)0751 - C7-0443/2011 - 2011/0366(COD)] - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. Rapporteur: Sylvie Guillaume (A7-0022/2014)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing, as part of the Internal Security Fund, the instrument for financial support for police cooperation, preventing and combating crime, and crisis management [COM(2011)0753 - C7-0445/2011 - 2011/0368(COD)] - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. Rapporteur: Salvatore Iacolino (A7-0026/2014)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing, as part of the Internal Security Fund, the instrument for financial support for external borders and visa [COM(2011)0750 - C7-0441/2011- 2011/0365(COD)] - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. Rapporteur: Marian-Jean Marinescu (A7-0025/2014)

Lorenzo Fontana, Sylvie Guillaume, Salvatore Iacolino and Marian-Jean Marinescu presented their reports.

The following spoke: Dimitrios Kourkoulas (President-in-Office of the Council) and Cecilia Malmström (Member of the Commission).

The following spoke: Sophocles Sophocleous (rapporteur for the opinion of the AFET Committee), Dominique Riquet (rapporteur for the opinion of the BUDG Committee), Monika Hohlmeier (rapporteur for the opinion of the BUDG Committee), Hubert Pirker, on behalf of the PPE Group, Tanja Fajon, on behalf of the S&D Group, Jan Mulder, on behalf of the ALDE Group, Ska Keller, on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, Timothy Kirkhope, on behalf of the ECR Group, Marie-Christine Vergiat, on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group, Auke Zijlstra, Non-attached Member, who also replied to a blue-card question by Ana Gomes, Georgios Papanikolaou, Ioan Enciu, Nadja Hirsch, Rui Tavares, Cristiana Muscardini, Philip Claeys, who also replied to two blue-card questions by Ana Gomes and Rui Tavares, Mariya Gabriel, Iliana Iotova, Nick Griffin, who also replied to a blue-card question by Ana Gomes, Roberta Angelilli, Patrizia Toia, Tonino Picula and Silvia Costa.

The following spoke under the 'catch-the-eye' procedure: Dubravka Šuica.

The following spoke: Cecilia Malmström, Dimitrios Kourkoulas, Lorenzo Fontana, Sylvie Guillaume and Salvatore Iacolino.

IN THE CHAIR: Oldřich VLASÁK
Vice-President

The following spoke: Marian-Jean Marinescu.

The debate closed.

Vote: minutes of 13.3.2014, item 14.1, minutes of 13.3.2014, item 14.5, minutes of 13.3.2014, item 14.6 and minutes of 13.3.2014, item 14.7.


15. High common level of network and information security ***I (debate)

Report on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning measures to ensure a high common level of network and information security across the Union [COM(2013)0048 - C7-0035/2013 - 2013/0027(COD)] - Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection. Rapporteur: Andreas Schwab (A7-0103/2014)

Andreas Schwab introduced the report.

The following spoke: Neelie Kroes (Vice-President of the Commission).

The following spoke: Carl Schlyter (rapporteur for the opinion of the LIBE Committee), Ana Gomes (rapporteur for the opinion of the AFET Committee), Pilar del Castillo Vera (rapporteur for the opinion of the ITRE Committee), Vicente Miguel Garcés Ramón, on behalf of the S&D Group, Norica Nicolai, on behalf of the ALDE Group, Christian Engström, on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, Adam Bielan, on behalf of the ECR Group, Erik Bánki, Ivailo Kalfin, Evžen Tošenovský, Evelyne Gebhardt and Vicky Ford.

The following spoke under the 'catch-the-eye' procedure: Silvia-Adriana Ţicău and Malcolm Harbour.

The following spoke: Neelie Kroes and Andreas Schwab.

The debate closed.

Vote: minutes of 13.3.2014, item 14.8.


16. Union programme in the field of financial reporting and auditing 2014-2020 ***I (debate)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on establishing a Union programme to support specific activities in the field of financial reporting and auditing for the period of 2014-2020 [COM(2012)0782 - C7-0417/2012 - 2012/0364(COD)] - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs. Rapporteur: Theodor Dumitru Stolojan (A7-0315/2013)

Theodor Dumitru Stolojan introduced the report.

The following spoke: Neelie Kroes (Vice-President of the Commission).

The following spoke: Dimitar Stoyanov (rapporteur for the opinion of the JURI Committee), Saïd El Khadraoui, on behalf of the S&D Group, Wolf Klinz, on behalf of the ALDE Group, and Syed Kamall, on behalf of the ECR Group.

The following spoke under the 'catch-the-eye' procedure: Silvia-Adriana Ţicău.

The following spoke: Neelie Kroes and Theodor Dumitru Stolojan.

The debate closed.

Vote: minutes of 13.3.2014, item 14.9.


17. Radio equipment ***I (debate)

Report on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the harmonisation of the laws of the Member States relating to the making available on the market of radio equipment [COM(2012)0584 - C7-0333/2012 - 2012/0283(COD)] - Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection. Rapporteur: Barbara Weiler (A7-0316/2013)

Barbara Weiler introduced the report.

The following spoke: Neelie Kroes (Vice-President of the Commission).

The following spoke: Wim van de Camp, on behalf of the PPE Group, Catherine Stihler, on behalf of the S&D Group, Andreas Schwab, Sergio Gaetano Cofferati, Zuzana Roithová and Silvia-Adriana Ţicău.

The following spoke under the 'catch-the-eye' procedure: Malcolm Harbour and Biljana Borzan.

The following spoke: Neelie Kroes and Barbara Weiler.

The debate closed.

Vote: minutes of 13.3.2014, item 14.10.


18. Agenda of the next sitting

The agenda of the next day's sitting had been established ('Agenda' PE 529.495/OJJE).


19. Closure of the sitting

The sitting closed at 22.35.

Klaus Welle

Miguel Angel Martínez Martínez

Secretary-General

Vice-President


ATTENDANCE REGISTER

Present:

Abela Baldacchino, Agnew, Albrecht, Alfonsi, Allam, Alves, Anderson Martina, Andreasen, Andrés Barea, Andrieu, Andrikienė, Angelilli, Angourakis, Antonescu, Arias Echeverría, Arlacchi, Arsenis, Ashworth, Atkins, Attard-Montalto, Auconie, Audy, Auken, Ayala Sender, Aylward, Ayuso, van Baalen, Bach, Badia i Cutchet, Bagó, Baldini, Balz, Balzani, Bánki, Bartolozzi, Băsescu, Bastos, Batten, Bauer, Bearder, Becker, Belder, Belet, Bélier, Benarab-Attou, Bendtsen, Bennahmias, Bennion, Berès, Berlato, Berlinguer, Berman, Berra, Bertot, Besset, Bicep, Bielan, Bilbao Barandica, Binev, Bizzotto, Blinkevičiūtė, Bloom, Bodu, Böge, Bokros, Bonanini, Bonsignore, Borghezio, Borissov, Borys, Borzan, Boştinaru, Boulland, Bové, Bowles, Bozkurt, Bradbourn, Bratkowski, Breyer, Brok, Brons, Brzobohatá, Bullmann, Bušić, Cadec, Callanan, van de Camp, Campbell Bannerman, Cancian, Capoulas Santos, Caronna, Carvalho, Casa, Cashman, Casini, Caspary, Castex, del Castillo Vera, Cavada, Cercas, Češková, Chatzimarkakis, Chichester, Childers, Chountis, Christensen, Chrysogelos, Claeys, Clark, Cliveti, Cochet, Coelho, Cofferati, Colman, Comi, Corazza Bildt, Cornelissen, Correa Zamora, Correia de Campos, Cortés Lastra, Costa, Costello, Cottigny, Cozzolino, Cramer, Creutzmann, Cronberg, Crowley, Cuschieri, Cutaş, Czarnecki, Daerden, van Dalen, Dăncilă, Danellis, Danjean, (The Earl of) Dartmouth, Dati, Daul, David, Davies, De Angelis, De Castro, De Keyser, Delli, Delvaux, De Martini, Demesmaeker, De Mita, de Sarnez, Désir, Deß, Deva, Díaz de Mera García Consuegra, Dodds Diane, Domenici, Donskis, Dorfmann, Droutsas, Duff, Durant, Dušek, Ehler, Ehrenhauser, Eickhout, El Khadraoui, Enciu, Engel, Engström, Eppink, Ernst, Ertug, Essayah, Estaràs Ferragut, Estrela, Evans, Fajmon, Farage, Färm, Feio, Ferber, Fernandes, Ferreira Elisa, Ferreira João, Fidanza, Fisas Ayxelà, Fjellner, Flasarová, Flašíková Beňová, Fleckenstein, Florenz, Fontana, Ford, Foster, Fox, Fraga Estévez, Frigo, Gabriel, Gahler, Gál, Gallagher, Gallo, Gáll-Pelcz, Garcés Ramón, García-Hierro Caraballo, García Pérez, Gardiazabal Rubial, Gardini, Garriga Polledo, Gauzès, Gebhardt, Geier, Gerbrandy, Geringer de Oedenberg, Giannakou, Giegold, Gierek, Girling, Glante, Glattfelder, Godmanis, Goebbels, Goerens, Gollnisch, Gomes, Göncz, Goulard, de Grandes Pascual, Gräßle, Griesbeck, Griffin, Gróbarczyk, Groote, Grosch, Grossetête, Grzyb, Gualtieri, Guerrero Salom, Guillaume, Gurmai, Gustafsson, Gutiérrez-Cortines, Gyürk, Hadjigeorgiou, Häfner, Hall, Händel, Handzlik, Hankiss, Hannan, Harbour, Harkin, Hartong, Hassi, Haug, Häusling, Hedh, Helmer, Herranz García, Hibner, Higgins, Hirsch, Hoang Ngoc, Hohlmeier, Hökmark, Honeyball, Hortefeux, Howitt, Hübner, Hudghton, Hughes, Hyusmenova, Iacolino, Ibrisagic, Ilchev, Imbrasas, in 't Veld, Iotova, Iovine, Irazabalbeitia Fernández, Irigoyen Pérez, Iturgaiz Angulo, Jaakonsaari, Jäätteenmäki, Jadot, Jahr, Járóka, Jazłowiecka, Jędrzejewska, Jeggle, Jensen, Jiménez-Becerril Barrio, Johansson, Joly, de Jong, Jordan, Juvin, Kacin, Kaczmarek, Kadenbach, Kalfin, Kalinowski, Kalniete, Kamall, van der Kammen, Kammerevert, Karas, Kari, Karim, Kariņš, Kastler, Kazak, Kelam, Keller Ska, Kelly, Kiil-Nielsen, Kirilov, Kirkhope, Klaß, Klinz, Klute, Koch, Koch-Mehrin, Koewius, Kohlíček, Koppa, Korhola, Kósa, Köstinger, Kovács, Kovatchev, Kowal, Kozlík, Kozłowski, Kožušník, Krahmer, Kratsa-Tsagaropoulou, Krehl, Kreissl-Dörfler, Kuhn, Kukan, Kurski, Lamassoure, Lambert, Lamberts, Lambsdorff, Lange, Langen, Larsen-Jensen, La Via, Le Brun, Le Grip, Legutko, Le Hyaric, Leichtfried, Leinen, Lepage, Le Pen Jean-Marie, Le Pen Marine, Liberadzki, Lichtenberger, Liese, Liotard, Lisek, Lochbihler, Lope Fontagné, López Aguilar, López-Istúriz White, Lösing, Lövin, Ludford, Ludvigsson, Luhan, Łukacijewska, Lulling, Lunacek, Lyon, Lyubcheva, McAvan, McCarthy, McClarkin, McGuinness, McIntyre, McMillan-Scott, Macovei, Maletić, Malinov, Manders, Maňka, Mann, Marcinkiewicz, Marinescu, Martin David, Martin Hans-Peter, Martínez Martínez, Masip Hidalgo, Maštálka, Mastella, Matera, Mathieu Houillon, Matias, Mato, Matula, Mayer, Mayor Oreja, Mazej Kukovič, Mazzoni, Meissner, Mélenchon, Melo, Menéndez del Valle, Merkies, Mészáros, Metsola, Meyer, Michels, Migalski, Mikolášik, Milana, Millán Mon, Mirsky, Mitchell, Mizzi, Mölzer, Moraes, Moreira, Morganti, Morin-Chartier, Morkūnaitė-Mikulėnienė, Morvai, Motti, Mulder, Muñiz De Urquiza, Murphy, Muscardini, Mynář, Nattrass, Neuser, Neveďalová, Newton Dunn, Neyts-Uyttebroeck, Nicholson, Nicolai, Niculescu, Niebler, Nilsson, van Nistelrooij, Nitras, Nuttall, Obermayr, Obiols, Ojuland, Olbrycht, Olejniczak, Omarjee, Oomen-Ruijten, Ortiz Vilella, Őry, Ouzký, Oviir, Pack, Padar, Paksas, Paleckis, Panayotov, Panayotova, Panzeri, Papadopoulou, Papanikolaou, Pargneaux, Parvanova, Paşcu, Paška, Patrão Neves, Patriciello, Paulsen, Perelló Rodríguez, Peterle, Petrović Jakovina, Picula, Pieper, Pietikäinen, Piotrowski, Pirillo, Pirker, Pitsillides, Pittella, Plenković, Poc, Podimata, Ponga, Poręba, Posselt, Pöttering, Poupakis, Preda, Prendergast, Prodi, Protasiewicz, Proust, Provera, Quisthoudt-Rowohl, Rangel, Ransdorf, Rapkay, Rapti, Regner, Reimers, Repo, Reul, Riera Madurell, Ries, Rinaldi, Riquet, Rivasi, Rochefort, Rodust, Rohde, Roithová, Romero López, Romeva i Rueda, Ronzulli, Rosbach, Rossi, Roth-Behrendt, Rouček, Rübig, Rubiks, Rühle, Šadurskis, Saïfi, Salafranca Sánchez-Neyra, Salatto, Salavrakos, Salvini, Sánchez Presedo, Sanchez-Schmid, Sargentini, Sarvamaa, Saryusz-Wolski, Sassoli, Saudargas, Savisaar-Toomast, Schaake, Schaldemose, Schlyter, Schmidt, Schnellhardt, Schnieber-Jastram, Scholz, Schöpflin, Schroedter, Schulz, Schulz, Schwab, Scurria, Sedó i Alabart, Seeber, Sehnalová, Senyszyn, Severin, Siekierski, Silaghi, Silvestris, Simon Peter, Simpson, Sinclaire, Sippel, Siwiec, Skrzydlewska, Skylakakis, Smith, Smolková, Sógor, Sommer, Sonik, Sophocleous, Sosa Wagner, Sousa, Speroni, Stadler, Staes, Stassen, Šťastný, Stauner, Stavrakakis, Steinruck, Stevenson, Stier, Stihler, van der Stoep, Stolojan, Stoyanov, Strejček, Striffler, Sturdy, Šuica, Surján, Svensson, Szájer, Szegedi, Szymański, Tabajdi, Takkula, Tănăsescu, Tannock, Tarabella, Tarand, Tavares, Taylor, Taylor, Teixeira, Terho, Thein, Theocharous, Theurer, Thomas, Thun und Hohenstein, Thyssen, Ţicău, Tirolien, Toia, Tőkés, Tomaševski, Tomašić, Torvalds, Tošenovský, Toussas, Trautmann, Trematerra, Tremosa i Balcells, Triantaphyllides, Trüpel, Tsoukalas, Turmes, Turunen, Uggias, Ulmer, Ulvskog, Urutchev, Vadim Tudor, Vaidere, Vajgl, Vălean, Valjalo, Van Brempt, Vanhecke, Van Orden, Vattimo, Vaughan, Vergiat, Vergnaud, Verheyen, Vidal-Quadras, Vitkauskaite Bernard, Vlasák, Voss, Vuljanić, Watson, Weber Manfred, Weber Renate, Weidenholzer, Weiler, Werthmann, Westlund, Westphal, Wieland, Wikström, Willmott, Wils, Winkler Hermann, Winkler Iuliu, Włosowicz, Wortmann-Kool, Yáñez-Barnuevo García, Yannakoudakis, Zahradil, Zala, Zalba Bidegain, Zaleski, Zalewski, Zamfirescu, Zanicchi, Zanoni, Zasada, Ždanoka, Zeller, Zemke, Zijlstra, Zīle, Zimmer, Ziobro, Zuber, Zver, Zwiefka

Excused:

Bufton, Dehaene, Gargani, Kleva Kekuš, Pakarinen, Papastamkos

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