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Wednesday, 16 April 2014 - Strasbourg
1.Opening of the sitting
 2.Documents received
 3.Implementing measures (Rule 88)
 4.100 years on from the First World War: lessons to learn and future of Europe (debate)
 5.Russian pressure on Eastern Partnership countries and in particular destabilisation of eastern Ukraine (debate)
 6.Amendment of the agenda
 7.Voting time
  7.1.Protection of species of wild fauna and flora ***I (Rule 138) (vote)
  7.2.Fishing opportunities and financial contribution provided for in the EU-Seychelles Fisheries Partnership Agreement *** (Rule 138) (vote)
  7.3.Fishing opportunities and financial contribution provided for in the EU-Comoros Fisheries Partnership Agreement *** (Rule 138) (vote)
  7.4.Fishing opportunities and financial contribution provided for in the EU-Madagascar Fisheries Partnership Agreement *** (Rule 138) (vote)
  7.5.EU-Korea Framework Agreement as regards matters related to readmission *** (Rule 138) (vote)
  7.6.EU-Korea Framework Agreement with the exception of matters related to readmission *** (Rule 138) (vote)
  7.7.EC-Montenegro Stabilisation and Association Agreement (Protocol to take account of the accession of Croatia) *** (Rule 138) (vote)
  7.8.EU-Georgia Framework Agreement on the general principles for the participation of Georgia in Union programmes *** (Rule 138) (vote)
  7.9.Authorisation for Portugal to apply a reduced rate of excise duty in the autonomous regions of Madeira and Azores on certain alcoholic beverages * (Rule 138) (vote)
  7.10.AIEM tax applicable in the Canary Islands * (Rule 138) (vote)
  7.11.Amendment of the period of application of Council Decision 2004/162/EC concerning the dock dues in the French overseas departments * (Rule 138) (vote)
  7.12.Amendment of Parliament's Rules of Procedure with regard to parliamentary questions (vote)
  7.13.Amendment of Rule 90 of Parliament's Rules of Procedure on international agreements (vote)
  7.14.Amendment of Parliament's Rules of Procedure so as to allow for the possibility of electronic signatures (vote)
  7.15.Draft amending budget No 1/2014: technical adjustments concerning the European Investment Fund, Horizon 2020 and the Shift2Rail Joint Undertaking (vote)
  7.16.Introduction of noise-related operating restrictions at European Union airports ***II (vote)
  7.17.Union action for the European Capitals of Culture for the years 2020 to 2033 ***II (vote)
  7.18.Incidental catches of cetaceans ***II (vote)
  7.19.Posting of workers in the framework of the provision of services ***I (vote)
  7.20.Return of cultural objects unlawfully removed from the territory of a Member State ***I (vote)
  7.21.Reducing the consumption of lightweight plastic carrier bags ***I (vote)
  7.22.Surveillance of external sea borders ***I (vote)
  7.23.Transfer of motor vehicles ***I (vote)
  7.24.Financial responsibility linked to investor-state dispute settlement tribunals established by international agreements to which the EU is party ***I (final vote)
  7.25.Protection against dumped and subsidised imports from countries not members of the EU ***I (final vote)
  7.26.Statute and funding of European political parties and European political foundations ***I (vote)
  7.27.Financing of European political parties ***I (vote)
  7.28.Financial rules applicable to the general budget of the Union ***I (vote)
  7.29.Carbon dioxide emissions from maritime transport ***I (vote)
  7.30.Invasive alien species ***I (vote)
  7.31.Technical implementation of the Kyoto Protocol to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change ***I (vote)
  7.32.Fight against fraud to the Union's financial interests by means of criminal law ***I (vote)
  7.33.2012 discharge: European Parliament (final vote)
  7.34.European Parliament's right of inquiry (final vote)
  7.35.Relations between the European Parliament and the national parliaments (vote)
 8.Explanations of vote
 9.Corrections to votes and voting intentions
 10.Approval of the minutes of the previous sitting
 11.System of own resources * - Implementing measures for the system of own resources - Implementing measures for the system of own resources *** - Traditional, VAT- and GNI based own resources and measures to meet cash requirements * (debate)
 12.European Union Solidarity Fund ***I (debate)
 13.Alarming shortage of payments for financing EU external aid (debate)
 14.Voting time
  14.1.Implementing measures for the system of own resources *** (Rule 138) (vote)
  14.2.System of own resources * (vote)
  14.3.Traditional, VAT- and GNI based own resources and measures to meet cash requirements * (vote)
  14.4.Implementing measures for the system of own resources (vote)
  14.5.Enhanced cooperation between Public employment services ***I (vote)
  14.6.European Union Solidarity Fund ***I (vote)
  14.7.Capital increase of the European Investment Fund ***I (vote)
  14.8.European Medicines Agency (conduct of pharmacovigilance activities in respect of medicinal products for human use) ***I (vote)
  14.9.Macro-financial assistance to the Republic of Tunisia ***I (vote)
  14.10.Recovery plan for Bluefin tuna in the eastern Atlantic and Mediterranean ***I (vote)
  14.11.Protection of the euro and other currencies against counterfeiting by criminal law ***I (vote)
  14.12.Honey ***I (final vote)
  14.13.European Maritime and Fisheries Fund ***I (final vote)
  14.14.European Police College ***I (vote)
 15.Explanations of vote
 16.Corrections to votes and voting intentions
 17.European Court of Justice judgment of 8 April concerning data retention (C 293/12 and C 594/12) (debate)
 18.Religious freedoms and cultural diversity (debate)
 19.Infringements of competition law ***I (debate)
 20.European long-term investment funds ***I (debate)
 21.Agenda of the next sitting
 22.Closure of the sitting
 ATTENDANCE REGISTER


IN THE CHAIR: Martin SCHULZ
President

1. Opening of the sitting

The sitting opened at 9.00.


2. Documents received

The following documents had been received from the Council and the Commission:

- Proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council on establishing a European Platform to enhance cooperation in the prevention and deterrence of undeclared work (COM(2014)0221 - C7-0144/2014 - 2014/0124(COD))
The President would consult the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions on this proposal, in accordance with Rule 124(1) and Rule 125(1).

referred to

responsible:

EMPL

opinion:

FEMM, ITRE, JURI, ECON, LIBE, IMCO

- Proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on single-member private limited liability companies (COM(2014)0212 - C7-0145/2014 - 2014/0120(COD))
The President would consult the European Economic and Social Committee on this proposal, in accordance with Rule 124(1).

referred to

responsible:

JURI

opinion:

ITRE, ECON, IMCO

- Proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2007/36/EC as regards the encouragement of long-term shareholder engagement and Directive 2013/34/EU as regards certain elements of the corporate governance statement (COM(2014)0213 - C7-0147/2014 - 2014/0121(COD))
The President would consult the European Economic and Social Committee on this proposal, in accordance with Rule 124(1).

referred to

responsible:

JURI

opinion:

ECON, LIBE, IMCO


3. Implementing measures (Rule 88)

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

- 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 polyvinyl alcohol-polyethylene glycol-graft-co-polymer in solid food supplements (D031929/02 - 2014/2691(RPS) - deadline: 5/6/2014)
referred to responsible: ENVI

- Commission Regulation amending Annexes II and III to Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards maximum residue levels for 2-phenylphenol, chlormequat, cyflufenamid, cyfluthrin, dicamba, fluopicolide, flutriafol, fosetyl, indoxacarb, isoprothiolane, mandipropamid, metaldehyde, metconazole, phosmet, picloram, propyzamide, pyriproxyfen, saflufenacil, spinosad and trifloxystrobin in or on certain products (D032091/02 - 2014/2693(RPS) - deadline: 10/6/2014)
referred to responsible: ENVI

- Commission Regulation amending Annexes II, III and V to Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards maximum residue levels for acibenzolar S methyl, ethoxyquin, flusilazole, isoxaflutole, molinate, propoxycarbazone, pyraflufen-ethyl, quinoclamine and warfarin in or on certain products (D032093/02 - 2014/2692(RPS) - deadline: 5/6/2014)
referred to responsible: ENVI.


4. 100 years on from the First World War: lessons to learn and future of Europe (debate)

Council and Commission statements: 100 years on from the First World War: lessons to learn and future of Europe (2014/2670(RSP))

The President made an opening statement.

Evangelos Venizelos (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, Hannes Swoboda, on behalf of the S&D Group, Guy Verhofstadt, on behalf of the ALDE Group, Daniel Cohn-Bendit, on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, Martin Callanan, on behalf of the ECR Group, Gabriele Zimmer, on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group, Nigel Farage, on behalf of the EFD Group, and Daniël van der Stoep, Non-attached Member.

The debate closed.

IN THE CHAIR: Miguel Angel MARTÍNEZ MARTÍNEZ
Vice-President


5. Russian pressure on Eastern Partnership countries and in particular destabilisation of eastern Ukraine (debate)

Statement by the Vice-President of the Commission and High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy: Russian pressure on Eastern Partnership countries and in particular destabilisation of eastern Ukraine (2014/2699(RSP))

Štefan Füle made the statement on behalf of Catherine Ashton (Vice-President of the Commission and High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy).

IN THE CHAIR: László SURJÁN
Vice-President

The following spoke: José Ignacio Salafranca Sánchez-Neyra, on behalf of the PPE Group, Libor Rouček, 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, Charles Tannock, on behalf of the ECR Group, Helmut Scholz, on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group, Adrian Severin, Non-attached Member, Elmar Brok, who also replied to a blue-card question by Paweł Robert Kowal, Knut Fleckenstein, Annemie Neyts-Uyttebroeck, Paweł Robert Kowal, Nikola Vuljanić, Rolandas Paksas, Andrew Henry William Brons, who also replied to a blue-card question by Bernd Posselt, Jacek Saryusz-Wolski, Marek Siwiec, Gerben-Jan Gerbrandy, Roberts Zīle, Willy Meyer, who also replied to a blue-card question by Charles Tannock, Hans-Gert Pöttering, Tonino Picula, Alexander Graf Lambsdorff, Adam Bielan, Arnaud Danjean, Ioan Mircea Paşcu, Adina-Ioana Vălean, Marian-Jean Marinescu, Marusya Lyubcheva, who also replied to a blue-card question by Michael Gahler, Andrzej Grzyb, Iliana Malinova Iotova, Ria Oomen-Ruijten, Richard Howitt, Francisco José Millán Mon, who also replied to a blue-card question by Zbigniew Zaleski, Monica Luisa Macovei, Boris Zala, Cristian Dan Preda, Pino Arlacchi, Krzysztof Lisek, Anna Ibrisagic, Tunne Kelam, Jacek Protasiewicz, Vytautas Landsbergis, Paweł Zalewski, Elisabeth Jeggle and Zbigniew Ziobro.

The following spoke under the 'catch-the-eye' procedure: Andrey Kovatchev, Victor Boştinaru, Ruža Tomašić, Mark Demesmaeker and Krisztina Morvai.

The following spoke: Štefan Füle.

The motions for resolutions to be tabled under Rule 110(2) would be announced in the House at a later time.

The debate closed.

Vote: minutes of 17.4.2014, item 9.13.


IN THE CHAIR: Jacek PROTASIEWICZ
Vice-President

6. Amendment of the agenda

Following consultation with the political groups, the President proposed that the agenda be amended as follows, pursuant to Rule 140:

Voting time in the evening, planned to take place from 18:00 to 19:00, would be followed by the oral explanations of vote, planned to take place the following day, until 19:00, when the debates would recommence.

The agenda was thus amended.

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The following spoke: William (The Earl of) Dartmouth on the midday votes.


7. 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.


7.1. Protection of species of wild fauna and flora ***I (Rule 138) (vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of species of wild fauna and flora by regulating trade therein (recast) [COM(2012)0403 - C7-0197/2012 - 2012/0196(COD)] - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety. Rapporteur: Matthias Groote (A7-0087/2014)

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

COMMISSION PROPOSAL, AMENDMENTS and DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted by single vote (P7_TA(2014)0397)


7.2. Fishing opportunities and financial contribution provided for in the EU-Seychelles Fisheries Partnership Agreement *** (Rule 138) (vote)

Report on the draft Council decision on the conclusion, on behalf of the European Union, of the Protocol setting out the fishing opportunities and the financial contribution provided for by the Fisheries Partnership Agreement between the European Union and the Republic of Seychelles [16651/2013 - C7-0020/2014- 2013/0375(NLE)] - Committee on Fisheries. Rapporteur: Maria do Céu Patrão Neves (A7-0201/2014)

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

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted by single vote (P7_TA(2014)0398)

Parliament consented to the conclusion of the protocol.


7.3. Fishing opportunities and financial contribution provided for in the EU-Comoros Fisheries Partnership Agreement *** (Rule 138) (vote)

Recommendation on the draft Council decision on the conclusion, on behalf of the European Union, of the Protocol between the European Union and the Union of the Comoros setting out the fishing opportunities and financial contribution provided for in the Fisheries Partnership Agreement currently in force between the two parties [16130/2013 - C7-0011/2014 - 2013/0388(NLE)] - Committee on Fisheries. Rapporteur: Jarosław Leszek Wałęsa (A7-0177/2014)

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

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted by single vote (P7_TA(2014)0399)

Parliament consented to the conclusion of the agreement.


7.4. Fishing opportunities and financial contribution provided for in the EU-Madagascar Fisheries Partnership Agreement *** (Rule 138) (vote)

Recommendation on the draft Council Decision on the conclusion of the Protocol agreed between the European Union and the Republic of Madagascar setting out fishing opportunities and the financial contribution provided for in the Fisheries Partnership Agreement between the two parties currently in force [14164/1/2012 - C7-0408/2012 - 2012/0238(NLE)] - Committee on Fisheries. Rapporteur: Crescenzio Rivellini (A7-0178/2014)

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

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted by single vote (P7_TA(2014)0400)

Parliament consented to the conclusion of the protocol.


7.5. EU-Korea Framework Agreement as regards matters related to readmission *** (Rule 138) (vote)

Recommendation on the draft Council decision on the conclusion of the Framework Agreement between the European Union and its Member States, on the one part, and the Republic of Korea, on the other part, as regards matters related to readmission [05290/2014 - C7-0046/2014 - 2013/0267A(NLE)] - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. Rapporteur: Hubert Pirker (A7-0267/2014)

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

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted by single vote (P7_TA(2014)0401)

Parliament consented to the conclusion of the agreement.


7.6. EU-Korea Framework Agreement with the exception of matters related to readmission *** (Rule 138) (vote)

Recommendation on the draft Council decision on the conclusion of the Framework Agreement between the European Union and its Member States, on the one part, and the Republic of Korea, on the other part, with the exception of matters related to readmission [05287/2014 - C7-0044/2014 - 2013/0267B(NLE)] - Committee on Foreign Affairs. Rapporteur: Norica Nicolai (A7-0265/2014)

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

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted by single vote (P7_TA(2014)0402)

Parliament consented to the conclusion of the agreement.


7.7. EC-Montenegro Stabilisation and Association Agreement (Protocol to take account of the accession of Croatia) *** (Rule 138) (vote)

Recommendation on the draft Council decision on the conclusion on behalf of the European Union and its Member States of the Protocol to the Stabilisation and Association Agreement between the European Communities and their Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Montenegro, of the other part, to take account of the accession of the Republic of Croatia to the European Union [14187/2013 - C7-0007/2014 - 2013/0262(NLE)] - Committee on Foreign Affairs. Rapporteur: Charles Tannock (A7-0192/2014)

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

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted by single vote (P7_TA(2014)0403)

Parliament consented to the conclusion of the protocol.


7.8. EU-Georgia Framework Agreement on the general principles for the participation of Georgia in Union programmes *** (Rule 138) (vote)

Report on the draft Council decision on the conclusion of the Protocol to the Partnership and Cooperation Agreement between the European Communities and their Member States, of the one part, and Georgia of the other part, on a Framework Agreement between the European Union and Georgia on the general principles for the participation of Georgia in Union programmes [16612/2013 - C7-0486/2013 - 2013/0257(NLE)] - Committee on Foreign Affairs. Rapporteur: Krzysztof Lisek (A7-0191/2014)

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

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted by single vote (P7_TA(2014)0404)

Parliament consented to the conclusion of the protocol.


7.9. Authorisation for Portugal to apply a reduced rate of excise duty in the autonomous regions of Madeira and Azores on certain alcoholic beverages * (Rule 138) (vote)

Report on the proposal for a Council decision authorising Portugal to apply a reduced rate of excise duty in the autonomous region of Madeira on locally produced and consumed rum and liqueurs and in the autonomous region of the Azores on locally produced and consumed liqueurs and eaux-de-vie [COM(2014)0117 - C7-0104/2014 - 2014/0064(CNS)] - Committee on Regional Development. Rapporteur: Danuta Maria Hübner (A7-0262/2014)

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

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted by single vote (P7_TA(2014)0405)


7.10. AIEM tax applicable in the Canary Islands * (Rule 138) (vote)

Report on the proposal for a Council decision on the AIEM tax applicable in the Canary Islands [COM(2014)0171 - C7-0106/2014 - 2014/0093(CNS)] - Committee on Regional Development. Rapporteur: Danuta Maria Hübner (A7-0263/2014)

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

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted by single vote (P7_TA(2014)0406)


7.11. Amendment of the period of application of Council Decision 2004/162/EC concerning the dock dues in the French overseas departments * (Rule 138) (vote)

Report on the proposal for a Council decision amending the period of application of Council Decision 2004/162/EC concerning the dock dues in the French overseas departments [COM(2014)0181 - 2014/0101(CNS)] - Committee on Regional Development. Rapporteur: Danuta Maria Hübner (A7-0264/2014)

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

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted by single vote (P7_TA(2014)0407)


7.12. Amendment of Parliament's Rules of Procedure with regard to parliamentary questions (vote)

Report on amendment of Parliament's Rules of Procedure with regard to parliamentary questions [2013/2083(REG)] - Committee on Constitutional Affairs. Rapporteur: Zita Gurmai (A7-0123/2014)

(Qualified majority required for adoption of the amendments)

TEXT OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE

Amendments adopted: see Annex " Results of votes" , point 12

PROPOSAL FOR A DECISION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0408)

The new arrangements would come into force on the first day of the first part-session of the eighth parliamentary term.


7.13. Amendment of Rule 90 of Parliament's Rules of Procedure on international agreements (vote)

Report on amendment of Rule 90 of Parliament's Rules of Procedure on international agreements [2013/2259(REG)] - Committee on Constitutional Affairs. Rapporteur: David Martin (A7-0253/2014)

(Qualified majority required for adoption of the amendments)

TEXT OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE

Amendments adopted: see Annex “Results of votes" , point 13

PROPOSAL FOR A DECISION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0409)

The new provisions would enter into force on the first day of the next part-session.


7.14. Amendment of Parliament's Rules of Procedure so as to allow for the possibility of electronic signatures (vote)

Report on amendment of Parliament's Rules of Procedure so as to allow for the possibility of electronic signatures [2014/2011(REG)] - Committee on Constitutional Affairs. Rapporteur: György Schöpflin (A7-0175/2014)

(Qualified majority required for adoption of the amendments)

TEXT OF THE RULES OF PROCEDURE

Amendments adopted: see Annex " Results of votes" , point 14

PROPOSAL FOR A DECISION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0410)

The new provisions would enter into force on the first day of the next part-session.


7.15. Draft amending budget No 1/2014: technical adjustments concerning the European Investment Fund, Horizon 2020 and the Shift2Rail Joint Undertaking (vote)

Report on the Council position on Draft amending budget No 1/2014 of the European Union for the financial year 2014, Section III – Commission [08219/2014 - C7-0146/2014 - 2014/2018(BUD)] - Committee on Budgets. Rapporteur: Anne E. Jensen (A7-0276/2014)

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

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0411)


7.16. Introduction of noise-related operating restrictions at European Union airports ***II (vote)

Recommendation for second reading on the Council position at first reading with a view to the adoption of a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the establishment of rules and procedures with regard to the introduction of noise-related operating restrictions at Union airports within a Balanced Approach and repealing Directive 2002/30/EC [05560/2/2014 - C7-0133/2014 - 2011/0398(COD)] - Committee on Transport and Tourism. Rapporteur: Jörg Leichtfried (A7-0274/2014)

(Qualified majority required to reject the text)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 16)

COUNCIL POSITION

Declared approved (P7_TA(2014)0412)


7.17. Union action for the European Capitals of Culture for the years 2020 to 2033 ***II (vote)

Recommendation for second reading on the Council position at first reading in view of the adoption of a Decision of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a Union action for the European Capitals of Culture for the years 2020 to 2033 and repealing Decision No 1622/2006/EC [05793/1/2014 - C7-0132/2014- 2012/0199(COD)] - Committee on Culture and Education. Rapporteur: Marco Scurria (A7-0275/2014)

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

COUNCIL POSITION

Declared approved (P7_TA(2014)0413)


7.18. Incidental catches of cetaceans ***II (vote)

Recommendation for second reading on the Council position at first reading with a view to the adoption of a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Regulation (EC) No 812/2004 laying down measures concerning incidental catches of cetaceans in fisheries [06103/1/2014 - C7-0100/2014 - 2012/0216(COD)] - Committee on Fisheries. Rapporteur: Raül Romeva i Rueda (A7-0272/2014)

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

COUNCIL POSITION

Declared approved (P7_TA(2014)0414)


7.19. Posting of workers in the framework of the provision of services ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the enforcement of Directive 96/71/EC concerning the posting of workers in the framework of the provision of services [COM(2012)0131 - C7-0086/2012 - 2012/0061(COD)] - Committee on Employment and Social Affairs. Rapporteur: Danuta Jazłowiecka (A7-0249/2013)

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

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0415)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0415)

The following had spoken:

Danuta Jazłowiecka (rapporteur), after the vote.


7.20. Return of cultural objects unlawfully removed from the territory of a Member State ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the return of cultural objects unlawfully removed from the territory of a Member State (recast) [COM(2013)0311 - C7-0147/2013 - 2013/0162(COD)] - Committee on Culture and Education. Rapporteur: Marie-Christine Vergiat (A7-0058/2014)

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

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0416)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0416)


7.21. Reducing the consumption of lightweight plastic carrier bags ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 94/62/EC on packaging and packaging waste to reduce the consumption of lightweight plastic carrier bags [COM(2013)0761 - C7-0392/2013 - 2013/0371(COD)] - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety. Rapporteur: Margrete Auken (A7-0174/2014)

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

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0417)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0417)

The following had spoken:

Robert Goebbels, on the preparation of the report in the ENVI Committee, and Margrete Auken (rapporteur).


7.22. Surveillance of external sea borders ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing rules for the surveillance of the external sea borders in the context of operational cooperation coordinated by the European Agency for the Management of Operational Cooperation at the External Borders of the Member States of the European Union [COM(2013)0197 - C7-0098/2013 - 2013/0106(COD)] - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. Rapporteur: Carlos Coelho (A7-0461/2013)

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

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0418)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0418)


7.23. Transfer of motor vehicles ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on simplifying the transfer of motor vehicles registered in another Member State within the Single Market [COM(2012)0164 - C7-0092/2012 - 2012/0082(COD)] - Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection. Rapporteur: Toine Manders (A7-0278/2013)

Toine Manders (rapporteur) asked, pursuant to Rule 175(2), for the report to be referred back to committee.

Parliament agreed to the request.


7.24. Financial responsibility linked to investor-state dispute settlement tribunals established by international agreements to which the EU is party ***I (final vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for managing financial responsibility linked to investor-state dispute settlement tribunals established by international agreements to which the European Union is party [COM(2012)0335 - C7-0155/2012 - 2012/0163(COD)] - Committee on International Trade. Rapporteur: Paweł Zalewski (A7-0124/2013)

The debate had been held on 22 May 2013 (minutes of 22.5.2013, item 19).

The vote had been postponed at the sitting of 23 May 2013 (minutes of 23.5.2013, item 13.3).

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

PROPOSAL FOR A REGULATION

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0419)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0419)

The following had spoken:

Before the vote Helmut Scholz asked, on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group and pursuant to Rule 175(2), for the report to be referred back to committee; Paweł Zalewski (rapporteur), to oppose this; and Franziska Keller, to support it.

Parliament rejected the request.

Paweł Zalewski, after the vote.


7.25. Protection against dumped and subsidised imports from countries not members of the EU ***I (final vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Regulation (EC) No 1225/2009 on protection against dumped imports from countries not members of the European Community and Council Regulation (EC) No 597/2009 on protection against subsidised imports from countries not members of the European Community [COM(2013)0192 - C7-0097/2013 - 2013/0103(COD)] - Committee on International Trade. Rapporteur: Christofer Fjellner (A7-0053/2014)

The debate had been held on 4 February 2014 (minutes of 4.2.2014, item 14).

The vote had been postponed at the sitting of 5 February 2014 (minutes of 5.2.2014, item 9.13).

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

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0420)


7.26. Statute and funding of European political parties and European political foundations ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the statute and funding of European political parties and European political foundations [COM(2012)0499 - C7-0288/2012 - 2012/0237(COD)] - Committee on Constitutional Affairs. Rapporteur: Marietta Giannakou (A7-0140/2013)

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

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0421)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0421)

The following had spoken:

Maroš Šefčovič (Vice-President of the Commission), before the vote.


7.27. Financing of European political parties ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EU, Euratom) No 966/2012 as regards the financing of European political parties [COM(2012)0712 - C7-0393/2012 - 2012/0336(COD)] - Committee on Budgets. Rapporteur: Ingeborg Gräßle (A7-0200/2013)

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

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENT

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0422)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0422)


7.28. Financial rules applicable to the general budget of the Union ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EU, Euratom) No 966/2012 on the financial rules applicable to the general budget of the Union and repealing Council Regulation (EC, Euratom) No 1605/2002 [COM(2013)0639 - C7-0303/2013 - 2013/0313(COD)] - Committee on Budgets. Rapporteur: Ingeborg Gräßle (A7-0108/2014)

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

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0423)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0423)


7.29. Carbon dioxide emissions from maritime transport ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the monitoring, reporting and verification of carbon dioxide emissions from maritime transport and amending Regulation (EU) No 525/2013 [COM(2013)0480 - C7-0201/2013 - 2013/0224(COD)] - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety. Rapporteur: Theodoros Skylakakis (A7-0080/2014)

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

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0424)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0424)


7.30. Invasive alien species ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the prevention and management of the introduction and spread of invasive alien species [COM(2013)0620 - C7-0264/2013 - 2013/0307(COD)] - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety. Rapporteur: Pavel Poc (A7-0088/2014)

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

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0425)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0425)

The following had spoken:

Maroš Šefčovič (Vice-President of the Commission).

Ioan Mircea Paşcu.


7.31. Technical implementation of the Kyoto Protocol to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EU) No 525/2013 as regards the technical implementation of the Kyoto Protocol to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change [COM(2013)0769 - C7-0393/2013 - 2013/0377(COD)] - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety. Rapporteur: Vladimir Urutchev (A7-0171/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 30)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0426)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0426)


7.32. Fight against fraud to the Union's financial interests by means of criminal law ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the fight against fraud to the Union's financial interests by means of criminal law [COM(2012)0363 - C7-0192/2012 - 2012/0193(COD)] - Committee on Budgetary Control - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. Rapporteurs: Ingeborg Gräßle and Juan Fernando López Aguilar (A7-0251/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 31)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0427)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0427)


7.33. 2012 discharge: European Parliament (final vote)

Report on discharge in respect of the implementation of the general budget of the European Union for the financial year 2012, Section I – European Parliament [COM(2013)0570 - C7-0274/2013 - 2013/2196(DEC)] - Committee on Budgetary Control. Rapporteur: Cătălin Sorin Ivan (A7-0246/2014)

The debate had been held on 2 April 2014 (minutes of 2.4.2014, item 24).

The vote had been postponed at the sitting of 3 April 2014 (minutes of 3.4.2014, item 7.13).

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 32)

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0428)

The following had spoken:

Daniel Cohn-Bendit, before the vote, on paragraph 61 of the resolution voted on on 3 April 2014 (the President provided details).

Jens Geier, on behalf of the rapporteur, to state that Cătălin Sorin Ivan (rapporteur) wished to withdraw his name from the report.


7.34. European Parliament's right of inquiry (final vote)

Report on a proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament on the detailed provisions governing the exercise of the European Parliament's right of inquiry and repealing Decision 95/167/EC, Euratom, ECSC of the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission [2009/2212(INL)] - Committee on Constitutional Affairs. Rapporteur: David Martin (A7-0352/2011)

The debate had been held on 23 May 2012 (minutes of 23.5.2012, item 6).

The vote had been postponed at the sitting of 23 May 2012 (minutes of 23.5.2012, item 8.6).

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 33)

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0429)


7.35. Relations between the European Parliament and the national parliaments (vote)

Report on relations between the European Parliament and the national parliaments [2013/2185(INI)] - Committee on Constitutional Affairs. Rapporteur: Carlo Casini (A7-0255/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 34)

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0430)


8. 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:

(Voting time on Tuesday 15 April 2014)

Recommendation for second reading Ria Oomen-Ruijten - A7-0188/2014
Dubravka Šuica and Daniel Hannan

Report: Mario Pirillo - A7-0162/2014
Dubravka Šuica and Daniel Hannan

Report: Marit Paulsen - A7-0129/2014
Dubravka Šuica and Charles Tannock

Report: Hynek Fajmon - A7-0147/2014
Dubravka Šuica

Report: Christel Schaldemose - A7-0355/2013
Dubravka Šuica

Report: Sirpa Pietikäinen - A7-0346/2013
Dubravka Šuica

Report: Hans-Peter Martin - A7-0457/2013
Dubravka Šuica

Report: Anthea McIntyre - A7-0101/2014
Andrej Plenković, Ivana Maletić, Joseph Cuschieri and Dubravka Šuica.

(Voting time on Wednesday 16 April 2014)

Recommendation for second reading Jörg Leichtfried - A7-0274/2014
Charles Tannock and Dubravka Šuica

Report: Danuta Jazłowiecka - A7-0249/2013
Paul Murphy and Dubravka Šuica

Report: Marie-Christine Vergiat - A7-0058/2014
Zdravka Bušić, Dubravka Šuica and Andrej Plenković

Report: Margrete Auken - A7-0174/2014
Dubravka Šuica and Andrej Plenković

Report: Carlos Coelho - A7-0461/2013
Roberta Angelilli, Dubravka Šuica, Mario Borghezio and Andrej Plenković

Report: Cătălin Sorin Ivan - A7-0246/2014
Dubravka Šuica.


9. 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 14.00 and resumed at 15.05.)

IN THE CHAIR: Miguel Angel MARTÍNEZ MARTÍNEZ
Vice-President

10. Approval of the minutes of the previous sitting

The minutes of the previous sitting were approved.


11. System of own resources * - Implementing measures for the system of own resources - Implementing measures for the system of own resources *** - Traditional, VAT- and GNI based own resources and measures to meet cash requirements * (debate)

Report on the draft Council decision on the system of own resources of the European Union [05602/2014 - C7-0036/2014 - 2011/0183(CNS)] - Committee on Budgets. Rapporteurs: Anne E. Jensen and Jean-Luc Dehaene (A7-0271/2014)

Report on implementing measures for the system of own resources of the European Union [2014/2020(INI)] - Committee on Budgets. Rapporteurs: Anne E. Jensen and Jean-Luc Dehaene (A7-0270/2014)

Recommendation on the draft Council regulation (EU, Euratom) laying down implementing measures for the system of own resources of the European Union [05600/2014 - C7-0047/2014 - 2011/0184(APP)] - Committee on Budgets. Rapporteurs: Anne E. Jensen and Jean-Luc Dehaene (A7-0269/2014)

Report on the draft Council regulation on the methods and procedure for making available the traditional, VAT and GNI-based own resources and on the measures to meet cash requirements (recast) [05603/2014 - C7-0037/2014 - 2011/0185(CNS)] - Committee on Budgets. Rapporteurs: Anne E. Jensen and Jean-Luc Dehaene (A7-0268/2014)

Alain Lamassoure (deputising for the rapporteur) and Anne E. Jensen presented their reports.

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

The following spoke: Salvador Garriga Polledo, on behalf of the PPE Group, Jutta Haug, on behalf of the S&D Group, Jan Mulder, on behalf of the ALDE Group, Isabelle Durant, on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, Richard Ashworth, on behalf of the ECR Group, Jürgen Klute, on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group, Claudio Morganti, on behalf of the EFD Group, Lucas Hartong, Non-attached Member, Ingeborg Gräßle, Ivailo Kalfin, Gerben-Jan Gerbrandy, François Alfonsi, Peter van Dalen, Věra Flasarová, Jaroslav Paška, Angelika Werthmann, Sidonia Elżbieta Jędrzejewska, William (The Earl of) Dartmouth, Andrew Henry William Brons and Andrej Plenković.

The following spoke: Janusz Lewandowski, Dimitrios Kourkoulas, Alain Lamassoure and Anne E. Jensen.

The debate closed.

Vote: minutes of 16.4.2014, item 14.2,, minutes of 16.4.2014, item 14.4 and minutes of 16.4.2014, item 14.3.


12. European Union Solidarity Fund ***I (debate)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Regulation (EC) No 2012/2002 establishing the European Union Solidarity Fund [COM(2013)0522 - C7-0231/2013 - 2013/0248(COD)] - Committee on Regional Development. Rapporteur: Rosa Estaràs Ferragut (A7-0078/2014)

Rosa Estaràs Ferragut introduced the report.

The following spoke: Janusz Lewandowski (Member of the Commission).

IN THE CHAIR: Anni PODIMATA
Vice-President

The following spoke: Georgios Stavrakakis (rapporteur for the opinion of the BUDG Committee), Nuno Teixeira, on behalf of the PPE Group, Kerstin Westphal, on behalf of the S&D Group, Michael Theurer, on behalf of the ALDE Group, who also replied to a blue-card question by William (The Earl of) Dartmouth, Elisabeth Schroedter, on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, Adam Bielan, on behalf of the ECR Group, Younous Omarjee, on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group, William (The Earl of) Dartmouth, on behalf of the EFD Group, Joachim Zeller, María Irigoyen Pérez, Ruža Tomašić and Marie-Thérèse Sanchez-Schmid.

The following spoke under the 'catch-the-eye' procedure: Nikola Vuljanić.

The following spoke: Janusz Lewandowski and Rosa Estaràs Ferragut.

The debate closed.

Vote: minutes of 16.4.2014, item 14.6.


13. Alarming shortage of payments for financing EU external aid (debate)

Question for oral answer (O-000050/2014) by Alain Lamassoure, on behalf of the BUDG Committee, to the Council: Alarming shortage of payments for financing EU external aid (2014/2697(RSP)) (B7-0114/2014)

Question for oral answer (O-000051/2014) by Alain Lamassoure, on behalf of the BUDG Committee, to the Commission: Alarming shortage of payments for financing EU external aid (2014/2697(RSP)) (B7-0115/2014)

Question for oral answer (O-000053/2014) by Eva Joly, on behalf of the DEVE Committee, to the Council: Alarming shortage of payments for financing EU external aid (2014/2697(RSP)) (B7-0116/2014)

Question for oral answer (O-000054/2014) by Eva Joly, on behalf of the DEVE Committee, to the Commission: Alarming shortage of payments for financing EU external aid (2014/2697(RSP)) (B7-0117/2014)

Eva Joly and Alain Lamassoure moved the questions.

Dimitrios Kourkoulas (President-in-Office of the Council) and Janusz Lewandowski (Member of the Commission) answered the questions.

The following spoke: Cristian Dan Preda, on behalf of the PPE Group, Göran Färm, on behalf of the S&D Group, Charles Goerens, on behalf of the ALDE Group, Reinhard Bütikofer, on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, Alda Sousa, on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group, Ricardo Cortés Lastra and Michael Cashman.

The following spoke: Janusz Lewandowski and Dimitrios Kourkoulas.

The debate closed.

(The sitting was suspended at 17.35 pending voting time and resumed at 18.00.)


IN THE CHAIR: Othmar KARAS
Vice-President

14. 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.


14.1. Implementing measures for the system of own resources *** (Rule 138) (vote)

Recommendation on the draft Council regulation (EU, Euratom) laying down implementing measures for the system of own resources of the European Union [05600/2014 - C7-0047/2014 - 2011/0184(APP)] - Committee on Budgets. Rapporteurs: Anne E. Jensen and Jean-Luc Dehaene (A7-0269/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 35)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted by single vote (P7_TA(2014)0431)

Parliament approved the draft Council regulation.


14.2. System of own resources * (vote)

Report on the draft Council decision on the system of own resources of the European Union [05602/2014 - C7-0036/2014 - 2011/0183(CNS)] - Committee on Budgets. Rapporteurs: Anne E. Jensen and Jean-Luc Dehaene (A7-0271/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 36)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0432)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0432)


14.3. Traditional, VAT- and GNI based own resources and measures to meet cash requirements * (vote)

Report on the draft Council regulation on the methods and procedure for making available the traditional, VAT and GNI-based own resources and on the measures to meet cash requirements (recast) [05603/2014 - C7-0037/2014 - 2011/0185(CNS)] - Committee on Budgets. Rapporteurs: Anne E. Jensen and Jean-Luc Dehaene (A7-0268/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 37)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL

Approved (P7_TA(2014)0433)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0433)

The following had spoken:

Jean-Marie Cavada before the vote.


14.4. Implementing measures for the system of own resources (vote)

Report on implementing measures for the system of own resources of the European Union [2014/2020(INI)] - Committee on Budgets. Rapporteurs: Anne E. Jensen and Jean-Luc Dehaene (A7-0270/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 38)

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0434)


14.5. Enhanced cooperation between Public employment services ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council on enhanced co-operation between Public Employment Services (PES) [COM(2013)0430 - C7-0177/2013 - 2013/0202(COD)] - Committee on Employment and Social Affairs. Rapporteur: Frédéric Daerden (A7-0072/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 39)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0435)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0435)

The following had spoken:

After the vote, Janusz Lewandowski (Member of the Commission) on the Commission's declarations concerning the following reports: Frédéric Daerden (A7-0072/2014), Linda McAvan (A7-0476/2013), Raül Romeva i Rueda (A7-0102/2014), Alain Cadec (A7-0282/2013) and Kinga Gál (A7-0146/2014).


14.6. European Union Solidarity Fund ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Regulation (EC) No 2012/2002 establishing the European Union Solidarity Fund [COM(2013)0522 - C7-0231/2013 - 2013/0248(COD)] - Committee on Regional Development. Rapporteur: Rosa Estaràs Ferragut (A7-0078/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 40)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0436)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0436)


14.7. Capital increase of the European Investment Fund ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council on the participation of the European Union in the capital increase of the European Investment Fund [COM(2014)0066 - C7-0030/2014 - 2014/0034(COD)] - Committee on Budgets. Rapporteur: Eider Gardiazábal Rubial (A7-0156/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 41)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0437)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0437)

The following had spoken:

Miguel Angel Martínez Martínez, after the vote.


14.8. European Medicines Agency (conduct of pharmacovigilance activities in respect of medicinal products for human use) ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on fees payable to the European Medicines Agency for the conduct of pharmacovigilance activities in respect of medicinal products for human use [COM(2013)0472 - C7-0196/2013 - 2013/0222(COD)] - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety. Rapporteur: Linda McAvan (A7-0476/2013)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 42)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0438)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0438)


14.9. Macro-financial assistance to the Republic of Tunisia ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council providing macro-financial assistance to the Republic of Tunisia [COM(2013)0860 - C7-0437/2013 - 2013/0416(COD)] - Committee on International Trade. Rapporteur: Vital Moreira (A7-0110/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 43)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0439)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0439)


14.10. Recovery plan for Bluefin tuna in the eastern Atlantic and Mediterranean ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Regulation (EC) No 302/2009 concerning a multiannual recovery plan for Bluefin tuna in the eastern Atlantic and Mediterranean [COM(2013)0250 - C7-0117/2013 - 2013/0133(COD)] - Committee on Fisheries. Rapporteur: Raül Romeva i Rueda (A7-0102/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 44)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0440)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0440)


14.11. Protection of the euro and other currencies against counterfeiting by criminal law ***I (vote)

Report on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of the euro and other currencies against counterfeiting by criminal law, and replacing Council Framework Decision 2000/383/JHA [COM(2013)0042 - C7-0033/2013 - 2013/0023(COD)] - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. Rapporteur: Anthea McIntyre (A7-0018/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 45)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0441)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0441)


14.12. Honey ***I (final vote)

Report on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Directive 2001/110/EC relating to honey [COM(2012)0530 - C7-0304/2012 - 2012/0260(COD)] - Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety. Rapporteur: Julie Girling (A7-0440/2013)

The debate had been held on 14 January 2014 (minutes of 14.1.2014, item 12).

The vote had been postponed at the sitting of 15 January 2014 (minutes of 15.1.2014, item 10.12).

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 46)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0442)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0442)


14.13. European Maritime and Fisheries Fund ***I (final vote)

Report on the amended proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund repealing Council Regulation (EC) No 1198/2006 and Council Regulation (EC) No 861/2006 and Council Regulation No XXX/2011 on integrated maritime policy [COM(2011)0804 - C7-0460/2011 - 2011/0380(COD)] - Committee on Fisheries. Rapporteur: Alain Cadec (A7-0282/2013)

The debate had been held on 22 October 2013 (minutes of 22.10.2013, item 18).

The vote had been postponed at the sitting of 23 October 2013 (minutes of 23.10.2013, item 11.6).

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 47)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0443)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0443)

The following had spoken:

Before the vote, Guido Milana and Alain Cadec (rapporteur).


14.14. European Police College ***I (vote)

Report on the draft regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Decision 2005/681/JHA establishing the European Police College (CEPOL) [17043/2013 - C7-0435/2013 - 2013/0812(COD)] - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. Rapporteur: Kinga Gál (A7-0146/2014)

(Simple majority)
(Voting record: 'Results of votes', Item 48)

COMMISSION PROPOSAL and AMENDMENTS

Approved as amended (P7_TA(2014)0444)

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION

Adopted (P7_TA(2014)0444)


15. 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: David Martin - A7-0352/2011
Andrej Plenković

Report: Anne E. Jensen and Jean-Luc Dehaene - A7-0271/2014
Peter Jahr and Seán Kelly

Report: Rosa Estaràs Ferragut - A7-0078/2014
Zdravka Bušić, Tomasz Piotr Poręba, Peter Jahr, Seán Kelly and Andrej Plenković

Report: Julie Girling - A7-0440/2013
Peter Jahr, Seán Kelly and Hiltrud Breyer

Report: Alain Cadec - A7-0282/2013
Dolores García-Hierro Caraballo and Andrej Plenković.

(The sitting was suspended at 18.45 and resumed at 19.00.)


16. 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.


IN THE CHAIR: Oldřich VLASÁK
Vice-President

17. European Court of Justice judgment of 8 April concerning data retention (C 293/12 and C 594/12) (debate)

Commission statement: European Court of Justice judgment of 8 April concerning data retention (C 293/12 and C 594/12) (2014/2698(RSP))

Cecilia Malmström (Member of the Commission) made the statement.

The following spoke: Manfred Weber, on behalf of the PPE Group, who also replied to a blue-card question by Paul Murphy, Claude Moraes, on behalf of the S&D Group, Sophia in 't Veld, on behalf of the ALDE Group, who also replied to a blue-card question by Manfred Weber, Judith Sargentini, on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, Cornelia Ernst, on behalf of the GUE/NGL Group, Axel Voss, who also replied to two blue-card questions by Sophia in 't Veld and Cornelia Ernst, Juan Fernando López Aguilar, Sarah Ludford, Ulrike Lunacek, Marie-Christine Vergiat, Seán Kelly, Sylvie Guillaume, Cecilia Wikström, Carl Schlyter, Paul Murphy, Josef Weidenholzer, Nadja Hirsch and Birgit Sippel.

The following spoke under the 'catch-the-eye' procedure: Marc Tarabella, Christian Engström and Ana Gomes.

The following spoke: Cecilia Malmström.

The debate closed.


18. Religious freedoms and cultural diversity (debate)

Statement by the Vice-President of the Commission and High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy: Religious freedoms and cultural diversity (2014/2690(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: Marietta Giannakou, on behalf of the PPE Group, Ana Gomes, on behalf of the S&D Group, Ewald Stadler, Non-attached Member, Cristian Dan Preda, Marusya Lyubcheva, Andrzej Grzyb, Richard Howitt, Alf Svensson, Boris Zala, Bernd Posselt and Seán Kelly.

The following spoke: Dimitrios Kourkoulas.

Motion for a resolution to wind up the debate tabled under Rule 110(2):

- Marietta Giannakou, on behalf of the AFET Committee, on EU foreign policy in a world of cultural and religious differences (2014/2690(RSP)) (B7-0365/2014).

The debate closed.

Vote: minutes of 17.4.2014, item 9.12.


19. Infringements of competition law ***I (debate)

Report on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on certain rules governing actions for damages under national law for infringements of the competition law provisions of the Member States and of the European Union [COM(2013)0404 - C7-0170/2013 - 2013/0185(COD)] - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs. Rapporteur: Andreas Schwab (A7-0089/2014)

Andreas Schwab introduced the report.

The following spoke: Cecilia Malmström (Member of the Commission).

The following spoke: Ildikó Gáll-Pelcz, on behalf of the PPE Group, Antolín Sánchez Presedo, on behalf of the S&D Group, Bas Eickhout, on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group, and Ruža Tomašić, on behalf of the ECR Group.

The following spoke under the 'catch-the-eye' procedure: Seán Kelly and Theodor Dumitru Stolojan.

IN THE CHAIR: Rainer WIELAND
Vice-President

The following spoke: Cecilia Malmström and Andreas Schwab.

The debate closed.

Vote: minutes of 17.4.2014, item 9.7.


20. European long-term investment funds ***I (debate)

Report on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on European Long-term Investment Funds [COM(2013)0462 - C7-0209/2013 - 2013/0214(COD)] - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs. Rapporteur: Rodi Kratsa-Tsagaropoulou (A7-0211/2014)

The following spoke: Cecilia Malmström (Member of the Commission).

The following spoke: Ivailo Kalfin (rapporteur for the opinion of the BUDG Committee), Astrid Lulling, on behalf of the PPE Group, Saïd El Khadraoui, on behalf of the S&D Group, Philippe De Backer, on behalf of the ALDE Group, Theodor Dumitru Stolojan and Ruža Tomašić.

The following spoke: Cecilia Malmström.

The debate closed.

Vote: minutes of 17.4.2014, item 9.4.


21. Agenda of the next sitting

The agenda of the next day's sitting had been established ('Agenda' PE 531.857/OJJE).


22. Closure of the sitting

The sitting closed at 21.45.

Klaus Welle

Rainer Wieland

Secretary-General

Vice-President


ATTENDANCE REGISTER

Present:

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

Excused:

Bufton, Dehaene, Kleva Kekuš, Papastamkos, Scurria

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