US travel ban on the agenda for debate 

Political group leaders will debate the “travel restrictions following US President executive orders”. The item will be added to the plenary agenda at the opening of the session.

Political group leaders will take the floor to express their views on the consequences of the executive order, signed last Friday by US President Donald Trump, to ban nationals from seven countries from entering the US, with immediate effect.

Changes to the draft agenda, if approved by the majority of MEPs, will be announced at the opening at 15.00 by EP President AntonioTajani.

Procedure:  Statement by the VPC/HR, one round of political group leaders

Debate:  Wednesday, 1 February