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Procedure : 2008/0208(CNS)
Document stages in plenary
Document selected : A6-0450/2008

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Debates :

PV 18/11/2008 - 15
CRE 18/11/2008 - 15

Votes :

PV 20/11/2008 - 6.8
CRE 20/11/2008 - 6.8
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Tuesday, 18 November 2008 - StrasbourgFinal edition

15. A facility providing financial assistance for Member States' balances of payments * - Financial support to Member States (debate)

Report: on the proposal for a Council regulation amending Regulation (EC) No 332/2002 establishing a facility providing medium-term financial assistance for Member States' balances of payments [COM(2008)0717 - C6-0389/2008 - 2008/0208(CNS)] - Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs. Rapporteur: Pervenche Berès (A6-0450/2008)

Commission statement: Financial support to Member States

Pervenche Berès introduced the report.

Joaquín Almunia (Member of the Commission) made the statement.

The following spoke: Zsolt László Becsey, on behalf of the PPE-DE Group, Szabolcs Fazakas, on behalf of the PSE Group, Zbigniew Krzysztof Kuźmiuk, on behalf of the UEN Group, Nils Lundgren, on behalf of the IND/DEM Group, Sergej Kozlík, Non-attached Member, and Dariusz Rosati.


The following spoke: Edit Herczog and Harald Ettl.

The following spoke under the 'catch-the-eye' procedure: Paul Rübig, Mairead McGuinness, Marian Zlotea and Margarita Starkevičiūtė.

The following spoke: Joaquín Almunia and Pervenche Berès.

The motion for a resolution to be tabled under Rule 103(2) would be announced in the House at a later time.

The debate closed.

Vote: minutes of 20.11.2008, item 6.8 and minutes of 20.11.2008, item 6.10.

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