Sök

Dina träffar

Visar 5 av 5 träffar

Mellanstatliga beslutsförfaranden

Faktablad om EU 01-04-2017

Inom den gemensamma utrikes- och säkerhetspolitiken, liksom på flera andra områden såsom fördjupat samarbete, vissa utnämningar och översyn av fördragen, ser beslutsförfarandet annorlunda ut än det ordinarie lagstiftningsförfarandet. Det viktigaste inslaget på dessa områden är ett starkare mellanstatligt samarbete. Utmaningen med statsskuldkrisen har gett upphov till en ökad användning av sådana beslutsmekanismer, inte minst inom ramen för den europeiska ekonomiska styrningen.

Following the terrorist attacks of 13 November 2015 in Paris, the 'mutual defence/assistance clause' of the Treaty of Lisbon (article 42.7 TEU) was invoked for the first time by an EU Member State. This tool is a 'reactive', intergovernmental instrument. Devoid of specific implementation arrangements, the text foresees no explicit role for EU institutions. As a result, any Member State invoking the clause maintains a wide margin of manoeuvre for pursuing bilateral discussions with partners, who are ...

This study provides a critical analysis of EGTCs in light of their potential to improve territorial cooperation in Europe. On the basis of a literature review and case studies, the study offers insights into previous achievements of EGTCs, obstacles of their foundation and functioning as well as on their future perspectives. Recommendations have been derived to contribute to the opinion-forming process of the European Parliament about general lessons, future potentials and possibilities for further ...

These two briefing papers mark the end of series of briefing papers supporting the meetings the Special Committee on the Financial, Economic and Social Crisis (CRIS) held in January and February 2011. In preparation for the discussions on the Committee's draft final report these meetings dealt with key questions of the crisis. The first briefing deals with the different ways of decision-making in the area of European Economic Governance; where six proposals are currently under discussion while economic ...