Our plenary work

Plenary topic
Published: 08/04/2014

Payment accounts

This Commission proposal aims to remedy the difficulties many consumers have in accessing a payment account, the lack of transparency on fees on such

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Published: 08/04/2014

Resolution of credit institutions and certain investment firms in the framework of a Single Resolution Mechanism and a Single Bank Resolution Fund

After three months of negotiation, the European Parliament and the Council reached an agreement on 20 March on the Single Resolution Mechanism

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Published: 08/04/2014

Introduction of noise-related operating restrictions at European Union airports

The draft regulation harmonises and strengthens rules on how authorities take decisions to set operating restrictions (including bans on night flights

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Published: 08/04/2014

Deposit guarantee schemes

The deposit guarantee schemes framework is one of the three pillars of the banking union, alongside the single supervisory mechanism and the

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Published: 08/04/2014

Framework for the recovery and resolution of credit institutions and investment firms

The Banks Recovery and Resolution Directive sets predictable and credible rules in the event of bank failure in EU member states and establishes solid

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Published: 08/04/2014

Inter-institutional agreement on the transparency register

The inter-institutional agreement on the transparency register adopted in 2011 established a revision two years after its first application. This

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Published: 08/04/2014

Animal health

This proposal on the prevention, monitoring and control of animal diseases which are transmissible to animals or humans is extremely important for

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Published: 08/04/2014

Food and feed law, rules on animal health and welfare, plant health, plant reproductive material, plant protection products

Both food and feed should be safe and wholesome. In order to meet this goal, a functioning control system must be in place along the whole food chain.

Plenary topic
Published: 01/04/2014

Section I - European Parliament

The relatively modest number of amendments points to the fact that the S&D Group’s rapporteur, drafted a balanced report which recognises the

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Published: 01/04/2014

Measures to reduce the cost of deploying high-speed electronic communications networks

The aim of this regulation is to reduce the cost of deploying high-speed electronic communication networks by providing tools for more cost-efficient