Our plenary work

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Published: 08/04/2014

Agricultural products on the internal market and in third countries

The Council and Parliament have reached a first-reading agreement on information provision and promotion measures for agricultural products. This

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Published: 08/04/2014

European Union Solidarity Fund

The solidarity fund was designed to respond to natural disasters and demonstrate European solidarity towards badly affected regions in EU member

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Published: 08/04/2014

Transfer of motor vehicles

This report is the first-reading position of the European Parliament on a Commission proposal concerning the simplification of transferring motor

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Published: 08/04/2014

Key information documents for investment products

This is the first piece of legislation to protect small depositors since bank accounts were guaranteed up to €100,000. The S&D Group was pleased to

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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