Weekly Information Bulletin: 10th March 2001
EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES DOCUMENTS
RECEIVED SINCE THE LAST BULLETIN
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COM (2000) *
14084/1/00. REV 1. Initiative of the Kingdom of Sweden with a view to the adoption of a Council Act amending the Staff Regulations applicable to Europol employees.
COM (2000) *
14085/00. EUROPOL 40. Initiative of the Kingdom of Sweden with a view to the adoption of a Council Decision adjusting the basic salaries and allowances applicable to Europol staff.
COM (2000) 775F
14222/00. Proposal extending the double-checking system for the period from 1st January to 31st December 2001, concerning the export of certain steel products from the Slovak Republic to the Community.
COM (2000) 800F
14225/00. Proposal concerning the export of certain ECSC steel products from Poland to the Community for the period from 1st January to 31st December 2001 (extension of the double-checking system).
COM (2000) 795F
14226/00. Proposal concerning the export of certain ECSC steel products from Romania to the Community for the period from 1st January to 31st December 2001 (extension of the double-checking system).
COM (2000) *
14732/00. Council Directive supplementing the Statute for a European Company with regard to the involvement of employees.
COM (2001) 27F
5363/01. Sixth VAT Directive: Request from the Spanish Government for a derogation (Article 27 procedure)--Used and waste materials.
COM (2001) 42F
5364/01. Proposal authorising Austria to apply a measure derogating from Article 11 of Sixth Council Directive 77/388/EEC on the harmonisation of the laws of the Member States relating to turnover taxes.
COM (2000) 899F
5557/01. Proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on machinery and amending Directive 95/16/EC.
COM (2001) 19F
5580/01. Proposal concerning the improvement of the trade arrangements for processed agricultural products foreseen in Protocol 3 of the Europe Agreement between the EC and Slovenia (submitted by the Commission).
COM (2001) 12F
5616/01. Proposal relating to restrictions on the marketing and use of certain dangerous substances and preparations (pentabromodiphenyl ether).
COM (2000) *
5653/01. Special Report No 22/2000 by the Court of Auditors on evaluation of the reformed clearance of accounts procedure.
COM (2001) 47F
5665/01. Opinion on the resale right for the benefit of the author of an original work of art amending the proposal of the Commission pursuant to Article 250(2) of the EC Treaty.
COM (2001) 43F
5684/01. Proposal prohibiting the exportation of certain goods and services to Afghanistan, strengthening the flight ban and freeze of funds and other financial resources in respect of the Taliban of Afghanistan, and repealing Council Regulation (EC) No 337/2000.
COM (2001) 26F
5689/01. Communication from the Commission to the Council The EU and Kaliningrad.
COM (2001) 38F
5729/01. Proposal concerning structural business statistics.
COM (2000) 826F
5730/01. Report on the implementation of Council Directive 95/57/EC on the collection of statistical information in the field of tourism.
SEC (2001) 130F
5772/01. Communication concerning the common position of the Council relating to the proposal for a recommendation of the European Parliament and of the Council on mobility within the Community for students, persons undergoing training, young volunteers, teachers and trainers.
COM (2000) 816F
5773/01. Proposal setting standards of quality and safety for the collection, testing, processing, storage and distribution of human blood and blood components and amending Council Directive 89/381/EEC.
COM (2001) 36F
5816/01. Report on the state of implementation of Regulation (EC) No 2200/96 on the common organisation of the market in fruit and vegetables.
COM (2000) *
6164/01. Requirements for SIS II.
COM (2000) *
13108. Working Paper: 29th Financial Report on the European Agricultural Guidance and Guarantee Fund (E.A.G.G.F.), Guarantee Section--1999 Financial Year.
COM (2000) 645F
12397/00. Report on the application of the Agreement between the European Communities and the Government of Canada regarding the application of their competition laws, 17th June 1999 to 31st December 1999.
COM (2000) 833F
14376/00. Proposal imposing a definitive anti-dumping duty and definitive collecting the provisional duty imposed on imports of polyester staple fibres originating in India and the Republic of Korea.
COM (2001) 49F
14788/00. Proposal imposing a definitive countervailing duty on imports of stainless steel bars originating in India.
COM (2001) 59F
5688/01. Report from the Commission: ``The concrete future objectives of education systems''.
COM (2001) 31F
5771/01. Communication on the sixth environment action programme of the European Community.
``Environment 2010: Our future, Our choice''
--Proposal for a Decision of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down the Community Environment Action Programme 2001--10.
COM (2000) *
5778/01. Commission recommendation of 17th January 2001 on the maximum permitted Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) for drivers of motorised vehicles (Text with EEA relevance).
COM (2001) 55F
5784/01. Proposal concerning the conclusion of an Agreement between the European Community and the Republic of Iceland and the Kingdom of Norway concerning the criteria and mechanisms for establishing the State responsible for examining a request for asylum lodged in a Member State or Iceland or Norway.
COM (2001) 48F
5809/01. Report on simplification of agricultural legislation.
COM (2001) 37F
5851/01. Proposal amending Council Decision 90/424/EEC on expenditure in the veterinary field.
COM (2001) 28F
5876/01. The Commission's work programme for 2001.
COM (2001) 50F
5878/01. Proposals for Council Regulations:
-- introducing special measures to terminate the service of officials of the Commission of the European Communities as part of the reform of the Commission;
-- laying down the conditions and procedures for applying the tax for the benefit of the European Communities;
-- determining the categories of officials and other servants of the European Communities to whom the provisions of Article 12, the second paragraph of Article 13 and Article 14 of the Protocol on the Privileges and Immunities of the Communities apply.
COM (2001) 62F
5884/01. Proposal derogating from certain provisions of Council Regulation (EC) No. 2792/1999 laying down the detailed rules and arrangements regarding Community structural assistance in the fisheries sector.
COM (2000) *
5894/01.Creating a safer information society by improving the security of information infrastructures and combating computer-related crime: Europe 2002.
COM (2000) 54F
5947/01. Proposal for a Council Regulation (EC) amending Regulation (EC) No. 1334/2000 with regard to a list of dual-use items and technology when exported.
COM (2000) 45F
5960/01. Proposals for Council Decisions:
-- concerning the signature of the Agreement between the European Community and Romania establishing certain conditions for the carriage of goods by road and the promotion of Combined Transport;
-- concerning the conclusion of the Agreement between the European Community and Romania establishing certain conditions for the carriage of goods by road and the promotion of Combined Transport.
COM (2001) 61F-I
5963/01. Proposal for a Regulation on visas--list of third countries: Report from the Commission to the Council regarding Bulgaria.
COM (2001) 61F-II
5963/01 ADD 1. Proposal for a Regulation on visas--list of third countries: intermediate report from the Commission to the Council report on visa issues (Romania).
COM (2001) 33F
6005/01. Excise duties on mineral oils: Request from France for a derogation (procedure laid down in Article 8(4) of Directive 92/81/EEC): Public road passenger transport services.
COM (2001) 60F
6012/01. The regions and the new economy'': Guidelines for innovative actions under the ERDF in 2000--06.
COM (2001) 24F
6013/01. Second Commission report on economic and social cohesion.
COM (2001) 56F
6021/01. Proposal on the training of professional drivers for the carriage of goods or passengers by road.
COM (2001) 58F
6072/01. Proposal laying down the new guidelines for the multi-annual programme to promote international co-operation in the energy section (1998--2002), SYNERGY, under the multi-annual framework programme for actions in the energy sector and connected measures.
COM (2001) 32F
6080/01. Third Report on the operation of the inspection arrangements for traditional own resources (1997--99) (Article 18(5) of Council Regulation (EC, Euratom) No. 1150/00 of 22nd May 2000).
COM (2001) 64F
6177/01. Report on progress in implementation of the specific measures for the smaller Aegean islands in 1996 and 1997.
COM (2001) 67F
6182/01. Communication concerning the special framework of assistance for traditional ACP suppliers of bananas (Council Regulation No. 856/1999): Biennial Report from the Commission 2000.
COM (2001) 63F
6214/01. Amended proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on general product safety.
COM (2001) 51F
6237/01. Communication concerning a strategy for the Customs Union.
COM (2001) 46F
6247/01. Proposal on reporting formalities for ships arriving in and departing from Community ports.
* No Com number available