Documents considered by the Committee on 9 May 2018 Contents

10Documents not raising questions of sufficient legal or political importance to warrant a substantive report to the House

Cabinet Office



COM(18) 157

Report from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council Report on the application of Regulation (EU) No 211/2011 on the citizens’ initiative.

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs



COM(18) 181

Report from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council on the application of Directive 2007/43/EC and its influence on the welfare of chickens kept for meat production, as well as the development of welfare indicators (Text with EEA relevance).

Foreign and Commonwealth Office


Council Decision (CFSP) 2018/283 of 26 February 2018 amending Decision (CFSP) 2016/1693 concerning restrictive measures against ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaeda and persons, groups, undertakings and entities associated with them.


Council Implementing Regulation (EU) 2018/281 of 26 February 2018 implementing Regulation (EU) No 2016/1686 imposing additional restrictive measures directed against ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaeda and natural and legal persons, entities or bodies associated with them.


Council Decision (CFSP) 2018/475 of 21 March 2018 updating the list of persons, groups and entities subject to Articles 2, 3 and 4 of common Position 2001/931/CFSP on the application of specific measures to combat terrorism, and repealing Decision (CFSP) 2017/1426.


Council Implementing Regulation (EU) 2018/468 of 21 March 2018 implementing Article 2(3) of Regulation (EC) No 2580/2001 on specific restrictive measures directed against certain persons and entities with a view to combating terrorism and repealing Implementing Regulation (EU) No 2017/1420.


Joint Proposal for a Council Decision on the Union position within the Association Council set up by the Euro-Mediterranean Agreement establishing an association between the European Community and its Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Tunisia, of the other part, with regard to the adoption of the document: ‘Strengthening the EU-Tunisia privileged partnership: strategic priorities for the period 2018–2020’.

HM Treasury



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COM(18) 41

Report from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council on the implementation and impact of Directive 2009/110/EC in particular on the application of prudential requirements for electronic money institutions.



COM (18) 120

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Central Bank and the Eurogroup 2018 European Semester: Assessment of progress on structural reforms, prevention and correction of macroeconomic imbalances, and results of indepth reviews under Regulation (EU) No 1176/2011.



COM(18) 169

Report from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council on the application of Title III of Directive 2009/138/EC of the European Parliament and the Council of 25 November 2009 on the taking-up and pursuit of the business of Insurance and Reinsurance (Solvency II) as regards the supervision of insurance and reinsurance undertakings in a group, and the assessment of the transitional period for the occupational retirement provision business of life insurance undertakings.



COM (18) 165

Proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council on the mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF/2018/000 TA 2018—Technical assistance at the initiative of the Commission).


Single Resolution Board: Work on a challenging Banking Union task started, but still a long way to go.



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European Court of Auditors’ Special Report No 2/2018: “The operational efficiency of the ECB’s crisis management for banks”.

Home Office



COM(17) 728

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council Reporting on the follow-up to the EU Strategy towards the Eradication of trafficking in human beings and identifying further concrete actions.

Published: 15 May 2018