|European Union - Thirty-Sixth Report|
Here you can browse the report together with the Proceedings of the Committee. The published report was ordered by the House of Lords to be printed 15 July 2003.
PART 1: background
CHAPTER 1: the mandate to negotiate an open
The Transport Council, 5/6 June 2003
CHAPTER 2: the "horizontal mandate"
The Horizontal Mandate
How the Council's mandates differ from our
Position of bilateral ASAs during a period
CHAPTER 3: The mandate for negotiations with
The Committee's Concerns
Linkage between phases
Can Member States continue to support existing
bilateral ASAs during an EU/US negotiation?
CHAPTER 4: UK Negotiating Objectives
Phased negotiations and safeguards
The UK position vis à vis other EU
Other issues raised in the Department's evidence
A "mini-deal" over access to Heathrow?
CHAPTER 5: conclusions
Appendix 1 Membership of Sub-Committee B
Appendix 2 Transport, Telecommunications
and Energy Council 5/6 June 2003
Appendix 3 How the texts agreed at Transport
Council meet UK negotiating objectives
Appendix 4 Council of the European Union
Monday 23 June 2003
Mr Tony McNulty, Mr Michael Smethers, Mr Tony
Baker, Department for Transport
Oral evidence, 23 June 2003
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