European Union Committee Progress of Scrutiny Contents


PART II: DOCUMENTS WHICH HAVE CLEARED SCRUTINY IN THE HOUSE OF LORDS

i.  Documents cleared from scrutiny by the Chairman of the Committee on 19 and 26 January and 2 and 9 February 2010.

Documents deposited under Titles V or VI of the Treaty on European Union (the Inter-governmental Pillars) are marked (P).

NOTE: Documents cleared as un-numbered documents, on the basis of the Government explanatory memorandum alone, are included in this list. After the document has been deposited in Parliament they are shown in this list with an asterisk (*) with a note indicating when they were cleared.

Cleared in Chairman's sift of 19 January 2010:
16849/09 Proposal for a Council Regulation imposing a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of certain footwear with uppers of leather originating in Vietnam and originating in the People's Republic of China, as extended to imports of certain footwear with uppers of leather consigned from the Macao SAR, whether declared as originating in the Macao SAR or not, following an expiry review pursuant to Article 11(2) of Council Regulation (EC) No 384/96 (BIS)
17193/09
+ ADD 2-5
17193/1/09
17193/09 ADD 5 Rev 1
COM (09) 665
Communication from the Commission to the Council and the European Parliament - Consequences of the entry into force of the Treaty of Lisbon for ongoing inter-institutional decision-making procedures (FCO)

Cleared in Chairman's sift of 26 January 2010:
15921/09
15915/09
Council Decision on the signing, on behalf of the European Union, of an Agreement between the European Union and Japan on the mutual legal assistance in criminal matters (HO)
16246/09 Report on the annual accounts of the Translation Centre for the bodies of the European Union for the financial year 2008 together with the Centre's replies (FCO)
16267/09 Report on the annual accounts of the Community Plant Variety Office for the financial year 2008 together with the Office's replies (DEFRA)
17037/09
COM (09) 657
Proposal for a Council Decision on the Community position to be taken in the EU-Switzerland Joint Committee established in the Agreement between the European Community and the Swiss Confederation in the audiovisual field, establishing the terms and conditions for the participation of the Swiss Confederation in the Community program MEDIA 2007, as regards a Joint Committee decision updating Article 1 in Annex I of the Agreement (DCMS)
17726/09
COM (09) 287
Report from the Commission pursuant to Article 4 and Article 5 of the Council Decision of 5 October 2006 on the establishment of a Mutual Information Mechanism concerning Member States' measures in the areas of asylum and immigration (HO)
5026/10 COM (09) 695Report from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions Report on the Ex-post Evaluation of the Erasmus Mundus Programme 2004-2008 (BIS)
5049/10 + ADD 1
COM (09) 692
Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Central Bank, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions: Ninth Report on the practical preparations for the Future Enlargement of the Euro Area (HM Treasury)
5265/10
COM (09) 691
A European Security Research and Innovation Agenda - Commission's initial position on ESRIF's key finding and recommendations (HO)

Cleared in Chairman's sift of 2 February 2010:
Unnumbered Council Decision amending Common Position 2008/109/CFSP concerning restrictive measures imposed against Liberia [28.1.10] (FCO)
Unnumbered General Budget of the European Communities 2009: Transfers of Appropriations - Fourth Quarterly Report of transfers of appropriations within the general budget for the financial year 2009 [28.1.10] (HMT)
17787/09
COM (09) 696
Second annual report on the implementation of the European Fisheries Fund (2008) (DEFRA)
17798/09
COM (09) 697
Proposal for a Council Regulation imposing a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of ethanolamines originating in the United States of America (BIS)
5017/10
COM (09) 689
Report from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament and the Committee of the Regions - Ex Post evaluation of the European Capital of Culture event 2007 (Luxembourg and Sibiu and 2008 (Liverpool and Stavanger) (DCMS)
5056/10
COM (09) 694
Report from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions - Equality Between Women and Men - 2010;
Commission staff working document (GEO)
5076/10
COM (09) 680
Commission working document - Report on the implementation of the SBA (BIS)
5126/10
COM (09) 690
+ ADD 1
Report from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament and the European Economic and Social Committee: The operation of Directive 98/34/EC from 2006 to 2008;
Commission staff working document (BIS)
5172/10
COM (09) 676
+ ADD 1
Report from the Commission to the Council and the European Parliament - Second Report on Monitoring development of the rail market;
Commission staff working document (DfT)
5215/10
+ ADD 1
Report from the Commission to the Council and the European Parliament on the application of Regulation (EC) No 2111/2005 regarding the establishment of a Community list of air carriers subject to an operating ban within the Community and informing air transport passengers of the identify of the operating air carrier, and repealing article 9 of Directive 2004/36/EC;
Commission staff working document (DfT)

Cleared in Chairman's sift of 9 February 2010:
UnnumberedCouncil Decision extending restrictive measures against Zimbabwe [2.2.10] (FCO)
UnnumberedCouncil Decision extending the mandate of the European Union's Special Representative (EUSR) in Kosovo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM), the African Great Lakes Region, Sudan and for the African Union [3.2.10] (FCO)
UnnumberedCouncil Decisions extending the mandate of the European Union's Special Representatives (EUSR) for the crisis in Georgia, the Republic of Moldova, Afghanistan, the Middle East Peace Process, Central Asia and the South Caucasus [3.2.10] (FCO)

13665/09Commission staff working document on the follow up in Retail Financial Services to the Consumer Markets Scoreboard (HMT)
15177/09
COM (09) 564
Proposal for a Council Regulation amending Annexes A and C to Regulation (EC) No 1346/2000 on insolvency proceedings (BIS)
17576/09
SEC (09) 1702
Commission staff working document: European Financial Integration Report 2009 (HMT)
17775/09
COM (09) 677
Proposal for a Council Regulation amending Regulation (EC) No 452/2007 imposing a definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of ironing boards originating, inter alia, in the People's Republic of China (BIS)
5224/10
+ ADD 1
COM (09) 698
Report from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions - SAPARD Annual Report - year 2008;
Staff working document (DEFRA)
5266/10Draft amendments to the Rules of Procedure of the Court of Justice following the entry into force of the Treaty of Lisbon (FCO)
5268/10Draft amendments to the Rules of Procedure of the General Court following the entry into force of the Treaty of Lisbon (FCO)
5269/09Proposed amendments to the Rules of Procedure of the Civil Service Tribunal following the entry into force of the Treaty of Lisbon (FCO)
5413/09
CON/10/5
ECB Opinion of 8 Jan 2010 on three Proposals for Regulations of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a European Banking Authority, a European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority and a European Securities and Markets Authority (HMT)
5420/10
CON/10/6
ECB Opinion of 11 Jan 2010 on a Proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directives 2003/71/EC on the prospectus to be published when securities are offered to the public or admitted to trading and 2004/109/EC on the harmonisation of transparency requirement in relation to information about issuers whose securities are admitted to trading on a regulated market (HMT)
5515/10
COM (09) 713
Communication from the Commission to the Council and the European Parliament - Monitoring the CO² Emissions from cars in the EU: Data for the year 2008 (DfT)
5710/10
5737/10
COM (10) 8
SEC (09) 1620
Proposal for a Decision of the European Parliament and of the Council on the mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund;
Communication to the Commission on application EGF/2009/010 LT/SNAIGE received from Lithuania for a financial contribution from the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (HMT)
5711/10
5736/10
COM (10) 7
SEC (09) 1619
Proposal for a Decision of the European Parliament and of the Council on the mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund;
Communication to the Commission on application EGF/2009/013 DE/KARMANN received from Germany for a Financial Contribution from the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (HMT)

II.  DOCUMENTS CONSIDERED AND CLEARED BY THE SELECT COMMITTEE OR ONE OR MORE SUB-COMMITTEES. THE SUB-COMMITTEE TO WHICH THE DOCUMENT WAS REFERRED IS GIVEN IN BRACKETS.

†Unnumbered

No COM number

Not on IPEX

Council Joint Action amending and extending Joint Action 2005/889/CFSP on establishing a European Union Border Assistance Mission for the Rafah Crossing Point (EU BAM Rafah) [15.10.08] (FCO) (C)

Sifted 21 October 2008;
Considered at meeting 23 Oct 08 - Cleared from Scrutiny;
Letter to the Government 27 Oct 08, 6 Nov 09 - Chris Bryant MP, Minister for Europe;
Letters to the Chairman 4 Dec 08, 15 Jul 09, 18 Dec 09

†Unnumbered

No COM number

Not on IPEX

Proposal for a Council Decision on support for EU activities in order to promote among third countries the process leading towards an Arms Trade Treaty, in the framework of the European Security Strategy. Decision on adoption of a Joint Action Plan for regional meetings in support of an Arms Trade Treaty commencing in 2009 (FCO) [8.1.09] (C)

Sifted 13 January 2009;
15 Jan 09 - Cleared from Scrutiny;
Letter to the Government 23 Jan 09 - Rt Hon Caroline Flint MP, Minister for Europe;
Letter to the Chairman 12 Feb 09

†Unnumbered

No COM number

Not on IPEX

Council Joint Action appointing the European Union's Special Representative in Bosnia and Herzegovina (FCO) [12.03.09] (C)

Sifted 17 March 2009;
Considered at meeting 19 Mar 09 - Override of Scrutiny + Cleared from Scrutiny;
Letter to the Government 24 Mar 09 - Rt Hon Caroline Flint MP, Minister for Europe;
Letter to the Chairman 19 Mar 09

†Unnumbered

No COM number

Not on IPEX

Draft Council Decision on setting up the Standing Committee on operational cooperation on internal security (HO) [02.09.09] (F)

Sifted 13 October 2009;
Letters to the Government 29 Oct 09, 10 Dec 09, 16 Dec 09 - Cleared from scrutiny - Meg Hillier MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State;
Letter to the Chairman 18 Nov 09, 24 Nov 09;

Request for further information

†Unnumbered

No COM number

Not on IPEX

Council Decision 2009/293/CFSP of 26 February 2009 concerning the Exchange of Letters between the European Union and the Government of Kenya on the conditions and modalities for the transfer of persons suspected of having committed acts of piracy and detained by the European Union-led naval force (EUNAVFOR), and seized property in the possession of EUNAVFOR, from EUNAVFOR to Kenya and for their treatment after such transfer (FCO) [06.10.09] (C)

Sifted 13 October 2009;
Override of scrutiny;
Letter to the Government 23 Oct 09 - Cleared from scrutiny - Chris Bryant MP, Minister for Europe;
Letter to the Chairman 7 Dec 09

†UnnumberedDraft Framework Decision on transfer of proceedings in Criminal Matters (OCJR) [06.10.09] (E)

Sifted 13 October 2009;
Dossier terminated under Lisbon Treaty - Cleared 1 Dec 09


*Unnumbered

Council Decision on a European Union military mission to contribute to the training of Somali Security Forces [19.1.10] (FCO) (C)

Sifted by urgent sift 19 January 2010
CLEARED from Scrutiny 22 Jan 10

*Unnumbered Council Decision concerning restrictive measures against Eritrea [28.1.10] (FCO) (C)

Sifted 2 February 2010;
Considered at meeting 4 Feb 10 - Cleared from Scrutiny

*Unnumbered Council Decision amending Common Position 2009/138/CFSP concerning restrictive measures against Somalia [28.1.10] (FCO) (C)

Sifted 2 February 2010;

Considered at meeting 4 Feb 10 - Cleared from Scrutiny

†OJ C 286-02

No COM number

Not on IPEX

Annual Report on the Activities funded by the sixth, seventh, eight and ninth European Development Funds concerning the Financial Year 2007 and the Commission Replies (DfID) (C)

Sifted 20 January 2009;
Considered at meeting 29 Jan 09 - Cleared from scrutiny;
Letter to the Government 6 Feb 09 - Gareth Thomas MP

†SEC (09) 610

Not on IPEX

Preliminary Draft Budget (PDB) of the European Communities 2010 (HMT) (A)

Sifted 16 June 2009
Letters to the Government 24 Jun 09, 8 Jul 09 - Cleared from Scrutiny, 25 Nov 09, 13 Jan 10 - Ian Pearson MP, Economic Secretary (Documents 16763/09, 15172/09 and 12793/09 - Cleared scrutiny 13 Jan 10);
Letters to the Chairman 24 Jul 09, 4 Nov 09, 17 Nov 09, 7 Dec 09

Sub-Committee's Report published 30 Jul 09 "The EC Budget 2010" (20th Report, HL Paper 146)

†5877/07
+ ADD 1, 2
COM (07) 31

IPEX

Draft Instrument of 31 January 2007 concerning a Proposal for a Council Directive on the marketing of fruit plant propagating material and fruit plants intended for fruit production (Recast version);
Staff Working document - Impact Assessment;
Staff Working document - Summary Impact Assessment (DEFRA) (D)

Sifted 27 February 2007;
Letters to the Government 19 Mar 07, 15 May 08 - Cleared from Scrutiny - Lord Rooker, Minister for Sustainable Farming and Food and Animal Welfare;
Letters to the Chairman 12 Dec 07, 8 May 08, 31 May 08

†5401/08
COM (08) 4

IPEX

Council Regulation renewing and strengthening current restrictive measures in respect of Burma and repealing Regulation (EC) No 817/2006 (FCO) (C)

Sifted 5 February 2008;
Considered at meeting 7 Feb 08 - Cleared from Scrutiny;
Letter to the Government 19 Feb 08;
Letters to the Chairman 6 Mar 08, 31 Mar 09

†7296/08
+ ADD 1, 2
COM (08) 124

SEM 7296/08
COM (08) 124

IPEX

Proposed Regulation of the European Parliament and the Council on the placing on the market and use of feed (FSA)

SUPPLEMENTARY EXPLANATORY MEMORANDUM Proposed Regulation of the European Parliament and the Council on the placing on the market and use of feed (FSA) (D)

Sifted 26 March 2008;
SEM Sifted 25 November 2008;
Letter to the Government 2 May 08, 10 Dec 08 - Cleared from Scrutiny, 22 Jan 09 - Dawn Primarolo MP, Minister of State for Public Health;
Letter to the Chairman 12 Jan 09, 7 Jan 10

†8403/08
+ ADD 1-5
COM (08) 177

IPEX

Communication from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions: The EU - a Global Partner for Development - Speeding up progress towards the Millennium Development Goals (DfID) (C)

Sifted 2 May 08;
Letter to the Government 12 May 08 - Cleared from Scrutiny - Gareth Thomas MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State;
Letters to the Chairman 2 Jun 08, 26 Jun 08

†8450/08
+ ADD 1
COM (08) 187

IPEX

Communication from the Commission to the Council and the European Parliament - The role of the CFP in implementing an ecosystem approach to marine management;
Commission staff working document accompanying Communication (DEFRA) (D)

Sifted 13 May 2008;
Letter to the Government 21 May 08 - Cleared from Scrutiny - Jonathan Shaw MP, Minister for Marine, Landscape & Rural Affairs and Minister for the South East;
Letter to the Chairman 23 Jun 08

†12041/08
+ ADD 1,2,3
COM (08) 400

IPEX

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions - Public Procurement for a better Environment;
Commission staff working document - Impact assessment;
Commission staff working document - Summary of Impact Assessment ;
Commission staff working document (DEFRA) (B)

Sifted 30 September 2008;
Letter to the Government 15 Oct 08 - Cleared from Scrutiny - Lord Hunt of Kings Heath, Minister for Sustainable Development, Climate Change Adaptation and Air Quality;
Letters to the Chairman 30 Jan 09 (received 30 Jun 09)

†12119/08
+ ADD 1,2
COM (08) 399

IPEX

Draft Instrument 12119/08 of 18 July 2008 concerning a Proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for the setting of ecodesign requirements for energy related products;
Commission staff working document - Impact Assessment;
Commission staff working document - Summary of Impact Assessment (DEFRA) (B)

Sifted 30 September 2008;
Letter to the Government 15 Oct 08 - Cleared from scrutiny - Lord Hunt of Kings Heath, Minister for Sustainable Development, Climate Change Adaptation and Air Quality

†12353/08
SEC (08) 2311

Not on IPEX

Proposal for a Council Decision on the position to be adopted by the European Community within the ACP-EC Council of Ministers regarding a decision to revise the Annex IV to the Cotonou ACP-EC Partnership Agreement (DfID) (C)

Sifted 30 September 2008;
Considered at meeting 9 October 2008 - Cleared from Scrutiny

†16277/08
SEC (08) 2899

IPEX

Commission staff working document - Directorate-General for Humanitarian Aid-Echo-Operational Strategy 2009 (DfID) (C)

Sifted 3 February 2009;
Considered at meeting 5 Feb 09 - Cleared from scrutiny;
Letters to the Government 6 Feb 09 , 23 Mar 09 - Ivan Lewis MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State;
Letter to the Chairman 5 Mar 09, 27 Apr 09

†5783/09
+ ADD 1
COM (09) 14

IPEX

Proposal for a Decision of the European Parliament and of the Council of (…) establishing a Community programme to support specific activities in the field of financial services, financial reporting and auditing;
Commission staff working document (BERR, now BIS w.e.f. 8 Jun 09) (A)

Sifted 3 March 2009;
Letter to the Government 11 Mar 09, 23 Apr 09, 24 Jun 09 - Ian Pearson MP, Economic Secretary;
Letters to the Chairman 20 Apr 09, 1 Jun 09, 15 Oct 09;
Considered at meeting 22 Apr 09 - Cleared from Scrutiny

†6543/09
COM (09) 76

IPEX

Communication from the Commission to the Council on the opening of consultations with Guinea under Article 96 of the Cotonou Agreement (FCO) (C)

Sifted 10 March 2009;
Letters to the Government 13 Mar 09 - Cleared from Scrutiny, 27 Apr 09 - Rt Hon Caroline Flint MP, Minister for Europe;
Letters to the Chairman 20 Apr 09, 22 Jun 09

†6622/09

COM(09) 78

16496/1/08 16497/1/08 16498/1/08

IPEX

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament concerning the common positions of the Council on the adoption of a Directive amend Directives 2002/21/EC, 2002/19/EC, 2002/20/EC; A Directive amending Directives 2002/22/EC, 2002/58/EC and Regulation 2006/2004; and a Regulation establishing a Group of European Regulators in Telecoms (BERR, ) now BIS w.e.f. 8 Jun 09) (B)

Sifted 21 April 2009;
Letters to the Chairman 15 May 09, 8 Jul 09, 30 Sep 09, 11 Nov 09;
Letter to the Government 4 Jun 09 - Cleared from Scrutiny - Lord Carter of Barnes, Minister for Communications, Technology and Broadcasting

†6810/09
COM (09) 72

IPEX

Proposal for a Council Decision on the position to be adopted by the European Community within the ACP-EC Council of Ministers regarding a decision to revise Annex II to the Cotonou ACP-EC Partnership Agreement (DfID) (C)

Sifted 17 March 2009;
Considered at meeting 19 Mar 09 - Cleared from Scrutiny;
Letter to the Government 23 Mar 09 - Gareth Thomas MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State;
Letter to the Chairman 30 Apr 09

†8150/1/09
+ ADD 1, 2
COM (09) 135

IPEX

Proposal for a Council Framework Decision on combating the sexual abuse, sexual exploitation of children and child pornography, repealing Framework Decision 2004/68/JHA (MoJ) (E)

Sifted 21 April 2009;
Letters to the Government 15 May 09, 25 Jun 09 , 15 Oct 09, 28 Jan 10 - Cleared from Scrutiny - Lord Bach, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State;
Letters to the Chairman 1 Jun 09, 19 Jul 09, 5 Jan 10

†8677/09
COM (09) 162

IPEX

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council Building a sustainable future for aquaculture A new impetus for the Strategy for the Sustainable Development of European Aquaculture;
Staff working document - Impact assessment;
Staff working document - Summary of impact assessment (DEFRA) (D)

Sifted 12 May 2009;
Letter to the Government 4 Jun 09 - Cleared from Scrutiny - Huw Irranca-Davies MP, Minister for the Natural and Marine Environment, Wildlife and Rural Affairs; Letter to the Chairman 16 Jun 09

†8937/09

No COM number

Not on IPEX

Proposal for a Council Regulation amending Regulation (EC) no. 332/2002 establishing a facility providing medium-term financial assistance for Member States' balances of payments (HMT) (A)

Sifted 19 May 2009;
Considered at meeting 9 Jun 09 - Cleared from Scrutiny
Letter to the Government 19 June 09 - Ian Pearson MP, Economic Secretary;
Letter to the Chairman 29 Jul 09

†9052/09
COM (09) 199

IPEX

Recommendation for a Council Decision granting mutual assistance for Romania and proposal for a Council Decision providing EU Medium-term financial assistance for Romania (HMT) (A)

Sifted 12 May 2009;
Considered at meeting 9 Jun 09 - Override of Scrutiny
Letter to the Government 19 June 09 - Ian Pearson, Economic Secretary;

Cleared from Scrutiny 25 Jan 10

†9281/09
COM (09) 201
Communication from the Commission: Promoting Good Governance in Tax matters (HMT) (A)
IPEXSifted 2 June 2009;
Letter to the Government 9 Jun 09 - Cleared from Scrutiny - Rt Hon Stephen Timms MP, Financial Secretary;
Letter to the Chairman 29 Jun 09
†10359/09
COM (09) 234

IPEX

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions on agricultural product quality policy (DEFRA) (D)

Sifted 30 June 2009;
Letter to the Government 8 Jul 09 - Cleared from Scrutiny - Jim Fitzpatrick MP, Minister for Food, Farming and the Environment

†11448/09
COM (09) 284

IPEX

Communication from the Commission to the Council and the European Parliament: Demonstrating Carbon Capture and Geological Storage in Emerging Developing Countries: Financing the EU-China Near Zero Emission Coal Plant Project (DECC) (C)

Sifted 28 August 2009;
Letter to the Government 19 Oct 09 - Cleared from Scrutiny;
Letter to the Chairman 2 Dec 09

†11917/09Council Framework Decision on the right to interpretation and translation in criminal proceedings (MoJ) (E)

Sifted 14 October 2009 in advance of sift of 20 Oct 09;
Letter to the Chairman 20 Oct 09, 24 Nov 09, 29 Dec 09;
Letter to the Government 10 Dec 09 - Lord Bach, Parliamentary Under Secretary

Dossier terminated under Lisbon Treaty - Cleared 1 Dec 09

†12093/09
+ ADD 1,2
COM (09) 362

IPEX

Proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directives 2006/48/EC and 2006/49/EC as regards capital requirements for the trading book and for Re-securitisations, and the supervisory review of remuneration policies (HMT) (A)

Sifted 28 August 2009;
Letter to the Government 14 Oct 09, 10 Dec 09 - Cleared from scrutiny, 20 Jan 10 - Lord Myners, Financial Services Secretary;
Letters to the Chairman 30 Sep 09, 17 Nov 09, 4 Jan 10

†12289/09
+ ADD 1
COM (09) 385
SEC (09) 1050

IPEX

Communication from the Commission to the Council - Dairy market situation 2009;
Commission staff working document (DEFRA) (D)

Sifted 28 August 2009;
Letter to the Government 14 Oct 09 - Cleared from scrutiny - Jim Fitzpatrick MP, Minister for Farming and the Environment;
Letter to the Chairman 23 Oct 09

†12631/09
COM (09) 381

Not on IPEX

Proposal for a Council Decision on the position to be adopted by the Communities and its Member States within the Cooperation Council established by the Partnership and Cooperation Agreement establishing a partnership between the European Communities and their Member States, of the one part, and Ukraine, of the other part, with regard to the adoption of a Recommendation on the implementation of the EU-Ukraine Association Agenda and of a Decision on the establishment of a Joint Committee (FCO) (C)

Sifted 23 September 2009;
Letter to the Government 15 Oct 09 - Cleared from Scrutiny , 18 Nov 09 - Chris Bryant MP, Minister for Europe;
Letter to the Chairman 3 Nov 09, 4 Dec 09

†13000/09
+ ADD 1
COM (09) 512

IPEX

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions: "Preparing for our future: Developing a common strategy for key enabling technologies in the EU";
Staff working document "Current situation of key enabling technologies in Europe" (BIS) (B)

Sifted 27 October 2009;
Letter to the Government 3 Nov 09 - Cleared from scrutiny - Rt Hon Lord Drayson, Minister of State;
Letter to the Chairman 24 Nov 09

†13266/09
COM (09) 476

IPEX

Proposal for a Council Regulation opening and providing for the management of autonomous Community tariff quotas for certain fishery products for the period 2010 to 2012 (DEFRA) (D)

Sifted 20 October 2009;
Letter to the Chairman 24 Oct 09, 25 Nov 09;
Letter to the Government 29 Oct 09 - Cleared from scrutiny, 2 Dec 09 - Huw Irranca Davies MP, Minister for the Natural and Marine Environment;
Override of Scrutiny 26/27 Oct 09 - written procedure

†13868/09 COM (09) 511

IPEX

Proposal for a Council Decision amending Directive 2006/112/EC as regards an optional and temporary application of the reverse charge mechanism in relation to supplies of certain goods and services susceptible to fraud (HMT) (A)

Sifted 20 October 2009;
Letter to the Government 28 Oct 09, 4 Dec 09 - Cleared from scrutiny - Rt Hon Stephen Timms MP, Financial Secretary;
Letter to the Chairman 17 Nov 09, 21 Dec 09

†14230/09
+ ADD 1-4
COM (09) 519

IPEX

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions - Investing in the Development of Low Carbon Technologies (SET Plan) (DECC) (B)

Sifted 27 October 2009;
Letter to the Government 2 Nov 09 - Cleared from scrutiny - David Kidney MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State;
Letter to the Chairman 30 Nov 09

†14513/09
14515/09
14516/09
14748/09
14749/09
14751/09 -14754/09
COM (09) 533

IPEX

Enlargement Strategy and Main Challenges 2009-2010

2009 Progress Reports for Croatia, Turkey, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia and Kosovo (under UNSCR 1244/09) (FCO) (C)

Sifted 24 November 2009;
Considered at meeting 26 Nov 09 - Cleared from scrutiny;
Letter to the Government 30 Nov 09 - Chris Bryant MP - Minister for Europe;
Letter to the Chairman 8 Dec 09

†15049/09
+ ADD 1-3
COM (09) 561

IPEX

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee, the European Court of Justice and the European Central Bank an EU Framework for cross-border crisis management in the banking sector;
Commission staff working document - Impact assessment;
Commission staff working document - Summary of impact assessment (HMT) (A)

Sifted 24 November 2009;
Letter to the Government 10 Dec 09, 20 Jan 10 - Cleared from Scrutiny - Lord Myners, Financial Secretary;
Letter to the Chairman 15 Dec 09

†15289/09
+ ADD 1,2
COM (09) 586

IPEX

Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions "Transforming the digital dividend into social benefits and economic growth" (BIS) (B)

Sifted 24 November 2009;
Letter to the Government 15 Dec 09 - Cleared from scrutiny - Rt Hon Stephen Timms MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State;
Letters to the Chairman 9 Dec 09, 20 Jan 10

†15496/09
+ ADD 1-3
COM (09) 589
Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions - Global Monitoring for Environment and Security (GMES): Challenges and next steps for the Space Component
Staff working document (BIS) (B)

Sifted 1 December 2009;
Letter to the Government 12 Jan 10 - Cleared from Scrutiny - Rt Hon Lord Drayson, Minister of State;
Letter to the Chairman 28 Jan 10

*16810/09
COM (09) 650
Proposal for a Council Decision repealing Council Decision No 2009/473/EC concerning the conclusion of an Agreement in the form of an Exchange of Letters on the provisional application of the Fisheries Partnership Agreement between the European Community and Republic of Guinea (DEFRA) (D)

Sifted 26 January 2010;

Scrutiny override - 22 December 09;

Letter to the Government 29 Jan 10 - Cleared from Scrutiny

*17047/09Proposal for a Revision of the Rules of Procedure of the Court of Auditors (HMT) (E)

Sifted 19 January 2010;

Letter to the Government 28 Jan 10 - Cleared from Scrutiny - Ian Pearson MP

†17588/09
+ ADD 1
COM (09) 682
Report from the Commission to the Council on the follow-up to 2007 Discharge Decisions (Summary) - Council recommendations submitted pursuant to Article 276 of the EC Treaty, Article 180b of the Euratom Treaty, Article 147 of the Financial Regulation for the general budget and Article 119(5) of the EDF Financial Regulation;
Commission Staff Working Document (HMT) (A)

Sifted 12 January 2010;
Considered at meeting 19 Jan 10 - Cleared from scrutiny

*17708/09
COM (09) 706

Proposal for a Council Decision on the conclusion of the Agreement between the European Union and Japan on the mutual legal assistance in criminal matters (HO) (E)

Sifted 19 January 2010;

Letter to the Government 28 Jan 10 - Cleared from Scrutiny - Admiral the Lord West of Spithead, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State

*17760/09
COM (09) 672
Proposal for a Council Regulation laying down implementing measures for Directive 2006/112/EEC on the Common System of Value Added Tax (HMT) (A)

Sifted 19 January 2010;
Considered at meeting 26 Jan 10 - Cleared from Scrutiny

*5835/10

COM (10) 19

Council Decision extending Council Decision 2002/148/EC that partially suspended European Commission (EC) aid to Zimbabwe as part of the application of 'appropriate measures' provided for under Article 96 of the ACP-EU Partnership Agreement (the Cotonou Agreement) [28.1.10] (FCO) (C)

Sifted 2 February 2010;
Considered at meeting 4 Feb 10 - Cleared from Scrutiny




 
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