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2007/0171(NLE) EC/Switzerland agreement: audiovisual field, participation in the programme MEDIA 2007

Progress: Procedure completed

RoleCommitteeRapporteurShadows
Lead CULT
Former Responsible Committee CULT HIERONYMI Ruth (icon: PPE-DE PPE-DE)
Committee Opinion AFET
Former Committee Opinion AFET
Lead committee dossier:
Legal Basis:
TFEU 166-p4, TFEU 218-p6a

Events

2010/09/13
   CSL - Council Meeting
2010/09/04
   Final act published in Official Journal
Details

PURPOSE: to conclude an Agreement with the Swiss Community on the terms and conditions for the participation of the latter in the MEDIA 2007 programme.

NON-LEGISLATIVE ACT: Council Decision 2010/478/EU concerning the conclusion of an 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 programme MEDIA 2007, and a Final Act.

CONTENT: on behalf of the European Community the Commission negotiated an agreement with the Swiss Confederation in the audiovisual field, establishing the terms and conditions for the participation of the Swiss Confederation in the Community programme MEDIA 2007 and a Final Act. The latter were both signed on behalf of the Community on 11 October 2007, subject to their conclusion at a later date, and have been applied provisionally as from 1 September 2007, in accordance with Council Decision 2007/745/EC. This Decision concludes the Agreement. It further states that as a consequence of the entry into force of the Treaty of Lisbon on 1 December 2009, the EU has replaced and succeeded the European Community.

The main elements of the Agreement, in summary, are as follows:

in Annex I the Agreement defines the conditions of the Swiss broadcasting regulatory framework. Certain provisions set out in the previous Agreement have been revised and completed in order to make Swiss legislation more compatible with the EU’s body of law. For example, Articles 1 and 4 in Annex I permit a closer match on provisions regarding the freedom of reception and retransmission. Article 2 in the same Annex guarantees Swiss compliance with Community provisions regarding measures taken to safeguard the broadcasting of events of major importance to society; Swiss projects must meet the same conditions, rules and procedures as those applied to Member State projects. This refers, in particular, to the submission, assessment and selection of applications and projects, the various responsibilities of the national structures in the implementation of the programme and the activities related to the monitoring of the participation in the programme; Switzerland will pay an annual contribution to the programme; on matters relating to financial control and auditing Switzerland agrees to conform to Community provisions, including controls by Community bodies; the Agreement will apply provisionally as from the date of its signature and will continue to apply until the programme comes to an end, or until one of the sides notifies the other side of its wish to terminate the Agreement; the Agreement will be managed by a joint committee, composed of representatives from both sides.

Other elements of the proposal include: a Joint Declaration on reinforcing co-operation in matters of audiovisual policy; a Joint Declaration to adapt the Agreement once the revisions of the current “Television without Frontiers” Directive comes into force; and a Joint Declaration granting Switzerland symmetrical treatment in correspondence with the commitments undertaken by Switzerland with regard to events of major societal importance.

ENTRY INTO FORCE : 26/07/2010.

2010/07/26
   EP/CSL - Act adopted by Council after consultation of Parliament
2010/07/26
   EP - End of procedure in Parliament
2010/07/26
   CSL - Council Meeting
2010/03/04
   EP/CSL - Formal reconsultation of Parliament
2010/02/22
   CSL - Council Meeting
2010/02/16
   EC - Amended legislative proposal for reconsultation published
Details

PURPOSE: to conclude an 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 programme MEDIA 2007.

PROPOSED ACT: Council Decision.

CONTENT: the aim of this proposal is to conclude, on behalf of the Union, 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 programme MEDIA 2007.

The Agreement and the Final Act were signed on behalf of the Community on 11 October 2007, subject to their conclusion at a later date, and have been applied provisionally as from 1 September 2007, in accordance with Council Decision 2007/745/EC .

For details of the content of the Agreement, please refer to the initial document of 21/08/2007 as well as Council document 12419/2007 .

As consequence of the entry into force of the Treaty of Lisbon on 1 December 2009, the European Union has replaced and succeeded the European Community and from that date exercises all rights and assumes all obligations of the European Community. Therefore, references to "the European Community" in the text of the Agreement are, where appropriate, to be read as "the European Union.

Documents
2009/12/02
   all - Additional information
Details

The Lisbon Treaty, which entered into force on 1 December 2009, amended the EU's two core treaties, the Treaty on European Union (TEU) and the Treaty establishing the European Community (EC Treaty). The latter was renamed the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU).

These changes had various consequences for many ongoing procedures. First of all, the articles of the TEU and of the old EC Treaty that constitute the legal basis of all the proposals founded on those Treaties were renumbered in accordance with the table of equivalences mentioned in Article 5 of the Lisbon Treaty.

In addition, some proposals underwent a change to their legal basis going beyond a mere change to their numbering, and this resulted in changes to the type of procedure .

The Lisbon Treaty also introduced new concepts of decision-making procedure . The old "codecision procedure" was extended to new areas and renamed the "ordinary legislative procedure". A new "consent procedure" replaced the old "assent procedure". New interinstitutional procedures were also set up for the adoption of certain non-legislative acts, for example the conclusion of some international agreements.

The ongoing proposals concerned by these changes were formally modified by the Commission in a Communication published on 2 December 2009 (COM(2009)0665).

In the case of the proposal for a Council Decision concerning the conclusion of an Agreement between the Community and the Swiss Confederation in the audiovisual field, establishing the terms and conditions for the participation of the Swiss Confederation in the Community programme MEDIA 2007, and a Final Act, the entry into force of the Lisbon Treaty had the following impacts :

· the old legal basis – Treaty/EC/Art.150(4), Art. 157(3), Art.300 (2) and (3) first para. – became Art 166(4), Art. 173(3), Art 218 (6)(a) of the TFEU. Please note that the numbering of the old legal basis corresponds to the consolidated version of the Treaty that was applicable immediately before the entry into force of the Lisbon Treaty, and may differ from the references in the original Commission proposal ;

· the proposal, which had previously fallen under the old consultation procedure (CNS), was classified as an interinstitutional non-legislative procedure (NLE).

2008/02/19
   EP - Results of vote in Parliament
2008/02/19
   EP - Decision by Parliament, 1st reading/single reading
Details

The European Parliament adopted a legislative resolution based on the report drafted by Ruth HIERONYMI (EPP-ED, DE), approving the proposal for a Council Decision aimed at concluding an Agreement between the European Community and Switzerland on the participation of the latter in the Community programme MEDIA 2007. The resolution was adopted by 648 votes for, 2 against, and 16 abstentions.

Documents
2007/12/20
   EP - Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading
Documents
2007/12/20
   EP - Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading
Documents
2007/12/18
   EP - Vote in committee, 1st reading/single reading
Details

The Committee on Culture and Education adopted the report by Ms Ruth HIERONYMI (EPP-ED, DE), approving unamended the proposal for a Council Decision aimed at concluding an Agreement between the European Community and Switzerland on the participation of the latter in the Community programme MEDIA 2007.

It should be noted that Switzerland’s contribution to the EU Budget for participating in the MEDIA 2007 is EUR 40 million for the period 2007-2013.

2007/11/27
   EP - Committee draft report
Documents
2007/10/11
   EP - Committee referral announced in Parliament, 1st reading/single reading
2007/09/28
   CSL - Council Meeting
2007/09/18
   CSL - Document attached to the procedure
Documents
2007/08/27
   EP - HIERONYMI Ruth (PPE-DE) appointed as rapporteur in CULT
2007/08/21
   EC - Legislative proposal published
Details

PURPOSE: to sign, and provisionally apply, an Agreement with the Swiss Community on the terms and conditions for their participation on the MEDIA 2007 programme.

PROPOSED ACT: Council Decision.

BACKGROUND: the Swiss-Community Agreement on Swiss participation on the MEDIA Plus and MEDIA training programmes came to an end on 31 December 2006. The Community’s new programme MEDIA II, allows for EFTA countries, which are members of the EEA, to participate on the new programme. Negotiations with the Swiss authorities regarding the terms and conditions on the new MEDIA 2007 programme have now been concluded.

CONTENT: the purpose of this proposal, therefore, is the signature of an Agreement between the Swiss Confederation and the Community establishing the terms and conditions for Swiss participation on MEDIA 2007.

The main elements of the proposed Agreement, in summary, are as follows:

- in Annex I the Agreement defines the conditions of the Swiss broadcasting regulatory framework. Certain provisions set out in the previous Agreement have been revised and completed in order to make Swiss legislation more compatible with the EU’s body of law. For example, Articles 1 and 4 in Annex I permit a closer match on provisions regarding the freedom of reception and retransmission. Article 2 in the same Annex guarantees Swiss compliance with Community provisions regarding measures taken to safeguard the broadcasting of events of major importance to society;

- Swiss projects must meet the same conditions, rules and procedures as those applied to Member State projects. This refers, in particular, to the submission, assessment and selection of applications and projects, the various responsibilities of the national structures in the implementation of the programme and the activities related to the monitoring of the participation in the programme;

- Switzerland will pay an annual contribution to the programme;

- on matters relating to financial control and auditing Switzerland agrees to conform to Community provisions, including controls by Community bodies;

- the Agreement will apply provisionally as from the date of its signature and will continue to apply until the programme comes to an end, or until one of the sides notifies the other side of its wish to terminate the Agreement;

- the Agreement will be managed by a joint committee, composed of representatives from both sides.

Other elements of the proposal include: a Joint Declaration on reinforcing co-operation in matters of audiovisual policy; a Joint Declaration to adapt the Agreement once the revisions of the current “Television without Frontiers” Directive comes into force; and a Joint Declaration granting Switzerland symmetrical treatment in correspondence with the commitments undertaken by Switzerland with regard to events of major societal importance.

Documents

Votes

Rapport Hieronymi A6-0512/2007 - résolution

2008/02/19 Outcome: +: 648, 0: 16, -: 2
DE FR IT GB PL ES RO NL HU CZ AT PT SE BE EL BG DK SK IE FI LT LV SI EE LU CY MT
Total
85
72
60
70
49
44
33
22
19
20
18
18
17
16
16
14
14
14
13
13
12
7
7
5
4
3
1
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Denmark PPE-DE

1
3
2

Estonia PPE-DE

For (1)

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Luxembourg PPE-DE

2
icon: PSE PSE
178

Czechia PSE

2

Ireland PSE

1

Lithuania PSE

2

Slovenia PSE

For (1)

1

Estonia PSE

2

Luxembourg PSE

For (1)

1

Malta PSE

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1
icon: ALDE ALDE
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2

Austria ALDE

1

Sweden ALDE

2

Ireland ALDE

For (1)

1

Latvia ALDE

1

Slovenia ALDE

2

Estonia ALDE

2

Cyprus ALDE

For (1)

1
icon: UEN UEN
37

Denmark UEN

For (1)

1

Lithuania UEN

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icon: Verts/ALE Verts/ALE
37

Italy Verts/ALE

2

United Kingdom Verts/ALE

4

Netherlands Verts/ALE

Abstain (1)

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Austria Verts/ALE

2

Sweden Verts/ALE

For (1)

1

Belgium Verts/ALE

For (1)

1

Denmark Verts/ALE

For (1)

1

Finland Verts/ALE

For (1)

1

Latvia Verts/ALE

1

Luxembourg Verts/ALE

For (1)

1
icon: GUE/NGL GUE/NGL
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United Kingdom GUE/NGL

1

Netherlands GUE/NGL

For (1)

1

Portugal GUE/NGL

2

Sweden GUE/NGL

2

Greece GUE/NGL

1

Denmark GUE/NGL

1

Ireland GUE/NGL

1

Finland GUE/NGL

For (1)

1

Cyprus GUE/NGL

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icon: NI NI
26

United Kingdom NI

Abstain (1)

4

Romania NI

1

Czechia NI

1

Austria NI

2

Bulgaria NI

For (1)

1
icon: IND/DEM IND/DEM
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France IND/DEM

Against (1)

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Poland IND/DEM

Against (1)

Abstain (1)

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Netherlands IND/DEM

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Czechia IND/DEM

Abstain (1)

1

Sweden IND/DEM

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Greece IND/DEM

1

Denmark IND/DEM

1

Ireland IND/DEM

For (1)

1

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    • date: 2007-08-21T00:00:00 type: Legislative proposal published body: EC docs: url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/RegData/docs_autres_institutions/commission_europeenne/com/2007/0477/COM_COM(2007)0477_EN.pdf title: COM(2007)0477 url: https://eur-lex.europa.eu/smartapi/cgi/sga_doc?smartapi!celexplus!prod!DocNumber&lg=EN&type_doc=COMfinal&an_doc=2007&nu_doc=477 title: EUR-Lex summary: PURPOSE: to sign, and provisionally apply, an Agreement with the Swiss Community on the terms and conditions for their participation on the MEDIA 2007 programme. PROPOSED ACT: Council Decision. BACKGROUND: the Swiss-Community Agreement on Swiss participation on the MEDIA Plus and MEDIA training programmes came to an end on 31 December 2006. The Community’s new programme MEDIA II, allows for EFTA countries, which are members of the EEA, to participate on the new programme. Negotiations with the Swiss authorities regarding the terms and conditions on the new MEDIA 2007 programme have now been concluded. CONTENT: the purpose of this proposal, therefore, is the signature of an Agreement between the Swiss Confederation and the Community establishing the terms and conditions for Swiss participation on MEDIA 2007. The main elements of the proposed Agreement, in summary, are as follows: - in Annex I the Agreement defines the conditions of the Swiss broadcasting regulatory framework. Certain provisions set out in the previous Agreement have been revised and completed in order to make Swiss legislation more compatible with the EU’s body of law. For example, Articles 1 and 4 in Annex I permit a closer match on provisions regarding the freedom of reception and retransmission. Article 2 in the same Annex guarantees Swiss compliance with Community provisions regarding measures taken to safeguard the broadcasting of events of major importance to society; - Swiss projects must meet the same conditions, rules and procedures as those applied to Member State projects. This refers, in particular, to the submission, assessment and selection of applications and projects, the various responsibilities of the national structures in the implementation of the programme and the activities related to the monitoring of the participation in the programme; - Switzerland will pay an annual contribution to the programme; - on matters relating to financial control and auditing Switzerland agrees to conform to Community provisions, including controls by Community bodies; - the Agreement will apply provisionally as from the date of its signature and will continue to apply until the programme comes to an end, or until one of the sides notifies the other side of its wish to terminate the Agreement; - the Agreement will be managed by a joint committee, composed of representatives from both sides. Other elements of the proposal include: a Joint Declaration on reinforcing co-operation in matters of audiovisual policy; a Joint Declaration to adapt the Agreement once the revisions of the current “Television without Frontiers” Directive comes into force; and a Joint Declaration granting Switzerland symmetrical treatment in correspondence with the commitments undertaken by Switzerland with regard to events of major societal importance.
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    • date: 2007-12-18T00:00:00 type: Vote in committee, 1st reading/single reading body: EP summary: The Committee on Culture and Education adopted the report by Ms Ruth HIERONYMI (EPP-ED, DE), approving unamended the proposal for a Council Decision aimed at concluding an Agreement between the European Community and Switzerland on the participation of the latter in the Community programme MEDIA 2007. It should be noted that Switzerland’s contribution to the EU Budget for participating in the MEDIA 2007 is EUR 40 million for the period 2007-2013.
    • date: 2007-12-20T00:00:00 type: Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading body: EP docs: url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?type=REPORT&mode=XML&reference=A6-2007-512&language=EN title: A6-0512/2007
    • date: 2008-02-19T00:00:00 type: Results of vote in Parliament body: EP docs: url: https://oeil.secure.europarl.europa.eu/oeil/popups/sda.do?id=14537&l=en title: Results of vote in Parliament
    • date: 2008-02-19T00:00:00 type: Decision by Parliament, 1st reading/single reading body: EP docs: url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?type=TA&language=EN&reference=P6-TA-2008-46 title: T6-0046/2008 summary: The European Parliament adopted a legislative resolution based on the report drafted by Ruth HIERONYMI (EPP-ED, DE), approving the proposal for a Council Decision aimed at concluding an Agreement between the European Community and Switzerland on the participation of the latter in the Community programme MEDIA 2007. The resolution was adopted by 648 votes for, 2 against, and 16 abstentions.
    • date: 2009-12-02T00:00:00 type: Additional information body: all summary: The Lisbon Treaty, which entered into force on 1 December 2009, amended the EU's two core treaties, the Treaty on European Union (TEU) and the Treaty establishing the European Community (EC Treaty). The latter was renamed the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU). These changes had various consequences for many ongoing procedures. First of all, the articles of the TEU and of the old EC Treaty that constitute the legal basis of all the proposals founded on those Treaties were renumbered in accordance with the table of equivalences mentioned in Article 5 of the Lisbon Treaty. In addition, some proposals underwent a change to their legal basis going beyond a mere change to their numbering, and this resulted in changes to the type of procedure . The Lisbon Treaty also introduced new concepts of decision-making procedure . The old "codecision procedure" was extended to new areas and renamed the "ordinary legislative procedure". A new "consent procedure" replaced the old "assent procedure". New interinstitutional procedures were also set up for the adoption of certain non-legislative acts, for example the conclusion of some international agreements. The ongoing proposals concerned by these changes were formally modified by the Commission in a Communication published on 2 December 2009 (COM(2009)0665). In the case of the proposal for a Council Decision concerning the conclusion of an Agreement between the Community and the Swiss Confederation in the audiovisual field, establishing the terms and conditions for the participation of the Swiss Confederation in the Community programme MEDIA 2007, and a Final Act, the entry into force of the Lisbon Treaty had the following impacts : · the old legal basis – Treaty/EC/Art.150(4), Art. 157(3), Art.300 (2) and (3) first para. – became Art 166(4), Art. 173(3), Art 218 (6)(a) of the TFEU. Please note that the numbering of the old legal basis corresponds to the consolidated version of the Treaty that was applicable immediately before the entry into force of the Lisbon Treaty, and may differ from the references in the original Commission proposal ; · the proposal, which had previously fallen under the old consultation procedure (CNS), was classified as an interinstitutional non-legislative procedure (NLE).
    • date: 2010-02-16T00:00:00 type: Amended legislative proposal for reconsultation published body: EC docs: url: http://register.consilium.europa.eu/content/out?lang=EN&typ=SET&i=ADV&RESULTSET=1&DOC_ID=5133%2F10&DOC_LANCD=EN&ROWSPP=25&NRROWS=500&ORDERBY=DOC_DATE+DESC title: 05133/2010 summary: PURPOSE: to conclude an 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 programme MEDIA 2007. PROPOSED ACT: Council Decision. CONTENT: the aim of this proposal is to conclude, on behalf of the Union, 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 programme MEDIA 2007. The Agreement and the Final Act were signed on behalf of the Community on 11 October 2007, subject to their conclusion at a later date, and have been applied provisionally as from 1 September 2007, in accordance with Council Decision 2007/745/EC . For details of the content of the Agreement, please refer to the initial document of 21/08/2007 as well as Council document 12419/2007 . As consequence of the entry into force of the Treaty of Lisbon on 1 December 2009, the European Union has replaced and succeeded the European Community and from that date exercises all rights and assumes all obligations of the European Community. Therefore, references to "the European Community" in the text of the Agreement are, where appropriate, to be read as "the European Union.
    • date: 2010-03-04T00:00:00 type: Formal reconsultation of Parliament body: EP/CSL
    • date: 2010-07-26T00:00:00 type: Act adopted by Council after consultation of Parliament body: EP/CSL
    • date: 2010-07-26T00:00:00 type: End of procedure in Parliament body: EP
    • date: 2010-09-04T00:00:00 type: Final act published in Official Journal summary: PURPOSE: to conclude an Agreement with the Swiss Community on the terms and conditions for the participation of the latter in the MEDIA 2007 programme. NON-LEGISLATIVE ACT: Council Decision 2010/478/EU concerning the conclusion of an 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 programme MEDIA 2007, and a Final Act. CONTENT: on behalf of the European Community the Commission negotiated an agreement with the Swiss Confederation in the audiovisual field, establishing the terms and conditions for the participation of the Swiss Confederation in the Community programme MEDIA 2007 and a Final Act. The latter were both signed on behalf of the Community on 11 October 2007, subject to their conclusion at a later date, and have been applied provisionally as from 1 September 2007, in accordance with Council Decision 2007/745/EC. This Decision concludes the Agreement. It further states that as a consequence of the entry into force of the Treaty of Lisbon on 1 December 2009, the EU has replaced and succeeded the European Community. The main elements of the Agreement, in summary, are as follows: in Annex I the Agreement defines the conditions of the Swiss broadcasting regulatory framework. Certain provisions set out in the previous Agreement have been revised and completed in order to make Swiss legislation more compatible with the EU’s body of law. For example, Articles 1 and 4 in Annex I permit a closer match on provisions regarding the freedom of reception and retransmission. Article 2 in the same Annex guarantees Swiss compliance with Community provisions regarding measures taken to safeguard the broadcasting of events of major importance to society; Swiss projects must meet the same conditions, rules and procedures as those applied to Member State projects. This refers, in particular, to the submission, assessment and selection of applications and projects, the various responsibilities of the national structures in the implementation of the programme and the activities related to the monitoring of the participation in the programme; Switzerland will pay an annual contribution to the programme; on matters relating to financial control and auditing Switzerland agrees to conform to Community provisions, including controls by Community bodies; the Agreement will apply provisionally as from the date of its signature and will continue to apply until the programme comes to an end, or until one of the sides notifies the other side of its wish to terminate the Agreement; the Agreement will be managed by a joint committee, composed of representatives from both sides. Other elements of the proposal include: a Joint Declaration on reinforcing co-operation in matters of audiovisual policy; a Joint Declaration to adapt the Agreement once the revisions of the current “Television without Frontiers” Directive comes into force; and a Joint Declaration granting Switzerland symmetrical treatment in correspondence with the commitments undertaken by Switzerland with regard to events of major societal importance. ENTRY INTO FORCE : 26/07/2010. docs: title: Decision 2010/478 url: https://eur-lex.europa.eu/smartapi/cgi/sga_doc?smartapi!celexplus!prod!CELEXnumdoc&lg=EN&numdoc=32010D0478 title: OJ L 234 04.09.2010, p. 0001 url: https://eur-lex.europa.eu/JOHtml.do?uri=OJ:L:2010:234:SOM:EN:HTML
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    • date: 2010-07-26T00:00:00 body: CSL type: Council Meeting council: General Affairs meeting_id: 3028
    • date: 2010-07-26T00:00:00 body: EP type: End of procedure in Parliament
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