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2008/0232(COD) European Social Fund (ESF): new types of costs eligible for a contribution from the ESF

Progress: Procedure completed

RoleCommitteeRapporteurShadows
Lead EMPL JÖNS Karin (icon: PSE PSE)
Committee Opinion BUDG GRIESBECK Nathalie (icon: ALDE ALDE)
Committee Opinion CONT
Committee Opinion REGI MADEIRA Jamila (icon: PSE PSE)
Lead committee dossier:
Legal Basis:
EC Treaty (after Amsterdam) EC 148

Events

2009/05/21
   Final act published in Official Journal
Details

PURPOSE: to amend the ESF Regulation to facilitate access to grants co-financed by the European Social Fund (ESF).

LEGISLATIVE ACT: Regulation (EC) No 396/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EC) No 1081/2006 on the European Social Fund to extend the types of costs eligible for a contribution from the ESF.

CONTENT: following a first reading agreement with the European Parliament, the Council adopted a regulation facilitating access to grants co-financed by the European Social Fund (ESF) in order to mitigate the social impact of the financial crisis. The main objective of the Regulation is to simplify the management, administration and control of ESF operations by simplifying the justification of indirect costs (i.e. costs which are not directly linked to the project, but which are necessary for its implementation, such as phone or electricity costs) and by reducing the workload and number of supporting documents required to justify expenditure.

The European Court of Auditors recommended in its 2007 annual report that the legislative authorities and the Commission should be prepared to reconsider the design of future expenditure programmes by giving due consideration to simplifying the basis of calculation of eligible cost and making greater use of lump-sum or flat-rate payments instead of reimbursement of ‘real costs’. In accordance with these recommendations, the Regulation extends the scope of Regulation (EC) No 1081/2006 (the ESF Regulation) to 3 additional forms of eligible costs:

indirect costs, declared on a flat-rate basis, of up to 20% of the direct costs of an operation; flat-rate costs calculated by the application of standard scales of unit cost as defined by Member States; lump sums to cover all or part of the costs of an operation, within a limit of EUR 50 000.

These options may be combined only where each of them covers a different category of eligible costs or where they are used for different projects within the same operation.

Costs must be established in advance on the basis of a fair, equitable and verifiable calculation.

Previously, the reimbursement of ESF expenditure was based on the "real cost" principle. This meant that EUR 1 of grant must correspond to at least EUR 1 of justified paid expenditure. The justification of expenditure was based on invoices and other accounting documents showing what had actually been done, which could amount to hundreds of documents. Furthermore, all supporting documents had to be kept available for 3 years after the closure of the programme.

APPLICATION: the new rules, which form a part of the European Economic Recovery Plan , will apply retroactively from 01/08/2006.

ENTRY INTO FORCE: 22/05/2009

2009/05/06
   CSL - Draft final act
Documents
2009/05/06
   CSL - Final act signed
2009/05/06
   EP - End of procedure in Parliament
2009/05/05
   EP/CSL - Act adopted by Council after Parliament's 1st reading
2009/05/05
   CSL - Council Meeting
2009/04/02
   EP - Results of vote in Parliament
2009/04/02
   EP - Decision by Parliament, 1st reading
Details

The European Parliament adopted by 604 votes to 16, with 10 abstentions, a legislative resolution approving unamended, under the first reading of the codecision procedure, the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EC) No 1081/2006 on the European Social Fund (ESF) to extend the types of costs eligible for a contribution from the ESF.

Documents
2009/04/01
   EP - Debate in Parliament
2009/03/04
   EP - Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading
Documents
2009/03/04
   EP - Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading
Documents
2009/03/02
   EP - Vote in committee, 1st reading
Details

The Committee on Employment and Social Affairs adopted the report drawn up by Karin JÖNS (PES, DE) approving unamended, the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EC) No 1081/2006 on the European Social Fund to extend the types of costs eligible for a contribution from the ESF.

2009/02/23
   EP - Committee opinion
Documents
2009/02/16
   EP - Amendments tabled in committee
Documents
2009/02/13
   EP - Committee opinion
Documents
2009/01/20
   EP - Committee draft report
Documents
2009/01/19
   EP - MADEIRA Jamila (PSE) appointed as rapporteur in REGI
2008/12/15
   EP - Committee referral announced in Parliament, 1st reading
2008/12/02
   EP - JÖNS Karin (PSE) appointed as rapporteur in EMPL
2008/11/26
   EC - Legislative proposal published
Details

PURPOSE: to amend the ESF Regulation to introduce elements necessary to the simplification of its administration and use.

PROPOSED ACT: Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council.

CONTENT: in the face of the current financial crisis and economic downturn, the Commission proposes to amend the European Social Fund Regulation (ESF Regulation (EC) No 1081/2006) in order to ensure that the latter is used to its full potential to alleviate problems of the unemployed, in particular the most vulnerable. The Commission notes that everything must be done to encourage the effective, efficient and fast uptake of available resources, without compromising the principles of sound financial management.

In this framework the aim of this proposal is to add a further, simpler, method of spending the European Social Fund, so that its contribution to addressing the economic and social challenges facing Europe can be faster and more effective.

Flat-rate payments from ESF have been possible for indirect costs since 2007. 23 Member States take advantage of this provision. However, payment of lump sums is not yet eligible within the ESF rules. In order to ensure the necessary simplification in the management, administration and control of operations receiving an ESF grant, particularly when linked to a result-based reimbursement system, the Commission proposes to add two additional forms of eligible costs, namely, lump sums and flat-rate standard scales of unit cost. This proposal aims to:

extend flat-rate financing to direct costs; widen its scope to scales of standardised units of cost; enable the use of lump sum payment systems.

In parallel to this proposal the Commission proposes some changes to the Structural Funds Regulations (in particular, to the General Regulation) to enable the latter to be used in the most effective manner possible as part of the response to the crisis. One issue which will affect the ESF is the proposal that increased advance payments should be made available to Managing Authorities, to ensure that they can kick-start new operations.

2004/09/20
   EP - GRIESBECK Nathalie (ALDE) appointed as rapporteur in BUDG

Documents

Activities

Votes

Rapport JÖNS A6-0116/2009 - résolution #

2009/04/02 Outcome: +: 604, -: 16, 0: 10
DE FR IT ES PL GB RO NL PT HU CZ BE EL AT BG LT FI IE SE DK SK LV SI LU EE CY MT
Total
80
60
59
45
45
65
25
24
20
19
19
21
18
17
15
12
12
10
17
13
9
7
5
5
4
2
2
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233
2

Denmark PPE-DE

1

Latvia PPE-DE

2

Slovenia PPE-DE

2

Luxembourg PPE-DE

3

Estonia PPE-DE

For (1)

1

Cyprus PPE-DE

1

Malta PPE-DE

For (1)

1
icon: PSE PSE
178

Czechia PSE

2

Lithuania PSE

2

Finland PSE

2

Ireland PSE

1

Slovakia PSE

2

Slovenia PSE

For (1)

1

Luxembourg PSE

For (1)

1

Estonia PSE

For (1)

1

Malta PSE

For (1)

1
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87
2

Austria ALDE

1

Ireland ALDE

For (1)

1

Sweden ALDE

2

Latvia ALDE

1

Slovenia ALDE

2

Luxembourg ALDE

For (1)

1

Estonia ALDE

2

Cyprus ALDE

For (1)

1
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35

Italy Verts/ALE

2

Spain Verts/ALE

2

United Kingdom Verts/ALE

5

Netherlands Verts/ALE

2

Belgium Verts/ALE

2

Austria Verts/ALE

2

Finland Verts/ALE

For (1)

1

Sweden Verts/ALE

For (1)

1

Denmark Verts/ALE

For (1)

1

Latvia Verts/ALE

1
icon: UEN UEN
36

Lithuania UEN

2

Ireland UEN

2

Denmark UEN

Against (1)

1
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25

France GUE/NGL

2

United Kingdom GUE/NGL

1

Netherlands GUE/NGL

For (1)

1

Portugal GUE/NGL

2

Greece GUE/NGL

Abstain (1)

2

Finland GUE/NGL

For (1)

1

Ireland GUE/NGL

1

Sweden GUE/NGL

For (1)

Against (1)

2

Denmark GUE/NGL

1
icon: NI NI
23

Poland NI

1

United Kingdom NI

Abstain (1)

6

Czechia NI

1

Belgium NI

3

Austria NI

Abstain (1)

1

Bulgaria NI

2
icon: IND/DEM IND/DEM
13

Poland IND/DEM

Abstain (1)

3

Netherlands IND/DEM

2

Sweden IND/DEM

2

Denmark IND/DEM

Against (1)

1
AmendmentsDossier
6 2008/0232(COD)
2009/02/12 BUDG 4 amendments...
source: PE-420.164
2009/02/16 EMPL 2 amendments...
source: PE-420.144

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  • date: 2008-12-15T00:00:00 type: Committee referral announced in Parliament, 1st reading/single reading body: EP
  • date: 2009-03-02T00:00:00 type: Vote in committee, 1st reading/single reading body: EP summary: The Committee on Employment and Social Affairs adopted the report drawn up by Karin JÖNS (PES, DE) approving unamended, the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EC) No 1081/2006 on the European Social Fund to extend the types of costs eligible for a contribution from the ESF.
  • date: 2009-03-04T00:00:00 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=A6-2009-116&language=EN title: A6-0116/2009
  • date: 2009-04-01T00:00:00 type: Debate in Parliament body: EP docs: url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?secondRef=TOC&language=EN&reference=20090401&type=CRE title: Debate in Parliament
  • date: 2009-04-02T00:00:00 type: Results of vote in Parliament body: EP docs: url: https://oeil.secure.europarl.europa.eu/oeil/popups/sda.do?id=16837&l=en title: Results of vote in Parliament
  • date: 2009-04-02T00:00:00 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-2009-200 title: T6-0200/2009 summary: The European Parliament adopted by 604 votes to 16, with 10 abstentions, a legislative resolution approving unamended, under the first reading of the codecision procedure, the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EC) No 1081/2006 on the European Social Fund (ESF) to extend the types of costs eligible for a contribution from the ESF.
  • date: 2009-05-05T00:00:00 type: Act adopted by Council after Parliament's 1st reading body: EP/CSL
  • date: 2009-05-06T00:00:00 type: Final act signed body: CSL
  • date: 2009-05-06T00:00:00 type: End of procedure in Parliament body: EP
  • date: 2009-05-21T00:00:00 type: Final act published in Official Journal summary: PURPOSE: to amend the ESF Regulation to facilitate access to grants co-financed by the European Social Fund (ESF). LEGISLATIVE ACT: Regulation (EC) No 396/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EC) No 1081/2006 on the European Social Fund to extend the types of costs eligible for a contribution from the ESF. CONTENT: following a first reading agreement with the European Parliament, the Council adopted a regulation facilitating access to grants co-financed by the European Social Fund (ESF) in order to mitigate the social impact of the financial crisis. The main objective of the Regulation is to simplify the management, administration and control of ESF operations by simplifying the justification of indirect costs (i.e. costs which are not directly linked to the project, but which are necessary for its implementation, such as phone or electricity costs) and by reducing the workload and number of supporting documents required to justify expenditure. The European Court of Auditors recommended in its 2007 annual report that the legislative authorities and the Commission should be prepared to reconsider the design of future expenditure programmes by giving due consideration to simplifying the basis of calculation of eligible cost and making greater use of lump-sum or flat-rate payments instead of reimbursement of ‘real costs’. In accordance with these recommendations, the Regulation extends the scope of Regulation (EC) No 1081/2006 (the ESF Regulation) to 3 additional forms of eligible costs: indirect costs, declared on a flat-rate basis, of up to 20% of the direct costs of an operation; flat-rate costs calculated by the application of standard scales of unit cost as defined by Member States; lump sums to cover all or part of the costs of an operation, within a limit of EUR 50 000. These options may be combined only where each of them covers a different category of eligible costs or where they are used for different projects within the same operation. Costs must be established in advance on the basis of a fair, equitable and verifiable calculation. Previously, the reimbursement of ESF expenditure was based on the "real cost" principle. This meant that EUR 1 of grant must correspond to at least EUR 1 of justified paid expenditure. The justification of expenditure was based on invoices and other accounting documents showing what had actually been done, which could amount to hundreds of documents. Furthermore, all supporting documents had to be kept available for 3 years after the closure of the programme. APPLICATION: the new rules, which form a part of the European Economic Recovery Plan , will apply retroactively from 01/08/2006. ENTRY INTO FORCE: 22/05/2009 docs: title: Regulation 2009/396 url: https://eur-lex.europa.eu/smartapi/cgi/sga_doc?smartapi!celexplus!prod!CELEXnumdoc&lg=EN&numdoc=32009R0396 title: OJ L 126 21.05.2009, p. 0001 url: https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=OJ:L:2009:126:TOC
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  • 4.15.02 Employment: guidelines, actions, Funds
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  • Amending Regulation (EC) No 1081/2006
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  • date: 2008-11-26T00:00:00 docs: url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/registre/docs_autres_institutions/commission_europeenne/com/2008/0813/COM_COM(2008)0813_EN.pdf celexid: CELEX:52008PC0813:EN type: Legislative proposal published title: COM(2008)0813 type: Legislative proposal published body: EC commission: DG: url: http://ec.europa.eu/social/ title: Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion Commissioner: ŠPIDLA Vladimír
  • date: 2008-12-15T00:00:00 body: EP type: Committee referral announced in Parliament, 1st reading/single reading committees: body: EP responsible: False committee: BUDG date: 2004-09-20T00:00:00 committee_full: Budgets rapporteur: group: ALDE name: GRIESBECK Nathalie body: EP responsible: False committee_full: Budgetary Control committee: CONT body: EP responsible: True committee: EMPL date: 2008-12-02T00:00:00 committee_full: Employment and Social Affairs rapporteur: group: PSE name: JÖNS Karin body: EP responsible: False committee: REGI date: 2009-01-19T00:00:00 committee_full: Regional Development rapporteur: group: PSE name: MADEIRA Jamila
  • date: 2009-03-02T00:00:00 body: EP committees: body: EP responsible: False committee: BUDG date: 2004-09-20T00:00:00 committee_full: Budgets rapporteur: group: ALDE name: GRIESBECK Nathalie body: EP responsible: False committee_full: Budgetary Control committee: CONT body: EP responsible: True committee: EMPL date: 2008-12-02T00:00:00 committee_full: Employment and Social Affairs rapporteur: group: PSE name: JÖNS Karin body: EP responsible: False committee: REGI date: 2009-01-19T00:00:00 committee_full: Regional Development rapporteur: group: PSE name: MADEIRA Jamila type: Vote in committee, 1st reading/single reading
  • date: 2009-03-04T00:00:00 docs: url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?type=REPORT&mode=XML&reference=A6-2009-116&language=EN type: Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading title: A6-0116/2009 body: EP committees: body: EP responsible: False committee: BUDG date: 2004-09-20T00:00:00 committee_full: Budgets rapporteur: group: ALDE name: GRIESBECK Nathalie body: EP responsible: False committee_full: Budgetary Control committee: CONT body: EP responsible: True committee: EMPL date: 2008-12-02T00:00:00 committee_full: Employment and Social Affairs rapporteur: group: PSE name: JÖNS Karin body: EP responsible: False committee: REGI date: 2009-01-19T00:00:00 committee_full: Regional Development rapporteur: group: PSE name: MADEIRA Jamila type: Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading
  • date: 2009-04-01T00:00:00 docs: url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?secondRef=TOC&language=EN&reference=20090401&type=CRE type: Debate in Parliament title: Debate in Parliament body: EP type: Debate in Parliament
  • date: 2009-04-02T00:00:00 docs: url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/oeil/popups/sda.do?id=16837&l=en type: Results of vote in Parliament title: Results of vote in Parliament url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?type=TA&language=EN&reference=P6-TA-2009-200 type: Decision by Parliament, 1st reading/single reading title: T6-0200/2009 body: EP type: Results of vote in Parliament
  • date: 2009-05-05T00:00:00 body: CSL type: Council Meeting council: Economic and Financial Affairs ECOFIN meeting_id: 2940
  • date: 2009-05-05T00:00:00 body: EP/CSL type: Act adopted by Council after Parliament's 1st reading
  • date: 2009-05-06T00:00:00 body: CSL type: Final act signed
  • date: 2009-05-06T00:00:00 body: EP type: End of procedure in Parliament
  • date: 2009-05-21T00:00:00 type: Final act published in Official Journal docs: url: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/smartapi/cgi/sga_doc?smartapi!celexplus!prod!CELEXnumdoc&lg=EN&numdoc=32009R0396 title: Regulation 2009/396 url: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=OJ:L:2009:126:TOC title: OJ L 126 21.05.2009, p. 0001
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  • body: EP responsible: False committee: BUDG date: 2004-09-20T00:00:00 committee_full: Budgets rapporteur: group: ALDE name: GRIESBECK Nathalie
  • body: EP responsible: False committee_full: Budgetary Control committee: CONT
  • body: EP responsible: True committee: EMPL date: 2008-12-02T00:00:00 committee_full: Employment and Social Affairs rapporteur: group: PSE name: JÖNS Karin
  • body: EP responsible: False committee: REGI date: 2009-01-19T00:00:00 committee_full: Regional Development rapporteur: group: PSE name: MADEIRA Jamila
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Amending Regulation (EC) No 1081/2006
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European Social Fund (ESF): new types of costs eligible for a contribution from the ESF
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