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2010/0140(COD) System of generalised tariff preferences (GSP): extension of the validity of the current scheme to 31 December 2013

Progress: Procedure completed

RoleCommitteeRapporteurShadows
Lead INTA SCHOLZ Helmut (icon: GUE/NGL GUE/NGL) GLATTFELDER Béla (icon: PPE PPE), MOREIRA Vital (icon: S&D S&D), RINALDI Niccolò (icon: ALDE ALDE)
Committee Opinion DEVE JOLY Eva (icon: Verts/ALE Verts/ALE)
Lead committee dossier:
Legal Basis:
TFEU 207-p2

Events

2011/05/31
   Final act published in Official Journal
Details

PURPOSE: to extend Council Regulation (EC) No 732/2008 applying a system of generalised scheme of preferences (GSP) until 31 December 2013.

LEGISLATIVE ACT: Regulation (EU) No 512/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Regulation (EC) No 732/2008 applying a scheme of generalised tariff preferences for the period from 1 January 2009 to 31 December 2011.

BACKGROUND: since 1971, the Union has granted trade preferences to developing countries in the framework of its Generalised Scheme of Preferences (‘GSP’). The GSP has been implemented through successive Regulations applying a scheme of generalised tariff preferences (‘the scheme’) with periods of application usually of three years at a time. The current scheme was established by Council Regulation (EC) No 732/2008 and applies until 31 December 2011.

Future improvements to the scheme should be based on a Commission proposal for a new regulation (‘ the next Regulation ’ ) which should take into account relevant considerations relating to the effectiveness of Regulation (EC) No 732/2008 in achieving the objectives of the scheme. The remaining period of application of Regulation (EC) No 732/2008 is insufficient to allow for the Commission to draw up a proposal and the subsequent adoption of the next Regulation in accordance with the ordinary legislative procedure. It is however desirable to ensure continuity in the operation of the scheme beyond 31 December 2011 until such time as the next Regulation is adopted and applies.

CONTENT: this Regulation amends those aspects Of Regulation (EC) No 732/2008 that are necessary for the extension of it period of application until 31 December 2013.

The Regulation also contains provisions that have been amended whereby developing countries that fulfil the criteria for being eligible for the special incentive arrangement for sustainable development and good governance (GSP+) should be able to benefit from the additional tariff preferences under that arrangement if, upon their request by 31 October 2011 or 30 April 2013, the Commission decides to grant them the special incentive arrangement by 15 December 2011 or 15 June 2013 respectively. Developing countries which have already been granted benefits under the special incentive arrangement as a result of Commission Decisions of 9 December 2008 and 9 June 2010 on the beneficiary countries should keep this statute through the period of the extension of the current scheme. Commission Decision 2008/938/EC of 9 December 2008 concerns a list of the beneficiary countries which qualify for GSP+ had limited the validity of this preferential regime from 1 January 2009 to 31 December 2011.

ENTRY INTO FORCE : 20.06.2011.

2011/05/11
   CSL - Draft final act
Documents
2011/05/11
   CSL - Final act signed
2011/05/11
   EP - End of procedure in Parliament
2011/04/14
   EP/CSL - Act adopted by Council after Parliament's 1st reading
2011/04/14
   CSL - Council Meeting
2011/03/24
   EP - Text adopted by Parliament, 1st reading/single reading
Documents
2011/03/24
   EP - Results of vote in Parliament
2011/03/24
   EP - Decision by Parliament, 1st reading/single reading
2011/03/23
   EP - Debate in Parliament
2011/03/07
   EP - Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading
Documents
2011/03/07
   EP - Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading
Documents
2011/03/03
   EP - Vote in committee, 1st reading/single reading
Details

The Committee on International Trade adopted the report drafted by Helmut SCHOLZ (GUE/NGL, DE) on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Regulation (EC) No 732/2008 applying a scheme of generalised tariff preferences for the period from 1 January 2009 to 31 December 2011.

It recommended that the European Parliament adopt its position at first reading, under the ordinary legislative procedure, taking over the Commission proposal.

2010/12/13
   EP - Amendments tabled in committee
Documents
2010/11/18
   EP - Committee draft report
Documents
2010/11/10
   EP - Committee opinion
Documents
2010/06/22
   EP - JOLY Eva (Verts/ALE) appointed as rapporteur in DEVE
2010/06/15
   EP - Committee referral announced in Parliament, 1st reading/single reading
2010/06/01
   EP - SCHOLZ Helmut (GUE/NGL) appointed as rapporteur in INTA
2010/04/14
   EC - Legislative proposal published
Details

PURPOSE: to extend Council Regulation (EC) No 732/2008 until 31 December 2013.

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

LEGAL BASE: Article 207(2) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the EU.

BACKGROUND: the European Union grants trade preferences to developing countries in the framework of the generalised system of preferences (the GSP). The GSP is implemented through successive Regulations applying a scheme of generalised tariff preferences with a period of application of three years at a time. The current scheme is established by Council Regulation (EC) No

732/2008 which will expire on 31 December 2011. After this date operation of the GSP will lapse unless appropriate legislative action is taken to ensure continuity. The remaining period of application of the GSP Regulation is insufficient to permit the preparation of a Commission proposal on a successor regulation through the ordinary legislative procedure. It is, however, desirable to ensure continuity in the operation of the scheme beyond 31 December 2011. The consequences of any discontinuity in legal cover for GSP would be that all imports under GSP would revert to standard most favoured nation treatment, except for those from least developed countries which would be covered by the Everything But Arms (EBA) regime.

IMPACT ASSESSMENT: no impact assessement was carried out.

CONTENT: in parallel to the work on the next GSP Regulation, it is proposed to maintain the current Regulation beyond 31 December 2011 with minimum changes until such time as a successor Regulation is agreed and enters into force. Given prevailing uncertainties about the time it will take to complete the legislative process on a successor Regulation, it is proposed to extend the validity of the current GSP Regulation until 31 December 2013. This should create an adequate window for the successor Regulation to be prepared and agreed with sufficient notice for economic operators and beneficiary countries to make themselves ready for any changes made without running the risk that an open-ended extension would in effect perpetuate the status quo and delay opportune reforms in the scheme.

This proposal amends only those elements of Regulation (EC) No 732/2008 which are necessary for the extension of its validity to 31 December 2013. No changes are proposed to the graduation of specific product sections in respect of individual beneficiaries as already provided for in the current Regulation. The proposal introduces adjustments to permit developing countries which fulfil the criteria for being eligible for the special incentive arrangement for sustainable development and good governance (GSP+) to benefit from the additional tariff preferences under this agreement if, upon their request by 31 October 2011 or 30 April 2013, the Commission decides to grant them the special incentive arrangement respectively by 15 December 2011 or 15 June 2013. Developing countries which have already been granted benefits under the special incentive arrangement as a result of the relevant Commission Decisions of December 2008 and June 2010 should retain that status during the extension of the present scheme. Commission Decision 2008/938/EC on the list of beneficiary countries which qualify for GSP+ limited the period of validity of this preferential treatment from 1 January 2009 to 31 December 2011.

Comitology : Council Regulation (EC) No 732/2008 contains certain powers reserved to the Council which are not based on Council Decision 1999/468/EC laying down the procedures for the exercise of implementing powers conferred on the Commission2. The Commission will make a proposal which will revise all such procedures in the common commercial policy in the light of the system of implementing acts set out in Article 291 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union and the regulation on the rules and general principles concerning the Commission's exercise of the implementing powers adopted on the basis of Article 291(3).

That proposal will also address Articles 16(4), 19(4) and (5) and 22(2) of the present Regulation. It will be presented as soon as possible and will follow the adoption by the Commission on 9 March 2010 of its proposal on the rules and general principles concerning the Commission's exercise of its implementing powers.

FINANCIAL IMPLICATIONS: the proposal on the extension of the current GSP Regulation does not incur costs charged to the EU budget. Its application would also not entail any loss of customs revenue compared to the current situation.

Documents

Votes

A7-0051/2011 - Helmut Scholz - Vote unique

2011/03/24 Outcome: +: 598, 0: 16, -: 5
DE IT FR GB ES PL RO NL BE CZ EL PT SE BG HU FI DK SK AT LT IE LV LU EE SI CY MT
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83
64
56
60
43
39
29
21
19
18
19
18
17
16
18
12
12
12
16
9
8
7
6
6
4
3
3
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Czechia PPE

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1

Ireland PPE

2

Luxembourg PPE

3

Estonia PPE

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1

Slovenia PPE

2

Cyprus PPE

1

Malta PPE

2
icon: S&D S&D
162

Netherlands S&D

2

Hungary S&D

3

Finland S&D

2

Ireland S&D

2

Luxembourg S&D

For (1)

1

Estonia S&D

For (1)

1

Slovenia S&D

For (1)

1

Cyprus S&D

1

Malta S&D

For (1)

1
icon: ALDE ALDE
68

Spain ALDE

2
3
3

Slovakia ALDE

For (1)

1

Lithuania ALDE

1

Latvia ALDE

For (1)

1

Luxembourg ALDE

For (1)

1

Slovenia ALDE

For (1)

1
icon: Verts/ALE Verts/ALE
51

United Kingdom Verts/ALE

4

Spain Verts/ALE

2

Netherlands Verts/ALE

3

Greece Verts/ALE

1
3

Finland Verts/ALE

2

Denmark Verts/ALE

2

Austria Verts/ALE

2

Latvia Verts/ALE

1

Luxembourg Verts/ALE

For (1)

1

Estonia Verts/ALE

For (1)

1
icon: ECR ECR
48

Belgium ECR

For (1)

1

Hungary ECR

For (1)

1

Lithuania ECR

1

Latvia ECR

For (1)

1
icon: GUE/NGL GUE/NGL
24

United Kingdom GUE/NGL

1

Netherlands GUE/NGL

2

Greece GUE/NGL

2

Sweden GUE/NGL

1

Denmark GUE/NGL

1

Latvia GUE/NGL

For (1)

1

Cyprus GUE/NGL

1
icon: EFD EFD
24

Netherlands EFD

For (1)

1

Greece EFD

1

Finland EFD

For (1)

1

Denmark EFD

2

Slovakia EFD

For (1)

1

Lithuania EFD

For (1)

1
icon: NI NI
18

France NI

Against (1)

1

United Kingdom NI

2

Spain NI

1

Belgium NI

Abstain (1)

1

Bulgaria NI

For (1)

1
3
AmendmentsDossier
5 2010/0140(COD)
2010/12/13 INTA 5 amendments...
source: PE-454.600

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  • date: 2010-04-14T00:00:00 type: Legislative proposal published body: EC docs: url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/registre/docs_autres_institutions/commission_europeenne/com/2010/0142/COM_COM(2010)0142_EN.pdf title: COM(2010)0142 url: https://eur-lex.europa.eu/smartapi/cgi/sga_doc?smartapi!celexplus!prod!DocNumber&lg=EN&type_doc=COMfinal&an_doc=2010&nu_doc=142 title: EUR-Lex summary: PURPOSE: to extend Council Regulation (EC) No 732/2008 until 31 December 2013. PROPOSED ACT: Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council. LEGAL BASE: Article 207(2) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the EU. BACKGROUND: the European Union grants trade preferences to developing countries in the framework of the generalised system of preferences (the GSP). The GSP is implemented through successive Regulations applying a scheme of generalised tariff preferences with a period of application of three years at a time. The current scheme is established by Council Regulation (EC) No 732/2008 which will expire on 31 December 2011. After this date operation of the GSP will lapse unless appropriate legislative action is taken to ensure continuity. The remaining period of application of the GSP Regulation is insufficient to permit the preparation of a Commission proposal on a successor regulation through the ordinary legislative procedure. It is, however, desirable to ensure continuity in the operation of the scheme beyond 31 December 2011. The consequences of any discontinuity in legal cover for GSP would be that all imports under GSP would revert to standard most favoured nation treatment, except for those from least developed countries which would be covered by the Everything But Arms (EBA) regime. IMPACT ASSESSMENT: no impact assessement was carried out. CONTENT: in parallel to the work on the next GSP Regulation, it is proposed to maintain the current Regulation beyond 31 December 2011 with minimum changes until such time as a successor Regulation is agreed and enters into force. Given prevailing uncertainties about the time it will take to complete the legislative process on a successor Regulation, it is proposed to extend the validity of the current GSP Regulation until 31 December 2013. This should create an adequate window for the successor Regulation to be prepared and agreed with sufficient notice for economic operators and beneficiary countries to make themselves ready for any changes made without running the risk that an open-ended extension would in effect perpetuate the status quo and delay opportune reforms in the scheme. This proposal amends only those elements of Regulation (EC) No 732/2008 which are necessary for the extension of its validity to 31 December 2013. No changes are proposed to the graduation of specific product sections in respect of individual beneficiaries as already provided for in the current Regulation. The proposal introduces adjustments to permit developing countries which fulfil the criteria for being eligible for the special incentive arrangement for sustainable development and good governance (GSP+) to benefit from the additional tariff preferences under this agreement if, upon their request by 31 October 2011 or 30 April 2013, the Commission decides to grant them the special incentive arrangement respectively by 15 December 2011 or 15 June 2013. Developing countries which have already been granted benefits under the special incentive arrangement as a result of the relevant Commission Decisions of December 2008 and June 2010 should retain that status during the extension of the present scheme. Commission Decision 2008/938/EC on the list of beneficiary countries which qualify for GSP+ limited the period of validity of this preferential treatment from 1 January 2009 to 31 December 2011. Comitology : Council Regulation (EC) No 732/2008 contains certain powers reserved to the Council which are not based on Council Decision 1999/468/EC laying down the procedures for the exercise of implementing powers conferred on the Commission2. The Commission will make a proposal which will revise all such procedures in the common commercial policy in the light of the system of implementing acts set out in Article 291 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union and the regulation on the rules and general principles concerning the Commission's exercise of the implementing powers adopted on the basis of Article 291(3). That proposal will also address Articles 16(4), 19(4) and (5) and 22(2) of the present Regulation. It will be presented as soon as possible and will follow the adoption by the Commission on 9 March 2010 of its proposal on the rules and general principles concerning the Commission's exercise of its implementing powers. FINANCIAL IMPLICATIONS: the proposal on the extension of the current GSP Regulation does not incur costs charged to the EU budget. Its application would also not entail any loss of customs revenue compared to the current situation.
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  • date: 2011-05-31T00:00:00 type: Final act published in Official Journal summary: PURPOSE: to extend Council Regulation (EC) No 732/2008 applying a system of generalised scheme of preferences (GSP) until 31 December 2013. LEGISLATIVE ACT: Regulation (EU) No 512/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Regulation (EC) No 732/2008 applying a scheme of generalised tariff preferences for the period from 1 January 2009 to 31 December 2011. BACKGROUND: since 1971, the Union has granted trade preferences to developing countries in the framework of its Generalised Scheme of Preferences (‘GSP’). The GSP has been implemented through successive Regulations applying a scheme of generalised tariff preferences (‘the scheme’) with periods of application usually of three years at a time. The current scheme was established by Council Regulation (EC) No 732/2008 and applies until 31 December 2011. Future improvements to the scheme should be based on a Commission proposal for a new regulation (‘ the next Regulation ’ ) which should take into account relevant considerations relating to the effectiveness of Regulation (EC) No 732/2008 in achieving the objectives of the scheme. The remaining period of application of Regulation (EC) No 732/2008 is insufficient to allow for the Commission to draw up a proposal and the subsequent adoption of the next Regulation in accordance with the ordinary legislative procedure. It is however desirable to ensure continuity in the operation of the scheme beyond 31 December 2011 until such time as the next Regulation is adopted and applies. CONTENT: this Regulation amends those aspects Of Regulation (EC) No 732/2008 that are necessary for the extension of it period of application until 31 December 2013. The Regulation also contains provisions that have been amended whereby developing countries that fulfil the criteria for being eligible for the special incentive arrangement for sustainable development and good governance (GSP+) should be able to benefit from the additional tariff preferences under that arrangement if, upon their request by 31 October 2011 or 30 April 2013, the Commission decides to grant them the special incentive arrangement by 15 December 2011 or 15 June 2013 respectively. Developing countries which have already been granted benefits under the special incentive arrangement as a result of Commission Decisions of 9 December 2008 and 9 June 2010 on the beneficiary countries should keep this statute through the period of the extension of the current scheme. Commission Decision 2008/938/EC of 9 December 2008 concerns a list of the beneficiary countries which qualify for GSP+ had limited the validity of this preferential regime from 1 January 2009 to 31 December 2011. ENTRY INTO FORCE : 20.06.2011. docs: title: Regulation 2011/512 url: https://eur-lex.europa.eu/smartapi/cgi/sga_doc?smartapi!celexplus!prod!CELEXnumdoc&lg=EN&numdoc=32011R0512 title: OJ L 145 31.05.2011, p. 0028 url: https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=OJ:L:2011:145:TOC
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  • date: 2010-04-14T00:00:00 docs: url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/registre/docs_autres_institutions/commission_europeenne/com/2010/0142/COM_COM(2010)0142_EN.pdf title: COM(2010)0142 type: Legislative proposal published celexid: CELEX:52010PC0142:EN body: EC type: Legislative proposal published commission: DG: url: http://ec.europa.eu/trade/ title: Trade Commissioner: DE GUCHT Karel
  • date: 2010-06-15T00:00:00 body: EP type: Committee referral announced in Parliament, 1st reading/single reading committees: body: EP responsible: False committee: DEVE date: 2010-06-22T00:00:00 committee_full: Development rapporteur: group: Verts/ALE name: JOLY Eva body: EP shadows: group: PPE name: GLATTFELDER Béla group: S&D name: MOREIRA Vital group: ALDE name: RINALDI Niccolò responsible: True committee: INTA date: 2010-06-01T00:00:00 committee_full: International Trade rapporteur: group: GUE/NGL name: SCHOLZ Helmut
  • date: 2011-03-03T00:00:00 body: EP committees: body: EP responsible: False committee: DEVE date: 2010-06-22T00:00:00 committee_full: Development rapporteur: group: Verts/ALE name: JOLY Eva body: EP shadows: group: PPE name: GLATTFELDER Béla group: S&D name: MOREIRA Vital group: ALDE name: RINALDI Niccolò responsible: True committee: INTA date: 2010-06-01T00:00:00 committee_full: International Trade rapporteur: group: GUE/NGL name: SCHOLZ Helmut type: Vote in committee, 1st reading/single reading
  • date: 2011-03-07T00:00:00 docs: url: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?type=REPORT&mode=XML&reference=A7-2011-51&language=EN type: Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading title: A7-0051/2011 body: EP committees: body: EP responsible: False committee: DEVE date: 2010-06-22T00:00:00 committee_full: Development rapporteur: group: Verts/ALE name: JOLY Eva body: EP shadows: group: PPE name: GLATTFELDER Béla group: S&D name: MOREIRA Vital group: ALDE name: RINALDI Niccolò responsible: True committee: INTA date: 2010-06-01T00:00:00 committee_full: International Trade rapporteur: group: GUE/NGL name: SCHOLZ Helmut type: Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading
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System of generalised tariff preferences (GSP): extension of the validity of the current scheme to 31 December 2013
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