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2013/2929(DEA) Scheme of generalised tariff preferences: amending Annexes I, II and IV

Progress: Procedure completed - delegated act enters into force

RoleCommitteeRapporteurShadows
Lead INTA
Lead committee dossier:
Legal Basis:
RoP 0105-p6

Events

2013/12/19
   CSL - Delegated act not objected by Council
2013/12/12
   EP - Results of vote in Parliament
2013/12/12
   EP - Decision by Parliament, 1st reading/single reading
Details

The European Parliament declared, by 460 votes to 136 with 18 abstentions, that it has no objections to the Commission delegated regulation of 30 October 2013 amending Annexes I, II and IV of Regulation (EU) No 978/2012 applying a scheme of generalised tariff preferences.

The Commission has stressed that it is essential for Parliament to adopt its decision before 16 December 2013, given the need for the delegated regulation to be published before 1 January 2014, enabling the timely reinstatement of Myanmar/Burma and the inclusion of South Sudan in the GSP scheme.

Documents
2013/12/12
   EP - End of procedure in Parliament
2013/12/03
   EP - Recommendation for early non-objection of delegated act
Documents
2013/12/03
   EP - Decision by committee, without report
2013/11/20
   EP - Committee referral announced in Parliament, 1st reading/single reading
2013/10/30
   EC - Non-legislative basic document
Documents
2013/10/30
   EC - Non-legislative basic document published
Documents
2013/10/30
   EP/CSL - Initial period for examining delegated act 2 month(s)

Documents

  • Results of vote in Parliament: Results of vote in Parliament
  • Decision by Parliament, 1st reading/single reading: T7-0592/2013
  • Recommendation for early non-objection of delegated act: B7-0547/2013
  • Non-legislative basic document: C(2013)07167
  • Non-legislative basic document published: C(2013)07167
  • Non-legislative basic document: C(2013)07167
  • Recommendation for early non-objection of delegated act: B7-0547/2013

Votes

B7-0547/2013 - Résolution

2013/12/12 Outcome: +: 460, -: 136, 0: 18
DE ES GB RO PL IT HU BG CZ SK EL BE LT FI SE SI PT HR IE DK AT LU EE MT LV CY NL ?? FR
Total
82
43
50
29
41
53
15
16
16
13
15
17
9
11
17
7
17
9
9
9
16
6
6
4
6
5
23
2
68
icon: S&D S&D
165

Hungary S&D

2

Finland S&D

2

Slovenia S&D

1

Croatia S&D

3

Ireland S&D

1

Luxembourg S&D

For (1)

1

Estonia S&D

For (1)

1

Latvia S&D

1

Netherlands S&D

3
icon: PPE PPE
219

Czechia PPE

2

Ireland PPE

Against (1)

3

Denmark PPE

For (1)

1

Luxembourg PPE

3

Estonia PPE

For (1)

1

Malta PPE

For (1)

1

Cyprus PPE

1

PPE

Against (1)

2
icon: ALDE ALDE
71

Slovakia ALDE

For (1)

1

Greece ALDE

1

Lithuania ALDE

1

Slovenia ALDE

2

Denmark ALDE

Against (1)

3

Austria ALDE

Abstain (1)

1

Luxembourg ALDE

For (1)

1

Netherlands ALDE

Abstain (1)

4
icon: ECR ECR
39

Lithuania ECR

1

Denmark ECR

Against (1)

1

Netherlands ECR

Against (1)

1
icon: EFD EFD
22
4

Slovakia EFD

For (1)

1

Greece EFD

1

Belgium EFD

Abstain (1)

1

Lithuania EFD

2

Finland EFD

For (1)

1

Netherlands EFD

For (1)

1
icon: NI NI
25

Spain NI

1

United Kingdom NI

3

Romania NI

2

Italy NI

Against (1)

Abstain (1)

2

Hungary NI

For (1)

1

Bulgaria NI

Against (1)

1

Belgium NI

Abstain (1)

1

Ireland NI

For (1)

1
5
icon: GUE/NGL GUE/NGL
24

Spain GUE/NGL

Against (1)

1

Czechia GUE/NGL

Against (1)

1

Greece GUE/NGL

1

Sweden GUE/NGL

Against (1)

1
4

Croatia GUE/NGL

Against (1)

1

Ireland GUE/NGL

Against (1)

1

Latvia GUE/NGL

Against (1)

1

Cyprus GUE/NGL

2

Netherlands GUE/NGL

2
icon: Verts/ALE Verts/ALE
49

Spain Verts/ALE

Against (1)

1

United Kingdom Verts/ALE

Against (2)

4

Greece Verts/ALE

Against (1)

1

Belgium Verts/ALE

3

Finland Verts/ALE

Against (1)

1

Portugal Verts/ALE

Against (1)

1

Austria Verts/ALE

Against (1)

1

Luxembourg Verts/ALE

Against (1)

1

Estonia Verts/ALE

Against (1)

1

Latvia Verts/ALE

Against (1)

1

Netherlands Verts/ALE

3

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