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2019/0903(NLE) European Central Bank (ECB): appointment of the Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board

Progress: Procedure completed, awaiting publication in Official Journal

RoleCommitteeRapporteurShadows
Lead ECON GUALTIERI Roberto (icon: S&D S&D)
Lead committee dossier:

Events

2019/10/04
   EP/CSL - Act adopted by Council after consultation of Parliament
2019/10/04
   EP - End of procedure in Parliament
2019/10/04
   CSL - Council Meeting
2019/09/17
   EP - Decision by Parliament, 1st reading/single reading
Details

The European Parliament approved by 379 votes to 230, with 69 abstentions, the appointment of Yves Mersch as vice-chairman of the supervisory board of the European Central Bank.

Prior to the vote in plenary, the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs evaluated the candidate’s credentials. It then held a hearing with the candidate on 4 September 2019, during which he made an opening statement and answered questions from the members of the committee.

Documents
2019/09/09
   EP - Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading
Details

The Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs adopted a report by Roberto GUALTIERI (S&D, IT) on the proposal to appoint the Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the European Central Bank (ECB).

The committee approved the appointment of Yves Mersch as Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the European Central Bank.

Parliament's Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs evaluated the credentials of the proposed candidate, in particular in view of the requirements laid down in Regulation (EU) No 1024/2013 entrusting the ECB with specific tasks relating to policies on the prudential supervision of credit institutions.

On 4 September 2019, it held a hearing with the proposed candidate, during which he made an introductory statement and then answered questions from the members of the committee.

Documents
2019/09/04
   EP - Vote in committee, 1st reading/single reading
2019/08/29
   EP - Committee draft report
Documents
2019/07/18
   EP - GUALTIERI Roberto (S&D) appointed as rapporteur in ECON
2019/07/15
   EP - Committee referral announced in Parliament, 1st reading/single reading
2019/04/09
   EC - Legislative proposal published
Details

PURPOSE: to nominate the Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM) of the European Central Bank (ECB).

CONTENT: the Governing Council of the European Central Bank (ECB) has proposed the appointment of ECB Executive Board member Yves Mersch (LU) as Vice-Chair of the ECB’s Supervisory Board for the remainder of his term as an Executive Board member until 14 December 2020.

The ECB informed the Chair of the European Parliament’s Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON), Roberto Gualtieri, in line with the Interinstitutional Agreement between the ECB and the European Parliament.

In accordance with Article 26(3) of the SSM Regulation ( Council Regulation (EU) 1024/2013 ), the appointment needs the approval of the European Parliament.

Following this approval, the Council will adopt an implementing decision to appoint the Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board.

Documents

Documents

  • Decision by Parliament, 1st reading/single reading: T9-0009/2019
  • Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading: A9-0007/2019
  • Committee draft report: PE639.671
  • Legislative proposal published: N9-0008/2019
  • Committee draft report: PE639.671

History

(these mark the time of scraping, not the official date of the change)

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  • The European Parliament approved by 379 votes to 230, with 69 abstentions, the appointment of Yves Mersch as vice-chairman of the supervisory board of the European Central Bank.
  • Prior to the vote in plenary, the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs evaluated the candidate’s credentials. It then held a hearing with the candidate on 4 September 2019, during which he made an opening statement and answered questions from the members of the committee.
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  • PURPOSE: to nominate the Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM) of the European Central Bank (ECB).
  • CONTENT: the Governing Council of the European Central Bank (ECB) has proposed the appointment of ECB Executive Board member Yves Mersch (LU) as Vice-Chair of the ECB’s Supervisory Board for the remainder of his term as an Executive Board member until 14 December 2020.
  • The ECB informed the Chair of the European Parliament’s Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON), Roberto Gualtieri, in line with the Interinstitutional Agreement between the ECB and the European Parliament.
  • In accordance with Article 26(3) of the SSM Regulation ( Council Regulation (EU) 1024/2013 ), the appointment needs the approval of the European Parliament.
  • Following this approval, the Council will adopt an implementing decision to appoint the Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board.
events/3/summary
  • The Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs adopted a report by Roberto GUALTIERI (S&D, IT) on the proposal to appoint the Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the European Central Bank (ECB).
  • The committee approved the appointment of Yves Mersch as Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board of the European Central Bank.
  • Parliament's Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs evaluated the credentials of the proposed candidate, in particular in view of the requirements laid down in Regulation (EU) No 1024/2013 entrusting the ECB with specific tasks relating to policies on the prudential supervision of credit institutions.
  • On 4 September 2019, it held a hearing with the proposed candidate, during which he made an introductory statement and then answered questions from the members of the committee.
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2019-09-09T00:00:00
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European Central Bank (ECB): appointment of the Vice-Chair of the Supervisory Board
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