Progress: Procedure completed, awaiting publication in Official Journal
Legal Basis:Treaty on European Union TEU 17-p7-a1
The European Parliament adopted the decision on the election of the President of the Commission.
It has elected Ursula VON DER LEYEN as the President of the Commission for the term of office running from 1 November 2019 until 31 October 2024.
Number of Members of Parliament: 747
Majority of the Members of Parliament: 374
- number of voters: 733
- for: 383
- against: 327
- abstentions: 22
- invalid ballots: 1.
Parliament instructed its President to ask the Council and Ursula von der Leyen to propose by common accord the nominees for appointment as members of the Commission.
(these mark the time of scraping, not the official date of the change)
OldAwaiting Parliament 1st reading / single reading / budget 1st stage
NewProcedure completed, awaiting publication in Official Journal