DOCUMENTS NOT RAISING QUESTIONS OF LEGAL
OR POLITICAL IMPORTANCE
14. We consider that the following documents do
not raise questions of legal or political importance :-
MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE, FISHERIES AND FOOD
Draft Regulation on the conclusion of Agreements in the form of Exchanges of Letters between the European Community and the Republic of Bulgaria, the Republic of Hungary and Romania on reciprocal preferential trade concessions for certain wines and spirits, and amending Regulation No. 933/95 opening and providing for the administration of Community tariff quotas for certain wines.
Draft Regulation amending Regulation No. 738/93 amending the transitional measures governing the common organisation of the market in cereals and rice in Portugal as provided for in Regulation No. 3653/90.
HM CUSTOMS AND EXCISE
Draft Decision authorising Italy to extend an existing derogation under Article 27 of the sixth VAT Directive 77/388.
DEPARTMENT FOR EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT
European Training Foundation Annual Report 1999.
DEPARTMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT, TRANSPORT AND THE REGIONS
Commission Communication: Promoting sustainable development in the EU non-energy extractive industry.
Commission Communication on the safe operation of mining activities: a follow-up to recent mining accidents.
Amended draft Directive amending for the nineteenth time Council Directive 76/769 relating to restrictions on the marketing and use of certain dangerous substances and preparations (azocolourants).
Commission Communication: Community objectives for the 33rd Assembly of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) and ICAO Council decisions prior to this Assembly in the field of environmental protection.
FOREIGN AND COMMONWEALTH OFFICE
Draft Regulation regarding the implementation of measures to promote economic and social development in Turkey; and
Commission opinion pursuant to Article 251(2)(c) of the EC Treaty, on the European Parliament's amendments to the Council's common position.
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
Commission Communication: An evaluation of the bridge phase of TIDE (Technology Initiative for Disabled and Elderly People).
DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SECURITY
Amended draft Decision establishing a programme of Community action to encourage co-operation between Member States to combat social exclusion.
DEPARTMENT OF TRADE AND INDUSTRY
Commission Report on the State of implementation of Directive 93/104 of 23 November 1993 concerning certain aspects of the organisation of working time ("Working Time Directive").
Draft Decision on the signature, and Draft Decision on the conclusion of an additional Protocol to the Europe Agreement establishing an Association between the European Communities and their Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Hungary, of the other part on conformity assessment and acceptance of industrial products.
Commission Letter of Amendment No. 2 to the preliminary draft budget for 2001 - Section III.
Decision concerning the mobilisation of the flexibility instrument (paragraph 24 of the Interinstitutional Agreement of 6 May 1999 on budgetary discipline and improvement of the budgetary procedure).