Select Committee on European Union - Progress of Scrutiny Thirteenth Report


PART II : DOCUMENTS WHICH HAVE CLEARED SCRUTINY IN THE HOUSE OF LORDS

i.Documents cleared from scrutiny by the Chairman of the Committee on 9 and 16 September.

Documents deposited under Titles V or VI of the Treaty on European Union (the Inter-governmental Pillars) are marked (P).

NOTE: Documents cleared as un-numbered documents, on the basis of the Government explanatory memorandum alone, are included in this list. After the document has been deposited in Parliament they are shown in this list with an asterisk (*) with a note indicating when they were cleared.
Un-numberedCommunication from the Commission to the Council and the European Parliament: "A new partnership for South East Asia". (FCO) [28.7.03]
Un-numbered(Supplementary memo) Council Joint Action on the extension of the European Union Military Operation in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia. (FCO) [6.8.03]
Un-numbered(Supplementary memo) The conclusion of agreements under Article 24 between the European Union and non-third country contributors to the European Union Military Operation in the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FCO) [9.9.03]
Un-numberedCommon Position on Angola: Review. (FCO) [11.9.03]
Un-numberedCouncil Regulation amending Council Regulation (EC) No.1080/2000 of 22 May 2000 on support for the United Nations Interim Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK) and the Office of the High Representative in Bosnia and Herzegovina (OHR). (FCO) [11.9.03]
*14117/01 Adds 3; 4; 6-11; + 13Making a success of enlargement. Strategy paper and Report of the European Commission on the progress towards accession by each of the candidate countries. Add 3: 2001 regular report on the Czech Republic's progress towards accession; Add 4: 2001 regular report on Estonia's progress towards accession; Add 6: 2001 regular report on Latvia's progress towards accession; Add 7: 2001 regular report on Lithuania's progress towards accession; Add 8: 2001 regular report on Malta's progress towards accession; Add 9: 2001 regular report on Poland's progress towards accession; Add 10: 2001 regular report on Romania's progress towards accession; Add 11: 2001 regular report on Slovakia's progress towards accession; and Add 13: 2001 regular report on Turkey's progress towards accession. (FCO)
(Cleared in Progress of Scrutiny 21 January 2002)
5488/03(Supplementary memo [9.9.03] ) Proposal for a Council Regulation amending Regulation (EEC) 2092/91 on organic production of agricultural products and indications referring thereto in agricultural products and foodstuffs. (DEFRA)
(P)9124/03Eurojust Annual Report. (Home Office)
10072/03Draft Council Decision amending point 1.2 of Part II of the Common Consular Instructions. (Home Office)
10169/03Proposal for a Council Regulation amending Regulation (EC) No.1601/2001 imposing a definitive anti-dumping duty and definitively collecting the provisional anti-dumping duty imposed on imports of certain iron or steel ropes and cables originating in the Czech Republic, Russia, Thailand and Turkey. (DTI)
10822/03Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing an ecopoint system applicable to heavy goods vehicles travelling through Austria for the year 2004 - outcome of the European Parliament's second reading. (DTI)
10843/03Commission staff working paper on the recasting of the Common Manuel: Towards a "Community Borders Code as regards Movement of Persons"? (Home Office)
(P)11051/03 Cordrogue 66Draft Council Resolution on the posting of drug liaison officers to Albania. (Home Office)
11057/03Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Regulation (EEC) No.1408/71 on the application of social security schemes to employed persons and their families moving within the Community, and Council Regulation (EEC) No.574/72 fixing the procedure for implementing Regulation (EEC) No.1408/71, in respect of the alignment of rights and the simplification of procedures. (Health)
11112/03 Visa 116Draft Council Decision on the amendment of Annex 2, Schedule A, of the Common Consular Instructions and Annex 5, Schedule A, of the Common Manual on the visa requirements for holders of Pakistani diplomatic passports. (Home Office)
11117/03Draft Council Decision on the amendment of Annex 3, Part I, of the Common Consular Instructions and Annex 5a, Part I, of the Common Manuel on third country nationals subject to airport visa requirements. (Home Office)
11118/03Communication from the Commission to the Council and the European Parliament on the development of a Euro-Mediterranean transport network. (Transport)
11136/03Proposal for a Council Decision concerning the conclusion, on behalf of the European Community, of the 1998 Protocol to the 1979 Convention on Long Range Transboundary Air Pollution on Persistent Organic Pollutants. (DEFRA)
11149/03Proposal for a Council Regulation amending Regulation (EC, Euratom) No.1150/2000 implementing Decision 2000/597/EC, Euratom on the system of the Communities' own resources. (HM Treasury)
11164/03Communication from the Commission to the Council and the European Parliament on medical devices. (Health)
11165/03Communication from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament, the Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions on a stronger European-based pharmaceutical industry for the benefit of the patient - A call for action. (Health)
11176/03Proposal for a Council Regulation amending Council Regulation (EC) No.1080/2000 of 22 May 2000 on support for the United Nations Interim Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK) and the Office of the High Representative in Bosnia and Herzegovina (OHR). (FCO)
11177/03Draft Council Decision laying down the Rules of the Advisory Committee on Vocational Training. (Education and Skills)
11179/03Opinion of the Commission on the European Parliament's amendments to the Council's common position regarding the proposal for a Decision of the European Parliament and of the Council adopting a multiannual programme for action in the field of energy: "Intelligent Energy - Europe" programme (2003-2006). (DTI)
11192/03Member States' replies to the Court of Auditors' 2001 Annual Report - Report from the Commission. (HM Treasury)
11193/03Recommendation for a Council Decision on the approval of certain amendments to be made to Articles 3 and 7 of the Monetary Agreement between the Italian Republic, on behalf of the European Community, and the Vatican City State and, on its behalf, the Holy See and authorising the Italian Republic to give effect to these amendments. (HM Treasury)
11214/03 + Add 1Report from the Commission to the Budgetary Authority on guarantees covered by the general budget - situation at 31 December 2002. + Add 1 Annex. (HM Treasury)
11216/03Communication from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament and the European Central Bank concerning the application to financial services of Article 3(4) to (6) of the electronic commerce Directive. (HM Treasury)
11237/03Proposal for a Decision of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a Community action programme to promote activities in the field of the protection of the Community's financial interests. (HM Treasury)
11238/03Court of Auditors Special Report No.8/2003 concerning the execution of infrastructure work financed by the European Development Fund. (International Development)
11277/03Proposal for a Council Decision relating to the conclusion on behalf of the European Community of Council of Europe Convention No.180 on information and legal cooperation on information society services. (DTI)
11285/03Proposal for a Decision of the European Parliament and of the Council on Interoperable Delivery of pan-European eGovernment Services to Public Administrations, Businesses and Citizens (IDABC). (Cabinet Office)
11336/03Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EC) No.1655/2000 concerning the Financial Instrument for the Environment (LIFE). (DEFRA)
11343/03An initiative for growth: investing in Trans European Networks and major Research and Development projects. (DTI and HM Treasury)
11392/03Proposal for a Council Decision on the conclusion of bilateral Agreements laying down a procedure for the provision of information in the field of technical regulations and of rules on information society services between the European Community and the Republic of Cyprus, the European Community and the Government of the Republic of Hungary. (DTI)
11402/03Annual Report from the Commission on the Guarantee Fund and its Management in 2002. (HM Treasury)
11450/03Commission Report on the implementation of the Council conclusions of 18 November 2002 on intensified cooperation on the management of migration flows with third countries. (Home Office)
11496/03Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions on barriers to widespread access to new services and applications of the information society through open platforms in digital television and third generation mobile communications. (DTI)
11525/03Court of Auditors Special Report No.10/2003 concerning effectiveness of the Commission's management of development assistance to India in targeting the poor and ensuring sustainable benefits. (International Development)
11578/03 + Add 1Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council on the implementation of commitments undertaken by the acceding countries in the context of accession negotiations on chapter 21 - Regional Policy and Coordination of Structural Instruments. And Add 1: Commission Staff Working Paper: Annex. (DTI)
11609/03(i) Proposal for a Council Decision authorising the Member States which are Contracting Parties to the Paris Convention of 29 July 1960 on Third Party Liability in the Field of Nuclear Energy to sign, in the interest of the EC, the Protocol amending that Convention; and (ii) Proposal for a Council Decision authorising the Member States which are Contracting Parties to the Paris Convention of 29 July 1960 on Third Party Liability in the field of Nuclear Energy to ratify the Protocol amending that Convention, or to accede to it, in the interest of the European Community. (DTI)
11611/03Commission communication to the Council and the European Parliament "Macao Special Administrative Region: third Annual Report - 2002. (FCO)
11612/03Draft Commission Regulation on a standard financial regulation for the executive agencies pursuant to Council Regulation (EC) No.58/2003 laying down the statute for executive agencies to be entrusted with certain tasks in the management of Community programmes. (HM Treasury)
11639/03Council Decision on the position of the European Community on the Draft Regulation of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe concerning the Uniform Prescriptions applicable to the approval of internal combustion engines to be installed in agricultural and forestry tractors and in non-road mobile machinery, with regard to their net power, net torque and specific fuel consumption. (Transport)
11643/03Commission Report on Humanitarian Aid Office - ECHO, annual Report 2002. (International Development)
11645/03Proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council relating to arsenic, cadmium, mercury, nickel and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in ambient air. (DEFRA)
11695/03Opinion of the Commission pursuant to Article 251(2), third subparagraph, point (c) of the EC Treaty on the European Parliament's amendment to the Council's Common Position regarding the proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on additives for use in animal nutrition. (Food Standards Agency)
11706/03Proposal for a Decision of the European Parliament and of the Council on the mobilisation of the EU Solidarity Fund according to point 3 of the Inter-institutional Agreement of 7 November 2002 between the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission on the financing of the European Union Solidarity Fund, supplementing the Inter-institutional Agreement of 6 May 1999 on budgetary discipline and improvement of the budgetary procedure. (HM Treasury)
11752/03Amended proposal for a European Parliament and Council directive on a transparent system of harmonised rules for driving restriction on heavy goods vehicles involved in international transport on designated roads - Outcome of the European Parliament's first reading (Strasbourg, 1 to 4 July 2002). (Transport)
11761/03Proposal for a Council Decision concerning the analysis and cooperation with regard to counterfeit euro coins. (HM Treasury)
11785/03Proposal for a Council Decision on the signing of the Agreement for scientific and technological cooperation between the European community and the United Mexican States. (Office of Science and Technology, DTI)
11797/03Amended proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council repealing certain Directives concerning food hygiene and health conditions for the production and placing on the market of certain products of animal origin intended for human consumption and amending Directives 89/662/EEC and 92/118/EEC and Decision 95/408/EC. Document reflects an amendment adopted by the European Parliament at first reading. (Food Standards Agency)
11804/03Amendments to the Council's Common Position regarding a proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on genetically modified food and feed. (Food Standards Agency)
11828/03Proposal for a Council Decision concerning the Community position within the Association Committee established by the Europe Agreement between the European Communities and their Member States, on the one part, and Hungary, on the other part, on the addition of Annexes to the Protocol to the Europe Agreement on Conformity Assessment and Acceptance of Industrial Products (PECA). (DTI)
11834/03Communication from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament, the Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions: "Promoting language learning and linguistic diversity: an action plan 2004-2006". (Education and Skills)
11837/03 (A)Communication from the Commission: a simple and paperless environment for customs and trade. (HM Customs and Excise)
11837/03 (C)Proposal for a Council Regulation amending Regulation (EEC) No.2913/92 establishing the Community Customs Code. (HM Customs and Excise)
11844/03Proposal for a Council Decision concerning the Community position within the Association Committee established by the Europe Agreement between the European Communities and their Member States, on the one part, and the Czech Republic, on the other part, on the addition of Annexes to the Protocol to the Europe Agreement on Conformity Assessment and Acceptance of Industrial Products (PECA). (DTI)
11847/03Report from the Commission to the Council and the European Parliament on the implementation of macro-financial assistance to third countries in 2002. (HM Treasury)
11862/03Opinion of the Commission pursuant to Article 251 (2), third subparagraph, point (c) of the EC Treaty, on the European Parliament's amendments to the Council's common position regarding the proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the traceability and labelling of genetically modified organisms and traceability of food and feed products produced from genetically modified organisms and amending Directive 2001/18/EC. (DEFRA)
11872/03Opinion of the Commission pursuant to Article 251(2), third subparagraph, point (c) of the EC Treaty on the European Parliament's amendment to the common position of the Council concerning the proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2000/13/EC as regards indication of the ingredients present in foodstuffs. (Food Standards Agency)
11898/03Communication from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament, the Economic and Social Committee of the Regions on the implementation of Directive 96/71/EC in the Member States. (DTI)
11906/03Proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 77/799/EEC concerning mutual assistance by the competent authorities of the Member States in the field of direct and indirect taxation. (Inland Revenue and HM Customs and Excise)
11923/03Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on promoting gender equality in development co-operation. (International Development)
11941/03Proposal for a Council Regulation amending Regulation (EURATOM) No.2587/1999 defining the investment projects to be communicated to the Commission in accordance with Article 41 of the Treaty establishing the European Atomic Energy Community. (DTI)
11954/03 + Add 1Commission Report on evaluation of the activities of the European Anti-fraud Office (OLAF) - Regulation (EC) No.1073/1999 of the European Parliament and of the Council and Council Regulation (Euratom) No.1074/99 (Article 15). + Add 1: Opinion No.2 accompanying the Commission Report - Evaluation of the activities of the European Anti-fraud Office (OLAF) - Regulation (EC) No.1073/1999 of the European Parliament and of the Council and Council Regulation (Euratom) No.1074/99 (Article 15). (HM Treasury)
11965/03Proposal for a Council Regulation amending Regulation (EC) No.2341/2002 fixing for 2003 the fishing opportunities and associated conditions for certain fish stocks and groups of fish stocks, applicable in Community waters and, for Community vessels, in waters where catch limitations are required. (DEFRA)
11993/03Commission's Fourteenth Annual Report on protecting the Communities' financial interests and the fight against fraud. (HM Treasury)
11997/03 + Add 1Report from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council concerning measures on financial assistance for innovative and job-creating small and medium-sized enterprises (1998 Growth and Employment Initiative) - situation as at 31 December 2002. + Add 1 Commission Staff Working Paper: Annexes to the Report (DTI)
12094/03Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EEC) No.1408/71 on the application of social security, schemes to employed persons, to self-employed persons and to members of their families moving within the Community and Regulation (EEC) No.574/72 laying down the procedure for implementing Regulation (EEC) No.1408/71. (Work and Pensions)
12179/03Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on certain fluorinated greenhouse gases. (DEFRA)
12446/03Commission Proposal for a Council Decision authorising Ireland to renew a measure derogating from Article 21 of the sixth VAT Directive (77/388/EEC). (HM Customs and Excise)
LettersEU - Central America political dialogue and co-operation agreement: letter from Denis MacShane MP, Minister for Europe, FCO to Lord Grenfell of 4 August.
Draft Agreement between the EU and the Andean Community: letter from Denis MacShane MP, Minister for Europe, FCO to Lord Grenfell of 4 August.
European Security and Defence Policy: possible New Police Missions: letter from Denis MacShane MP, Minister for Europe, FCO to Lord Grenfell of 10 September.
Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW): forthcoming Council Decisions on continuing projects in Cambodia and the South Eastern Europe Clearing House: letter from Denis MacShane MP, Minister for Europe, FCO to Lord Grenfell of 12 September.
Un-numberedProposal for a Council Regulation on the Community patent -Presidency text (8539/03) and corrections (8539/03 Cor 1). (DTI) [8.5.03] (E)
(Letter of 5 June 2003 to Ms Melanie Johnson MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Competition, Consumers & Markets, DTI; reply 30 June. Cleared by letter of 17 July to the Lord Sainsbury of Turville, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Science & Innovation, DTI)
Un-numberedEuropean Parliament amendments to the Common Position adopted by the Council on 20 February 2003 with a view to the adoption of a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Directive 96/82/EC on the control of major-accident hazards involving dangerous substances. (Department for Work & Pensions) [30.6.03] (D)
(Cleared by Sub-Committee D at meeting of 17 September 2003)
10404/02 Ecofin 237 (COM(02) 328) Commission report on controls on cross-border cash movements together with a proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and the Council on the prevention of money laundering by means of customs co-operation. (HM Customs & Excise) (E)
(Letter of 6 March 2003 to Ms Dawn Primarolo MP, Paymaster General, HM Treasury; reply 15 April. Another letter sent 6 June. Cleared by letter of 18 September)
15829/02 (COM(02) 729)(Supplementary memo [10.4.03]; +second supplementary memo [27.8.03] ) Proposal for a Council Regulation establishing a system for the identification and registration of ovine and caprine animals and amending Regulation (EEC) No. 3508/92. (Defra) (D)
(Letter of 13 May 2003 to Elliot Morley MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Defra; reply 24 June. Cleared by letter of 18 September to Ben Bradshaw MP, Parliamentary Secretary, Defra)
(P)3710-94Draft Agreement between the Republic of Colombia and the European Police Office. (Home Office) (F)
(Letter of 17 June 2003 to Caroline Flint MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Drugs, Home Office; reply 8 July. Cleared by Sub-Committee F at meeting of 15 September)
COM(03) 199Proposal for a European Parliament and Council Directive on the right of citizens of the Union and their family members to move and reside freely within the territory of the Member States. (Home Office) (F)
(Letter of 11 July 2003 to Caroline Flint MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Home Office. Cleared by letter of 17 September)
5488/03Proposal for a Council Regulation amending Regulation (EEC) 2092/91 on organic production of agricultural products and indications referring thereto in agricultural products and foodstuffs. (Defra) [10.2.03] (D)
(Cleared by Sub-Committee D as an un-numbered document at meeting of 26 March 2003, in Progress of Scrutiny 31 March 2003)
6280/03 (COM(03) 51) (Supplementary memo [2.9.03] ) Proposal for a Decision of the European Parliament and of the Council for a monitoring mechanism of Community greenhouse gas emissions and the implementation of the Kyoto Protocol. (Defra) (D)
(Cleared by Sub-Committee D at meeting of 17 September 2003)
(P)6296/03 Droipen 9Proposal for a Council Framework Decision on combating racism and xenophobia. (Home Office) (E)
(Cleared as part of the "package" of documents which formed the basis of Sub-Committee E's inquiry into The Proposed Framework Decision on Racism and Xenophobia - an update, 32nd Report (2002-03) 1 July 2003 (HL Paper 136). The Report was published on 14 July 2003, it was recommended for information only)
(P)6658/03 Droipen 10Proposal for a Council Framework Decision on combating racism and xenophobia. (Home Office) (E)
(Cleared as part of the "package" of documents which formed the basis of Sub-Committee E's inquiry into The Proposed Framework Decision on Racism and Xenophobia - an update, 32nd Report (2002-03) 1 July 2003 (HL Paper 136). The Report was published on 14 July 2003, it was recommended for information only)
8532/03 (COM(03) 161)(+ Supplementary memo [1.9.03] ) Amended proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending the Directive 2001/83/EC as regards traditional herbal medicinal products. (Health) (D)
(Letter of 3 June 2003 to Hazel Blears MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Public Health, Department of Health; reply 2 July from Lord Warner, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health. Another letter sent 17 July; reply 13 August. Cleared by letter of 18 September to Lord Warner, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Health)
8566/03 (COM(03) 229)(i) Communication from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions on enhancing maritime transport security; and (ii) Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on enhancing ship and port facility security. (Transport) (B)
(Letter of 10 June 2003 to David Jamieson MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Transport; reply 30 June. Another letter sent 17 July; reply 13 August. Further reply 2 September from Tony McNulty MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Transport, enclosing an Initial Regulatory Impact Assessment. Cleared by letter of 17 September)
9081/03 (COM(03) 237)Proposal for a Council Regulation establishing measures for the recovery of cod stocks. (Defra) (D)
(Cleared by Sub-Committee D at meeting of 17 September 2003)
9903/03 (COM(03) 250)Report from the Commission to the Council and the European Parliament on the implementation of Community waste legislation - Directive 75/442/EEC on waste, Directive 91/689/EEC on hazardous waste, Directive 75/439/EEC on waste oils, Directive 86/278/EEC on sewage sludge and Directive 94/62/EC on packaging and packaging waste - for the period 1998 to 2000. (DEFRA)
(Cleared by Sub-Committee D at meeting of 17 September 2003)
9905/03Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the statute and financing of European political parties - Outcome of the European Parliament's first reading (Brussels, 18 to 19 June 2003). (FCO) (E)
(Letter of 17 July 2003 to Dr Denis MacShane MP, Minister for Europe, FCO. Cleared by Sub-Committee E at meeting of 17 September)
10289/03 Asim 35 (COM(03) 323)Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council in view of the European Council of Thessaloniki on the development of a common policy on illegal immigration, smuggling and trafficking of human beings, external borders and the return of illegal residents. (Home Office) (F)
(Cleared by Sub-Committee F at meeting of 15 September 2003)
10449/03 Agrileg 168Modified proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down Community procedures for the authorisation and supervision and pharmacovigilance of medicinal products for human and veterinary use and establishing a European Agency for the Evaluation of Medicinal Products. (Health and Defra) (D)
(Cleared by letter of 18 September 2003 to Ben Bradshaw MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Defra)
10450/03 Agrileg 169Amended proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2001/83/EC on the Community code relating to medicinal products for human use. (Health) (D)
(Cleared by letter of 18 September 2003 to Ben Bradshaw MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of Secretary, Defra)
10509/03 (COM(03) 344)Communication from the Commission: compliance with the rules of the Common Fisheries Policy - "compliance work plan and scoreboard". (Defra) (D)
(Cleared by Sub-Committee D at meeting of 17 September 2003)
10684/03 (COM(03) 350)Proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Directive 92/24/EEC relating to speed limitation devices or similar speed limitation on board systems of certain categories of motor vehicles. (Transport) (B)
(Cleared by letter of 9 September 2003 to David Jamieson MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Transport)
(P)10701/03 Droipen 40Initiative of the Hellenic Republic with a view to the adoption of Council Framework Decision on the application of the "ne bis in idem" principle. (Home Office) (E)
(Letter of 17 July 2003 to Caroline Flint MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Home Office; reply 28 August. Cleared by letter of 18 September 2003 to Fiona Mactaggart MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Home Office)
10739/03 (COM(03) 286)Communication from the Commission to the Council and to the European Parliament -Reinforcing the statutory audit in the EU. (DTI) (E)
(Cleared by letter of 18 September 2003 to Jacqui Smith MP, Minister for Industry and the Regions and Deputy Minister for Women and Equality, DTI)
10868/03 Justciv 99 (COM(03) 348)Proposal for a Council Decision authorising the Member States to ratify, or accede to, in the interest of the European Community the Convention on Jurisdiction, Applicable Law, Recognition, Enforcement and Co-operation in respect of Parental Responsibility and Measures for the Protection of Children (the 1996 Hague Convention). (Dept for Constitutional Affairs and the Scottish Executive Justice Department) (E)
(Cleared by Sub-Committee E at meeting of 16 July 2003)
10980/03 (COM(03) 374)Proposal for a Council Regulation establishing measures for the recovery of the Northern hake stock. (Defra) (D)
(Cleared by Sub-Committee D at meeting of 17 September 2003)
11349/03 (COM(03) 393)Communication from the Commission: Paving the way for a New Neighbourhood Instrument. (International Development) (C)
(Cleared by Sub-Committee C at meeting of 11 September 2003)
11807/03Amended proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the right of citizens of the Union and their family members to move and reside freely within the territory of the Member States. (Home Office) (F)
(Cleared by letter of 17 September to Caroline Flint MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Home Office)
11903/03 (COM(03) 460)European Commission Opinion on the European Parliament's amendments to the Council's Common Position regarding the proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Directive 96/82/EC on the control of major-accident hazards involving dangerous substances. (Work and Pensions) (D)
(Cleared by Sub-Committee D at meeting of 17 September 2003)
11950/03 Aviation 157 (COM(03) 454)Amended proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on insurance requirements for air carriers and aircraft operators. (Transport) (B)
(Cleared by letter of 17 September 2003 to Tony McNulty MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Transport; reply 29 September)




 
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