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Document 32020D0626(01)

Council Decision of 24 June 2020 adopting the Council’s position on draft amending budget No 5 of the European Union for the financial year 2020 2020/C 212 I/02

ST/8855/2020/INIT

OJ C 212I , 26.6.2020, p. 7–8 (BG, ES, CS, DA, DE, ET, EL, EN, FR, GA, HR, IT, LV, LT, HU, MT, NL, PL, PT, RO, SK, SL, FI, SV)

In force

26.6.2020   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

CI 212/7


COUNCIL DECISION

of 24 June 2020

adopting the Council’s position on draft amending budget No 5 of the European Union for the financial year 2020

(2020/C 212 I/02)

THE COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION,

Having regard to the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union, and in particular Article 314 thereof, in conjunction with the Treaty establishing the European Atomic Energy Community, and in particular Article 106a thereof,

Having regard to Regulation (EU, Euratom) 2018/1046 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 July 2018 on the financial rules applicable to the general budget of the Union, amending Regulations (EU) No 1296/2013, (EU) No 1301/2013, (EU) No 1303/2013, (EU) No 1304/2013, (EU) No 1309/2013, (EU) No 1316/2013, (EU) No 223/2014, (EU) No 283/2014, and Decision No 541/2014/EU and repealing Regulation (EU, Euratom) No 966/2012 (1), and in particular Article 44 thereof,

Whereas:

the Union’s budget for the financial year 2020 was definitively adopted on 27 November 2019 (2),

on 3 June 2020, the Commission submitted a proposal containing draft amending budget No 5 to the general budget for the financial year 2020,

it is important to enable a swift adoption of draft amending budget No 5/2020 to be able to continue humanitarian support to refugees in Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey without interruption. Therefore, it is justified to shorten, in accordance with Article 3(3) of the Council’s Rules of Procedure, the eight-week period for the information of national Parliaments laid down in Article 4 of Protocol No 1,

HAS DECIDED AS FOLLOWS:

Sole Article

The Council's position on draft amending budget No 5 of the European Union for the financial year 2020 was adopted on 24 June 2020.

The full text can be accessed for consultation or downloading on the Council's website: http://www.consilium.europa.eu/

Done at Brussels, 24 June 2020.

For the Council

The President

A. METELKO-ZGOMBIĆ


(1)  OJ L 193, 30.7.2018, p. 1.

(2)  OJ L 57, 27.2.2020, p. 1.


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