15.12.2016   

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Official Journal of the European Union

L 341/21


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 139/2015

of 11 June 2015

amending Annex I (Veterinary and phytosanitary matters) to the EEA Agreement [2016/2174]

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Decision 74/366/EEC (1), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Commission Decision 74/367/EEC (2), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(3)

Commission Decision 76/219/EEC (3), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(4)

Commission Decision 76/690/EEC (4) was repealed by Commission Decision 1999/305/EC (5), which are both incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Decision 76/690/EEC should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(5)

Commission Decision 77/283/EEC (6) was repealed by Decision 1999/305/EC, which are both incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Decision 77/283/EEC should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(6)

Commission Decision 78/127/EEC (7), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(7)

Commission Decision 78/347/EEC (8) was repealed by Decision 1999/305/EC, which are both incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Decision 78/347/EEC should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(8)

Commission Decision 79/93/EEC (9) was repealed by Decision 1999/305/EC, which are both incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Decision 79/93/EEC should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(9)

Commission Decision 80/128/EEC (10) was repealed by Decision 1999/305/EC, which are both incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Decision 80/128/EEC should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(10)

Commission Decision 80/446/EEC (11) was repealed by Decision 1999/305/EC, which are both incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Decision 80/446/EEC should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(11)

Commission Decision 80/1360/EEC (12), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(12)

Commission Decision 80/1361/EEC (13) was repealed by Decision 1999/305/EC, which are both incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Decision 80/1361/EEC should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(13)

Commission Decision 82/41/EEC (14) was repealed by Decision 1999/305/EC, which are both incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Decision 82/41/EEC should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(14)

Commission Decision 82/947/EEC (15) was repealed by Decision 1999/305/EC, which are both incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Decision 82/947/EEC should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(15)

Commission Decision 82/948/EEC (16), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(16)

Commission Decision 84/20/EEC (17) was repealed by Decision 1999/305/EC, which are both incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Decision 84/20/EEC should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(17)

Commission Decision 87/111/EEC (18) was repealed by Decision 1999/305/EC, which are both incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Decision 87/111/EEC should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(18)

Commission Decision 87/448/EEC (19) was repealed by Decision 1999/305/EC, which are both incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Decision 87/448/EEC should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(19)

Commission Decision 89/374/EEC (20), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, expired on 30 June 1994 and consequently the reference thereto should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(20)

Commission Decision 89/540/EEC (21), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, expired on 30 June 1997 and consequently the reference thereto should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(21)

Commission Decision 90/639/EEC (22), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, expired on 30 June 1996 and consequently the reference thereto should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(22)

Commission Decision 92/195/EEC (23), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, expired on 1 March 1999 and consequently the reference thereto should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(23)

Commission Decision 93/208/EEC (24), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, expired on 1 June 1993 and consequently the reference thereto should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(24)

Commission Decision 93/213/EEC (25), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, expired on 30 June 1995 and consequently the reference thereto should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(25)

Commission Decision 94/650/EC (26), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, expired on 31 August 2001 and consequently the reference thereto should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(26)

Commission Decision 95/232/EC (27), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, expired on 30 June 2003 and consequently the reference thereto should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(27)

Commission Decision 98/320/EC (28), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, expired on 30 September 2005 and consequently the reference thereto should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(28)

Commission Decision 1999/416/EC (29), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, expired on 31 October 1999 and consequently the reference thereto should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(29)

Commission Decision 2001/897/EC (30), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, expired on 31 December 2003 and consequently the reference thereto should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(30)

Commission Decision 2002/454/EC (31), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, expired on 1 June 2003 and consequently the reference thereto should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(31)

Commission Decision 2002/756/EC (32), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, expired on 31 December 2004 and consequently the reference thereto should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(32)

Commission Decision 2007/66/EC (33), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, expired on 31 December 2013 and consequently the reference thereto should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(33)

This Decision concerns legislation regarding phytosanitary matters. Legislation regarding phytosanitary matters shall not apply to Liechtenstein as long as the application of the Agreement between the European Community and the Swiss Confederation on trade in agricultural products is extended to Liechtenstein, as specified in the sectoral adaptations to Annex I to the EEA Agreement. This Decision is therefore not to apply to Liechtenstein.

(34)

Annex I to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

Chapter III of Annex I to the EEA Agreement shall be amended as follows:

(1)

the text of points 7 (Commission Decision 89/374/EEC), 8 (Commission Decision 89/540/EEC), 9 (Commission Decision 90/639/EEC), 10 (Commission Decision 92/195/EEC), 11 (Commission Decision 93/213/EEC), 12 (Commission Decision 94/650/EC), 13 (Commission Decision 95/232/EC), 15 (Commission Decision 98/320/EC), 19 (Commission Decision 2001/897/EC), 20 (Commission Decision 2002/454/EC), 21 (Commission Decision 2002/756/EC) and 50 (Commission Decision 2007/66/EC) of Part 2 is deleted;

(2)

the text of points 10 (Commission Decision 74/366/EEC), 11 (Commission Decision 74/367/EEC), 18 (Commission Decision 76/219/EEC), 23 (Commission Decision 76/690/EEC), 28 (Commission Decision 77/283/EEC), 32 (Commission Decision 78/127/EEC), 33 (Commission Decision 78/347/EEC), 37 (Commission Decision 79/93/EEC), 41 (Commission Decision 80/128/EEC), 42 (Commission Decision 80/446/EEC), 45 (Commission Decision 80/1360/EEC), 46 (Commission Decision 80/1361/EEC), 49 (Commission Decision 82/41/EEC), 50 (Commission Decision 82/947/EEC), 51 (Commission Decision 82/948/EEC), 54 (Commission Decision 84/20/EEC), 61 (Commission Decision 87/111/EEC), 62 (Commission Decision 87/448/EEC), 71 (Commission Decision 93/208/EEC) and 73 (Commission Decision 1999/416/EC) under the heading ‘ACTS OF WHICH THE EFTA STATES AND THE EFTA SURVEILLANCE AUTHORITY SHOULD TAKE DUE ACCOUNT’ is deleted.

Article 2

This Decision shall enter into force on 12 June 2015, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (*1).

Article 3

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 11 June 2015.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 196, 19.7.1974, p. 24.

(2)  OJ L 196, 19.7.1974, p. 25.

(3)  OJ L 46, 21.2.1976, p. 30.

(4)  OJ L 235, 26.8.1976, p. 29.

(5)  OJ L 118, 6.5.1999, p. 63.

(6)  OJ L 95, 19.4.1977, p. 23.

(7)  OJ L 41, 11.2.1978, p. 43.

(8)  OJ L 99, 12.4.1978, p. 26.

(9)  OJ L 22, 31.1.1979, p. 17.

(10)  OJ L 29, 6.2.1980, p. 35.

(11)  OJ L 110, 29.4.1980, p. 23.

(12)  OJ L 384, 31.12.1980, p. 44.

(13)  OJ L 384, 31.12.1980, p. 46.

(14)  OJ L 16, 22.1.1982, p. 50.

(15)  OJ L 383, 31.12.1982, p. 23.

(16)  OJ L 383, 31.12.1982, p. 25.

(17)  OJ L 18, 21.1.1984, p. 45.

(18)  OJ L 48, 17.2.1987, p. 29.

(19)  OJ L 240, 22.8.1987, p. 39.

(20)  OJ L 166, 16.6.1989, p. 66.

(21)  OJ L 286, 4.10.1989, p. 24.

(22)  OJ L 348, 12.12.1990, p. 1.

(23)  OJ L 88, 3.4.1992, p. 59.

(24)  OJ L 88, 8.4.1993, p. 49.

(25)  OJ L 91, 15.4.1993, p. 27.

(26)  OJ L 252, 28.9.1994, p. 15.

(27)  OJ L 154, 5.7.1995, p. 22.

(28)  OJ L 140, 12.5.1998, p. 14.

(29)  OJ L 159, 25.6.1999, p. 53.

(30)  OJ L 331, 15.12.2001, p. 97.

(31)  OJ L 155, 14.6.2002, p. 57.

(32)  OJ L 252, 20.9.2002, p. 33.

(33)  OJ L 32, 6.2.2007, p. 161.

(*1)  No constitutional requirements indicated.