28.4.2006   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 115/35


COUNCIL DECISION

of 10 April 2006

appointing an Austrian alternate member of the Committee of the Regions

(2006/307/EC)

THE COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION,

Having regard to the Treaty establishing the European Community, and in particular Article 263 thereof,

Having regard to the proposal from the Austrian Government,

Whereas:

(1)

On 24 January 2006 the Council adopted Decision 2006/116/EC appointing the members and alternate members of the Committee of the Regions for the period from 26 January 2006 to 25 January 2010 (1).

(2)

A seat as an alternate member of the Committee of the Regions has become vacant following the expiry of the mandate of Mr Ferdinand EBERLE,

HAS DECIDED AS FOLLOWS:

Article 1

Dr Elisabeth ZANON

Landeshauptmannstellvertreterin Tirol,

is hereby appointed an alternate member of the Committee of the Regions in place of Mr Ferdinand EBERLE for the remainder of his term of office, which runs until 25 January 2010.

Article 2

The Decision shall be published in the Official Journal of the European Union.

It shall take effect on the date of its adoption.

Done at Luxembourg, 10 April 2006.

For the Council

The President

U. PLASSNIK


(1)  OJ L 56, 25.2.2006, p. 75.