Official Journal of the European Union

CE 16/251

Amendment of the single CMO Regulation *


European Parliament legislative resolution of 20 November 2008 on the proposal for a Council regulation amending Regulation (EC) No 1234/2007 establishing a common organisation of agricultural markets and on specific provisions for certain agricultural products (‘single CMO Regulation’) (COM(2008)0489 — C6-0314/2008 — 2008/0156(CNS))

(2010/C 16 E/43)

(Consultation procedure)

The European Parliament,

having regard to the Commission proposal to the Council (COM(2008)0489),

having regard to Articles 36 and 37 of the EC Treaty, pursuant to which the Council consulted Parliament (C6-0314/2008),

having regard to Rule 51 and Rule 43(1) of its Rules of Procedure,

having regard to the report of the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development (A6-0368/2008),

1.   Approves the Commission proposal;

2.   Calls on the Council to notify Parliament if it intends to depart from the text approved by Parliament;

3.   Asks the Council to consult Parliament again if it intends to amend the Commission proposal substantially;

4.   Instructs its President to forward its position to the Council and the Commission.