12.8.2011   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

CE 236/177


Wednesday 16 June 2010
European Earth monitoring programme (GMES) (2011–2013) ***I

P7_TA(2010)0214

European Parliament legislative resolution of 16 June 2010 on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the European Earth observation programme (GMES) and its initial operations (2011–2013) (COM(2009)0223 – C7-0037/2009 – 2009/0070(COD))

2011/C 236 E/40

(Ordinary legislative procedure: first reading)

The European Parliament,

having regard to the Commission proposal to Parliament and the Council (COM(2009)0223),

having regard to Article 251(2) and Article 157(3) of the EC Treaty, pursuant to which the Commission submitted the proposal to Parliament (C7-0037/2009),

having regard to the Communication from the Commission to Parliament and the Council entitled ‘Consequences of the entry into force of the Treaty of Lisbon for ongoing interinstitutional decision-making procedures’ (COM(2009)0665),

having regard to Article 294(3) and Article 189 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union,

having regard to the opinion of the European Economic and Social Committee of 20 January 2010 (1),

after consulting the Committee of the Regions,

having regard to the undertaking given by the Council representative by letter of 5 May 2010 to approve Parliament's position, in accordance with Article 294(4) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union,

having regard to Rule 55 of its Rules of Procedure,

having regard to the report of the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy and the opinions of the Committee on Budgets and the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (A7-0161/2010),

1.

Adopts the position at first reading hereinafter set out;

2.

Calls on the Commission to refer the matter to Parliament again if it intends to amend the proposal substantially or replace it with another text;

3.

Instructs its President to forward its position to the Council, the Commission and the national parliaments.


(1)  Not yet published in the Official Journal.


Wednesday 16 June 2010
P7_TC1-COD(2009)0070

Position of the European Parliament adopted at first reading on 16 June 2010 with a view to the adoption of Regulation (EU) No …/2010 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the European Earth monitoring programme (GMES) and its initial operations (2011 to 2013)

(As an agreement was reached between Parliament and Council, Parliament's position corresponds to the final legislative act, Regulation (EU) No 911/2010)