19.2.2016   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

C 65/192


P7_TA(2013)0243

Health and safety requirements regarding the exposure of workers to the risks arising from physical agents (electromagnetic fields) ***I

European Parliament legislative resolution of 11 June 2013 on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the minimum health and safety requirements regarding the exposure of workers to the risks arising from physical agents (electromagnetic fields) (XXth individual Directive within the meaning of Article 16(1) of Directive 89/391/EEC) (COM(2011)0348 — C7-0191/2011 — 2011/0152(COD))

(Ordinary legislative procedure: first reading)

(2016/C 065/33)

The European Parliament,

having regard to the Commission proposal to Parliament and the Council (COM(2011)0348),

having regard to Article 294(2) and Article 153(2) of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union, pursuant to which the Commission submitted the proposal to Parliament (C7-0191/2011),

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

having regard to the opinion of the European Economic and Social Committee of 7 December 2011 (1),

having consulted the Committee of the Regions,

having regard to the undertaking given by the Council representative by letter of 10 April 2013 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 Employment and Social Affairs and the opinion of the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (A7-0009/2013),

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 its 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)  OJ C 43, 15.2.2012, p. 47.


P7_TC1-COD(2011)0152

Position of the European Parliament adopted at first reading on 11 June 2013 with a view to the adoption of Directive 2013/…/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council on the minimum health and safety requirements regarding the exposure of workers to the risks arising from physical agents (electromagnetic fields) (20th individual Directive within the meaning of Article 16(1) of Directive 89/391/EEC) and repealing Directive 2004/40/EC

(As an agreement was reached between Parliament and Council, Parliament's position corresponds to the final legislative act, Directive 2013/35/EU.)