24.8.2021   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

C 341/108


Opinion of the European Economic and Social Committee on Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down conservation and management measures applicable in the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Convention Area and amending Council Regulation (EC) No 520/2007

(COM(2021) 198 final — 2021/0103 (COD))

(2021/C 341/17)

Referral

European Parliament, 26.04.2021

Council, 06.05.2021

Legal basis

Articles 43(2) and article 304 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union

Section responsible

Agriculture, Rural Development and the Environment

Adopted at plenary

09.06.2021

Plenary session No

561

Outcome of vote

(for/against/abstentions)

221/0/7

Since the Committee endorses the content of the proposal and feels that it requires no comment on its part, it decided, at its 561st plenary session of 9 and 10 June 2021 (meeting of 9 June), by 221 votes in favour with 7 abstentions, to issue an opinion endorsing the proposed text.

Brussels, 9 June 2021.

The President of the European Economic and Social Committee

Christa SCHWENG