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Volume 56
31 October 2013


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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 51/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex I (Veterinary and phytosanitary matters) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 52/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex I (Veterinary and phytosanitary matters) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 53/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex I (Veterinary and phytosanitary matters) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 54/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex I (Veterinary and phytosanitary matters) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 55/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex I (Veterinary and phytosanitary matters) and Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 56/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex I (Veterinary and phytosanitary matters) and Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 57/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex I (Veterinary and phytosanitary matters) and Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 58/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex I (Veterinary and phytosanitary matters) and Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 59/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 60/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 61/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 62/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 63/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 64/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 65/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 66/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 67/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 68/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 69/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 70/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 71/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 72/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 73/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 74/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 75/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 76/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 77/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) and Annex IV (Energy) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 78/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) and Annex IV (Energy) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 79/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) and Annex IV (Energy) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 80/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) and Annex XX (Environment) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 81/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex VI (Social security) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 82/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex IX (Financial services) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 83/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex IX (Financial services) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 84/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex IX (Financial services) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 85/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex XI (Electronic communication, audiovisual services and information society) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 86/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex XII (Free movement of capital) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 87/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex XIII (Transport) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 88/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex XIII (Transport) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 89/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex XIII (Transport) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 90/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex XIII (Transport) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 91/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex XIII (Transport) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 92/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex XIII (Transport) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 93/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex XIII (Transport) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 94/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex XVII (Intellectual property) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 95/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex XX (Environment) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 96/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex XX (Environment) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 97/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex XXI (Statistics) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 98/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex XXI (Statistics) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 99/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex XXI (Statistics) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 100/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Annex XXI (Statistics) to the EEA Agreement

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Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 101/2013 of 3 May 2013 amending Protocol 31 to the EEA Agreement, on cooperation in specific fields outside the four freedoms

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Acts whose titles are printed in light type are those relating to day-to-day management of agricultural matters, and are generally valid for a limited period.

The titles of all other Acts are printed in bold type and preceded by an asterisk.


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EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AREA

31.10.2013   

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Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/1


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 51/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex I (Veterinary and phytosanitary matters) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 45/2012 of 19 January 2012 amending the Annex to Council Regulation (EC) No 21/2004 as regards the content of the movement documents (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

This Decision concerns legislation regarding veterinary matters. Legislation regarding veterinary matters shall not apply to Liechtenstein as long as the application of the Agreement between the European Community and the Swiss Confederation on trade in agricultural products is extended to Liechtenstein, as specified in the sectoral adaptations to Annex I to the EEA Agreement. This Decision is therefore not to apply to Liechtenstein.

(3)

Annex I to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indent is added in point 7b (Council Regulation (EC) No 21/2004) in Part 1.1 of Chapter I of Annex I to the EEA Agreement:

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32012 R 0045: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 45/2012 of 19 January 2012 (OJ L 17, 20.1.2012, p. 1).’

Article 2

The text of Implementing Regulation (EU) No 45/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 17, 20.1.2012, p. 1.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

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Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/2


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 52/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex I (Veterinary and phytosanitary matters) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Implementing Decision 2012/449/EU of 27 July 2012 amending Decision 2003/467/EC as regards the declaration of Latvia as officially enzootic-bovine-leukosis-free Member State (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

This Decision concerns legislation regarding live animals other than fish and aquaculture animals and animal products such as ova, embryo and semen. Legislation concerning these matters shall not apply to Iceland, as specified in paragraph 2 of the Introductory Part of Chapter I of Annex I to the EEA Agreement. This Decision is therefore not to apply to Iceland.

(3)

This Decision concerns legislation regarding veterinary matters. Legislation regarding veterinary matters shall not apply to Liechtenstein as long as the application of the Agreement between the European Community and the Swiss Confederation on trade in agricultural products is extended to Liechtenstein, as specified in the sectoral adaptations to Annex I to the EEA Agreement. This Decision is therefore not to apply to Liechtenstein.

(4)

Annex I to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indent is added in point 70 (Commission Decision 2003/467/EC) in Part 4.2 of Chapter I of Annex I to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32012 D 0449: Commission Implementing Decision 2012/449/EU of 27 July 2012 (OJ L 203, 31.7.2012, p. 66).’

Article 2

The text of Implementing Decision 2012/449/EU in the Norwegian language, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 203, 31.7.2012, p. 66.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

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Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/3


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 53/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex I (Veterinary and phytosanitary matters) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 278/2012 of 28 March 2012 amending Regulation (EC) No 152/2009 as regards the determination of the levels of dioxins and polychlorinated biphenyls (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 843/2012 of 18 September 2012 concerning the authorisation of endo-1,4-beta-xylanase produced by Aspergillus niger (CBS 109.713) as a feed additive for turkeys reared for breeding, minor avian species for fattening and reared for laying or breeding and ornamental birds (holder of authorisation BASF SE) (2) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(3)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 870/2012 of 24 September 2012 concerning the authorisation of naringin as a feed additive for all animal species (3) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(4)

This Decision concerns legislation regarding feedingstuffs. Legislation regarding feedingstuffs shall not apply to Liechtenstein as long as the application of the Agreement between the European Community and the Swiss Confederation on trade in agricultural products is extended to Liechtenstein, as specified in the sectoral adaptations to Annex I to the EEA Agreement. This Decision is therefore not to apply to Liechtenstein.

(5)

Annex I to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

Chapter II of Annex I to the EEA Agreement shall be amended as follows:

(1)

the following is added in point 31o (Commission Regulation (EC) No 152/2009):

‘, as amended by:

32012 R 0278: Commission Regulation (EU) No 278/2012 of 28 March 2012 (OJ L 91, 29.3.2012, p. 8).’;

(2)

the following points are inserted after point 69 (Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 1021/2012):

‘70.

32012 R 0843: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 843/2012 of 18 September 2012 concerning the authorisation of endo-1,4-beta-xylanase produced by Aspergillus niger (CBS 109.713) as a feed additive for turkeys reared for breeding, minor avian species for fattening and reared for laying or breeding and ornamental birds (holder of authorisation BASF SE) (OJ L 252, 19.9.2012, p. 23).

71.

32012 R 0870: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 870/2012 of 24 September 2012 concerning the authorisation of naringin as a feed additive for all animal species (OJ L 257, 25.9.2012, p. 10).’

Article 2

The texts of Regulation (EU) No 278/2012, Implementing Regulations (EU) No 843/2012 and (EU) No 870/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (4).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 91, 29.3.2012, p. 8.

(2)  OJ L 252, 19.9.2012, p. 23.

(3)  OJ L 257, 25.9.2012, p. 10.

(4)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

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Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/5


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 54/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex I (Veterinary and phytosanitary matters) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Implementing Directive 2012/8/EU of 2 March 2012 amending Directive 2003/90/EC setting out implementing measures for the purposes of Article 7 of Council Directive 2002/53/EC as regards the characteristics to be covered as a minimum by the examination and the minimum conditions for examining certain varieties of agricultural plant species (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

This Decision concerns legislation regarding phytosanitary matters. Legislation regarding phytosanitary matters shall not apply to Liechtenstein as long as the application of the Agreement between the European Community and the Swiss Confederation on trade in agricultural products is extended to Liechtenstein, as specified in the sectoral adaptations to Annex I to the EEA Agreement. This Decision is therefore not to apply to Liechtenstein.

(3)

Annex I to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indent is added in point 14 (Commission Directive 2003/90/EC) in Part 1 of Chapter III of Annex I to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32012 L 0008: Commission Implementing Directive 2012/8/EU of 2 March 2012 (OJ L 64, 3.3.2012, p. 9).’

Article 2

The text of Implementing Directive 2012/8/EU in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 64, 3.3.2012, p. 9.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/6


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 55/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex I (Veterinary and phytosanitary matters) and Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 880/2011 of 2 September 2011 correcting Regulation (EU) No 208/2011 amending Annex VII to Regulation (EC) No 882/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council and Commission Regulations (EC) No 180/2008 and (EC) No 737/2008 as regards lists and names of EU reference laboratories (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

This Decision concerns legislation regarding live animals other than fish and aquaculture animals. Legislation concerning these matters shall not apply to Iceland, as specified in paragraph 2 of the Introductory Part of Chapter I of Annex I to the EEA Agreement. The part of this Decision which concerns Chapter I of Annex I is therefore not to apply to Iceland.

(3)

This Decision concerns legislation regarding veterinary matters. Legislation regarding veterinary matters shall not apply to Liechtenstein as long as the application of the Agreement between the European Community and the Swiss Confederation on trade in agricultural products is extended to Liechtenstein, as specified in the sectoral adaptations to Annex I to the EEA Agreement. This Decision is therefore not to apply to Liechtenstein.

(4)

Annexes I and II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

Annex I to the EEA Agreement shall be amended as follows:

(1)

the following is added to the sixth indent (Commission Regulation (EU) No 208/2011) in point 11 (Regulation (EC) No 882/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council) in Part 1.1 of Chapter I:

‘, as amended by:

32011 R 0880: Commission Regulation (EU) No 880/2011 of 2 September 2011 (OJ L 228, 3.9.2011, p. 8).’;

(2)

the following is added to the first indent (Commission Regulation (EU) No 208/2011) in point 41 (Commission Regulation (EC) No 737/2008) in Part 3.2 of Chapter I:

‘, as amended by:

32011 R 0880: Commission Regulation (EU) No 880/2011 of 2 September 2011 (OJ L 228, 3.9.2011, p. 8).’;

(3)

the following is added to the first indent (Commission Regulation (EU) No 208/2011) in point 90 (Commission Regulation (EC) No 180/2008) in Part 4.2 of Chapter I:

‘, as amended by:

32011 R 0880: Commission Regulation (EU) No 880/2011 of 2 September 2011 (OJ L 228, 3.9.2011, p. 8).’;

(4)

the following is added to the fourth indent (Commission Regulation (EU) No 208/2011) in point 31j (Regulation (EC) No 882/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Chapter II:

‘, as amended by:

32011 R 0880: Commission Regulation (EU) No 880/2011 of 2 September 2011 (OJ L 228, 3.9.2011, p. 8).’

Article 2

The following is added to the fourth indent (Commission Regulation (EU) No 208/2011) in point 54zzzi (Regulation (EC) No 882/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Chapter XII of Annex II to the Agreement:

‘, as amended by:

32011 R 0880: Commission Regulation (EU) No 880/2011 of 2 September 2011 (OJ L 228, 3.9.2011, p. 8).’

Article 3

The text of Regulation (EU) No 880/2011 in the Icelandic and Norwegian language, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 4

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 5

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 228, 3.9.2011, p. 8.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/8


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 56/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex I (Veterinary and phytosanitary matters) and Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 489/2012 of 8 June 2012 establishing implementing rules for the application of Article 16 of Regulation (EC) No 1925/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the addition of vitamins and minerals and of certain other substances to foods (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 556/2012 of 26 June 2012 amending Annex III to Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards maximum residue levels for spinosad in or on raspberries (2) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(3)

This Decision concerns legislation regarding feedingstuffs and foodstuffs. Legislation regarding feedingstuffs and foodstuffs shall not apply to Liechtenstein as long as the application of the Agreement between the European Community and the Swiss Confederation on trade in agricultural products is extended to Liechtenstein, as specified in the sectoral adaptations to Annex I and the introduction to Chapter XII of Annex II to the EEA Agreement. This Decision is therefore not to apply to Liechtenstein.

(4)

Annexes I and II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indent is added in point 40 (Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Chapter II of Annex I to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32012 R 0556: Commission Regulation (EU) No 556/2012 of 26 June 2012 (OJ L 166, 27.6.2012, p. 67).’

Article 2

Chapter XII of Annex II to the EEA Agreement shall be amended as follows:

(1)

the following indent is added in point 54zzy (Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 of the European Parliament and of the Council):

‘—

32012 R 0556: Commission Regulation (EU) No 556/2012 of 26 June 2012 (OJ L 166, 27.6.2012, p. 67).’;

(2)

the following point is inserted after point 71 (Commission Regulation (EU) No 378/2012):

‘72.

32012 R 0489: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 489/2012 of 8 June 2012 establishing implementing rules for the application of Article 16 of Regulation (EC) No 1925/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the addition of vitamins and minerals and of certain other substances to foods (OJ L 150, 9.6.2012, p. 71).’

Article 3

The texts of Implementing Regulation (EU) No 489/2012 and Regulation (EU) No 556/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 4

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (3).

Article 5

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 150, 9.6.2012, p. 71.

(2)  OJ L 166, 27.6.2012, p. 67.

(3)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/9


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 57/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex I (Veterinary and phytosanitary matters) and Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 897/2012 of 1 October 2012 amending Annexes II and III to Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards maximum residue levels for acibenzolar-S-methyl, amisulbrom, cyazofamid, diflufenican, dimoxystrobin, methoxyfenozide and nicotine in or on certain products (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 899/2012 of 21 September 2012 amending Annexes II and III to Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards maximum residue levels for acephate, alachlor, anilazine, azocyclotin, benfuracarb, butylate, captafol, carbaryl, carbofuran, carbosulfan, chlorfenapyr, chlorthal-dimethyl, chlorthiamid, cyhexatin, diazinon, dichlobenil, dicofol, dimethipin, diniconazole, disulfoton, fenitrothion, flufenzin, furathiocarb, hexaconazole, lactofen, mepronil, methamidophos, methoprene, monocrotophos, monuron, oxycarboxin, oxydemeton-methyl, parathion-methyl, phorate, phosalone, procymidone, profenofos, propachlor, quinclorac, quintozene, tolylfluanid, trichlorfon, tridemorph and trifluralin in or on certain products and amending that Regulation by establishing Annex V listing default values (2) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(3)

This Decision concerns legislation regarding feedingstuffs and foodstuffs. Legislation regarding feedingstuffs and foodstuffs shall not apply to Liechtenstein as long as the application of the Agreement between the European Community and the Swiss Confederation on trade in agricultural products is extended to Liechtenstein, as specified in the sectoral adaptations to Annex I and the introduction to Chapter XII of Annex II to the EEA Agreement. This Decision is therefore not to apply to Liechtenstein.

(4)

Annexes I and II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indents are added in point 40 (Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Chapter II of Annex I to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32012 R 0897: Commission Regulation (EU) No 897/2012 of 1 October 2012 (OJ L 266, 2.10.2012, p. 1),

32012 R 0899: Commission Regulation (EU) No 899/2012 of 21 September 2012 (OJ L 273, 6.10.2012, p. 1).’

Article 2

The following indents are added in point 54zzy (Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Chapter XII of Annex II to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32012 R 0897: Commission Regulation (EU) No 897/2012 of 1 October 2012 (OJ L 266, 2.10.2012, p. 1),

32012 R 0899: Commission Regulation (EU) No 899/2012 of 21 September 2012 (OJ L 273, 6.10.2012, p. 1).’

Article 3

The texts of Regulations (EU) No 897/2012 and (EU) No 899/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 4

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (3).

Article 5

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 266, 2.10.2012, p. 1.

(2)  OJ L 273, 6.10.2012, p. 1.

(3)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/11


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 58/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex I (Veterinary and phytosanitary matters) and Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 592/2012 of 4 July 2012 amending Annexes II and III to Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards maximum residue levels for bifenazate, captan, cyprodinil, fluopicolide, hexythiazox, isoprothiolane, metaldehyde, oxadixyl and phosmet in or on certain products (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

This Decision concerns legislation regarding feedingstuffs and foodstuffs. Legislation regarding feedingstuffs and foodstuffs shall not apply to Liechtenstein as long as the application of the Agreement between the European Community and the Swiss Confederation on trade in agricultural products is extended to Liechtenstein, as specified in the sectoral adaptations to Annex I and the introduction to Chapter XII of Annex II to the EEA Agreement. This Decision is therefore not to apply to Liechtenstein.

(3)

Annexes I and II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indent is added in point 40 (Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Chapter II of Annex I to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32012 R 0592: Commission Regulation (EU) No 592/2012 of 4 July 2012 (OJ L 176, 6.7.2012, p. 1).’.

Article 2

The following indent is added in point 54zzy (Regulation (EC) No 396/2005 of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Chapter XII of Annex II to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32012 R 0592: Commission Regulation (EU) No 592/2012 of 4 July 2012 (OJ L 176, 6.7.2012, p. 1).’.

Article 3

The text of Regulation (EU) No 592/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 4

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 5

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 176, 6.7.2012, p. 1.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/12


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 59/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 630/2012 of 12 July 2012 amending Regulation (EC) No 692/2008, as regards type-approval requirements for motor vehicles fuelled by hydrogen and mixtures of hydrogen and natural gas with respect to emissions, and the inclusion of specific information regarding vehicles fitted with an electric power train in the information document for the purpose of EC type-approval (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indent is added in point 45zu (Commission Regulation (EC) No 692/2008) of Chapter I of Annex II to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32012 R 0630: Commission Regulation (EU) No 630/2012 of 12 July 2012 (OJ L 182, 13.7.2012, p. 14).’

Article 2

The text of Regulation (EU) No 630/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 182, 13.7.2012, p. 14.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/13


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 60/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 1229/2012 of 10 December 2012 amending Annexes IV and XII to Directive 2007/46/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for the approval of motor vehicles and their trailers, and of systems, components and separate technical units intended for such vehicles (Framework Directive) (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indent is added in point 45zx (Directive 2007/46/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Chapter I of Annex II to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32012 R 1229: Commission Regulation (EU) No 1229/2012 of 10 December 2012 (OJ L 353, 21.12.2012, p. 1).’

Article 2

The text of Regulation (EU) No 1229/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 353, 21.12.2012, p. 1.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/14


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 61/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Directive 2012/24/EU of 8 October 2012 amending, for the purpose of adapting its technical provisions, Council Directive 86/297/EEC on the approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to the power take-offs of tractors and their protection (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indent is added in point 19 (Council Directive 86/297/EEC) of Chapter II of Annex II to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32012 L 0024: Commission Directive 2012/24/EU of 8 October 2012 (OJ L 274, 9.10.2012, p. 24).’.

Article 2

The text of Directive 2012/24/EU in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 274, 9.10.2012, p. 24.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/15


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 62/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Directive 2012/12/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 19 April 2012 amending Council Directive 2001/112/EC relating to fruit juices and certain similar products intended for human consumption (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

This Decision concerns legislation regarding foodstuffs. Legislation regarding foodstuffs shall not apply to Liechtenstein as long as the application of the Agreement between the European Community and the Swiss Confederation on trade in agricultural products is extended to Liechtenstein, as specified in the introduction to Chapter XII of Annex II to the EEA Agreement. This Decision is therefore not to apply to Liechtenstein.

(3)

Annex II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indent is added in point 54zq (Council Directive 2001/112/EC) of Chapter XII of Annex II to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32012 L 0012: Directive 2012/12/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 19 April 2012 (OJ L 115, 27.4.2012, p. 1).’

Article 2

The text of Directive 2012/12/EU in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 115, 27.4.2012, p. 1.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/16


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 63/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 1047/2012 of 8 November 2012 amending Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006 with regard to the list of nutrition claims (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 1048/2012 of 8 November 2012 on the authorisation of a health claim made on foods and referring to the reduction of disease risk (2) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(3)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 1049/2012 of 8 November 2012 amending Annex II to Regulation (EC) No 1333/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the use of polyglycitol syrup in several food categories (3) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(4)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 1050/2012 of 8 November 2012 amending Regulation (EU) No 231/2012 laying down specifications for food additives listed in Annexes II and III to Regulation (EC) No 1333/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards Polyglycitol syrup (4) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(5)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 1056/2012 of 12 November 2012 amending Regulation (EC) No 1332/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council on food enzymes with regard to transitional measures (5) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(6)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 1057/2012 of 12 November 2012 amending Annex II to Regulation (EC) No 1333/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the use of dimethyl polysiloxane (E 900) as an anti-foaming agent in food supplements (6) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(7)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 1058/2012 of 12 November 2012 amending Regulation (EC) No 1881/2006 as regards maximum levels for aflatoxins in dried figs (7) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(8)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 1147/2012 of 4 December 2012 amending Annex II to Regulation (EC) No 1333/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the use of beeswax (E 901), carnauba wax (E 903), shellac (E 904) and microcrystalline wax (E 905) on certain fruits (8) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(9)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 1148/2012 of 4 December 2012 amending Annex II to Regulation (EC) No 1333/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the use of sulphur dioxide — sulphites (E 220-228) and propane-1, 2-diol alginate (E 405) in fermented grape must-based drinks (9) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(10)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 1149/2012 of 4 December 2012 amending Annex II to Regulation (EC) No 1333/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards the use of extracts of rosemary (E 392) in fillings of stuffed dry pasta (10) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(11)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 1183/2012 of 30 November 2012 amending and correcting Regulation (EU) No 10/2011 on plastic materials and articles intended to come into contact with food (11) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(12)

This Decision concerns legislation regarding foodstuffs. Legislation regarding foodstuffs shall not apply to Liechtenstein as long as the application of the Agreement between the European Community and the Swiss Confederation on trade in agricultural products is extended to Liechtenstein, as specified in the introduction to Chapter XII of Annex II to the EEA Agreement. This Decision is therefore not to apply to Liechtenstein.

(13)

Annex II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

Chapter XII of Annex II to the EEA Agreement shall be amended as follows:

(1)

the following indent is added in point 54zzzt (Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council):

‘—

32012 R 1047: Commission Regulation (EU) No 1047/2012 of 8 November 2012 (OJ L 310, 9.11.2012, p. 36).’;

(2)

the following indent is added in point 54zzzz (Commission Regulation (EC) No 1881/2006):

‘—

32012 R 1058: Commission Regulation (EU) No 1058/2012 of 12 November 2012 (OJ L 313, 13.11.2012, p. 14).’;

(3)

the following is added in point 54zzzzq (Regulation (EC) No 1332/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council):

‘, as amended by:

32012 R 1056: Commission Regulation (EU) No 1056/2012 of 12 November 2012 (OJ L 313, 13.11.2012, p. 9).’;

(4)

the following indents are added in point 54zzzzr (Regulation (EC) No 1333/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council):

‘—

32012 R 1049: Commission Regulation (EU) No 1049/2012 of 8 November 2012 (OJ L 310, 9.11.2012, p. 41),

32012 R 1057: Commission Regulation (EU) No 1057/2012 of 12 November 2012 (OJ L 313, 13.11.2012, p. 11),

32012 R 1147: Commission Regulation (EU) No 1147/2012 of 4 December 2012 (OJ L 333, 5.12.2012, p. 34),

32012 R 1148: Commission Regulation (EU) No 1148/2012 of 4 December 2012 (OJ L 333, 5.12.2012, p. 37),

32012 R 1149: Commission Regulation (EU) No 1149/2012 of 4 December 2012 (OJ L 333, 5.12.2012, p. 40).’;

(5)

the following indent is added in point 55 (Commission Regulation (EU) No 10/2011):

‘—

32012 R 1183: Commission Regulation (EU) No 1183/2012 of 30 November 2012 (OJ L 338, 12.12.2012, p. 11).’;

(6)

the following is added in point 69 (Commission Regulation (EU) No 231/2012):

‘, as amended by:

32012 R 1050: Commission Regulation (EU) No 1050/2012 of 8 November 2012 (OJ L 310, 9.11.2012, p. 45).’;

(7)

the following point is inserted after point 72 (Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 489/2012):

‘73.

32012 R 1048: Commission Regulation (EU) No 1048/2012 of 8 November 2012 on the authorisation of a health claim made on foods and referring to the reduction of disease risk (OJ L 310, 9.11.2012, p. 38).’.

Article 2

The texts of Regulations (EU) No 1047/2012, (EU) No 1048/2012, (EU) No 1049/2012, (EU) No 1050/2012, (EU) No 1056/2012, (EU) No 1057/2012, (EU) No 1058/2012, (EU) No 1147/2012, (EU) No 1148/2012, (EU) No 1149/2012 and (EU) No 1183/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (12).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 310, 9.11.2012, p. 36.

(2)  OJ L 310, 9.11.2012, p. 38.

(3)  OJ L 310, 9.11.2012, p. 41.

(4)  OJ L 310, 9.11.2012, p. 45.

(5)  OJ L 313, 13.11.2012, p. 9.

(6)  OJ L 313, 13.11.2012, p. 11.

(7)  OJ L 313, 13.11.2012, p. 14.

(8)  OJ L 333, 5.12.2012, p. 34.

(9)  OJ L 333, 5.12.2012, p. 37.

(10)  OJ L 333, 5.12.2012, p. 40.

(11)  OJ L 338, 12.12.2012, p. 11.

(12)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/19


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 64/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 788/2012 of 31 August 2012 concerning a coordinated multiannual control programme of the Union for 2013, 2014 and 2015 to ensure compliance with maximum residue levels of pesticides and to assess the consumer exposure to pesticide residues in and on food of plant and animal origin (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Implementing Regulation (EU) No 788/2012 repeals Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 1274/2011 (2), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and which is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(3)

This Decision concerns legislation regarding foodstuffs. Legislation regarding foodstuffs shall not apply to Liechtenstein as long as the application of the Agreement between the European Community and the Swiss Confederation on trade in agricultural products is extended to Liechtenstein, as specified in the introduction to Chapter XII of Annex II to the EEA Agreement. This Decision is therefore not to apply to Liechtenstein.

(4)

Annex II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

Chapter XII of Annex II to the EEA Agreement shall be amended as follows:

(1)

the text of point 68 (Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 1274/2011) is deleted;

(2)

the following is inserted after point 73 (Commission Regulation (EU) No 1048/2012):

‘74.

32012 R 0788: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 788/2012 of 31 August 2012 concerning a coordinated multiannual control programme of the Union for 2013, 2014 and 2015 to ensure compliance with maximum residue levels of pesticides and to assess the consumer exposure to pesticide residues in and on food of plant and animal origin (OJ L 235, 1.9.2012, p. 8).

The provisions of the Regulation shall, for the purposes of this Agreement, be read with the following adaptations:

(a)

The following shall be added in Article 1:

“Iceland may for the years 2013, 2014 and 2015 continue to sample and analyse for the same 61 pesticides as monitored in foodstuffs on its market in 2012.”

(b)

The following shall be added in point 5 of Annex II:

“IS

12 (*)

15 (**)

NO

12 (*)

15 (**)” ’

Article 2

The text of Implementing Regulation (EU) No 788/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (3).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 235, 1.9.2012, p. 8.

(2)  OJ L 325, 8.12.2011, p. 24.

(3)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/21


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 65/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 712/2012 of 3 August 2012 amending Regulation (EC) No 1234/2008 concerning the examination of variations to the terms of marketing authorisations for medicinal products for human use and veterinary medicinal products (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following is added in point 15zi (Commission Regulation (EC) No 1234/2008) of Chapter XIII of Annex II to the EEA Agreement:

‘, as amended by:

32012 R 0712: Commission Regulation (EU) No 712/2012 of 3 August 2012 (OJ L 209, 4.8.2012, p. 4).’.

Article 2

The text of Regulation (EU) No 712/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 209, 4.8.2012, p. 4.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/22


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 66/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Directive 2012/14/EU of 8 May 2012 amending Directive 98/8/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council to include methyl nonyl ketone as an active substance in Annex I thereto (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Commission Directive 2012/15/EU of 8 May 2012 amending Directive 98/8/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council to include margosa extract as an active substance in Annex I thereto (2) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(3)

Commission Directive 2012/16/EU of 10 May 2012 amending Directive 98/8/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council to include hydrochloric acid as an active substance in Annex I thereto (3) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(4)

Commission Directive 2012/20/EU of 6 July 2012 amending Directive 98/8/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council to include flufenoxuron as an active substance for product-type 8 in Annex I thereto (4) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(5)

Commission Directive 2012/22/EU of 22 August 2012 amending Directive 98/8/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council to include DDACarbonate as an active substance in Annex I thereto (5) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(6)

Commission Decision 2012/254/EU of 10 May 2012 concerning the non-inclusion of dichlorvos for product type 18 in Annex I, IA or IB to Directive 98/8/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the placing of biocidal products on the market (6) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(7)

Commission Decision 2012/257/EU of 11 May 2012 concerning the non-inclusion of naled for product type 18 in Annex I, IA or IB to Directive 98/8/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the placing of biocidal products on the market (7) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(8)

Commission Decision 2012/483/EU of 20 August 2012 setting a new deadline for the submission of dossiers for certain substances to be examined under the 14-year work programme referred to in Article 16(2) of Directive 98/8/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council (8) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(9)

Annex II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

Chapter XV of Annex II to the EEA Agreement shall be amended as follows:

(1)

the following indents are added in point 12n (Directive 98/8/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council):

‘—

32012 L 0014: Commission Directive 2012/14/EU of 8 May 2012 (OJ L 123, 9.5.2012, p. 36),

32012 L 0015: Commission Directive 2012/15/EU of 8 May 2012 (OJ L 123, 9.5.2012, p. 39),

32012 L 0016: Commission Directive 2012/16/EU of 10 May 2012 (OJ L 124, 11.5.2012, p. 36),

32012 L 0020: Commission Directive 2012/20/EU of 6 July 2012 (OJ L 177, 7.7.2012, p. 25),

32012 L 0022: Commission Directive 2012/22/EU of 22 August 2012 (OJ L 227, 23.8.2012, p. 7).’;

(2)

the following points are inserted after point 12zzi (Commission Regulation (EU) No 493/2012):

‘12zzj.

32012 D 0254: Commission Decision 2012/254/EU of 10 May 2012 concerning the non-inclusion of dichlorvos for product type 18 in Annex I, IA or IB to Directive 98/8/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the placing of biocidal products on the market (OJ L 125, 12.5.2012, p. 53).

12zzk.

32012 D 0257: Commission Decision 2012/257/EU of 11 May 2012 concerning the non-inclusion of naled for product type 18 in Annex I, IA or IB to Directive 98/8/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning the placing of biocidal products on the market (OJ L 126, 15.5.2012, p. 12).

12zzl.

32012 D 0483: Commission Decision 2012/483/EU of 20 August 2012 setting a new deadline for the submission of dossiers for certain substances to be examined under the 14-year work programme referred to in Article 16(2) of Directive 98/8/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council (OJ L 226, 22.8.2012, p. 6).’

Article 2

The texts of Directives 2012/14/EU, 2012/15/EU, 2012/16/EU, 2012/20/EU and 2012/22/EU and Decisions 2012/254/EU, 2012/257/EU and 2012/483/EU in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (9).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 123, 9.5.2012, p. 36.

(2)  OJ L 123, 9.5.2012, p. 39.

(3)  OJ L 124, 11.5.2012, p. 36.

(4)  OJ L 177, 7.7.2012, p. 25.

(5)  OJ L 227, 23.8.2012, p. 7.

(6)  OJ L 125, 12.5.2012, p. 53.

(7)  OJ L 126, 15.5.2012, p. 12.

(8)  OJ L 226, 22.8.2012, p. 6.

(9)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/24


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 67/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Directive 2011/65/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 8 June 2011 on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Commission Delegated Directive 2012/50/EU of 10 October 2012 amending, for the purposes of adapting to technical progress, Annex III to Directive 2011/65/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards an exemption for applications containing lead (2) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(3)

Commission Delegated Directive 2012/51/EU of 10 October 2012 amending, for the purposes of adapting to technical progress, Annex III to Directive 2011/65/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards an exemption for applications containing cadmium (3) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(4)

Directive 2011/65/EU repeals Directive 2002/95/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council (4) which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement and which is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(5)

Annex II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The text of point 12q (Directive 2002/95/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Chapter XV of Annex II to the EEA Agreement is replaced by the following:

32011 L 0065: Directive 2011/65/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 8 June 2011 on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (OJ L 174, 1.7.2011, p. 88), as amended by:

32012 L 0050: Commission Delegated Directive 2012/50/EU of 10 October 2012 (OJ L 348, 18.12.2012, p. 16),

32012 L 0051: Commission Delegated Directive 2012/51/EU of 10 October 2012 (OJ L 348, 18.12.2012, p. 18).’.

Article 2

The text of Directive 2011/65/EU and the texts of Delegated Directives 2012/50/EU and 2012/51/EU in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (5).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 174, 1.7.2011, p. 88.

(2)  OJ L 348, 18.12.2012, p. 16.

(3)  OJ L 348, 18.12.2012, p. 18.

(4)  OJ L 37, 13.2.2003, p. 19.

(5)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/25


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 68/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Decision 2011/534/EU of 8 September 2011 amending, for the purposes of adapting to technical progress, the Annex to Directive 2002/95/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards exemptions for applications containing lead or cadmium (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indent is added in point 12q (Directive 2002/95/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Chapter XV of Annex II to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32011 D 0534: Commission Decision 2011/534/EU of 8 September 2011 (OJ L 234, 10.9.2011, p. 44).’.

Article 2

The text of Decision 2011/534/EU in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 234, 10.9.2011, p. 44.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/26


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 69/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 519/2012 of 19 June 2012 amending Regulation (EC) No 850/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council on persistent organic pollutants as regards Annex I (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 640/2012 of 6 July 2012 amending, for the purpose of its adaptation to technical progress, Regulation (EC) No 440/2008 laying down test methods pursuant to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) (2) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(3)

Annex II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

Chapter XV of Annex II to the EEA Agreement shall be amended as follows:

(1)

the following indent is added in point 12w (Regulation (EC) No 850/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council):

‘—

32012 R 0519: Commission Regulation (EU) No 519/2012 of 19 June 2012 (OJ L 159, 20.6.2012, p. 1).’;

(2)

the following indent is added in point 12zza (Commission Regulation (EC) No 440/2008):

‘—

32012 R 0640: Commission Regulation (EU) No 640/2012 of 6 July 2012 (OJ L 193, 20.7.2012, p. 1)’

Article 2

The texts of Regulations (EU) No 519/2012 and (EU) No 640/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (3).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 159, 20.6.2012, p. 1.

(2)  OJ L 193, 20.7.2012, p. 1.

(3)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/27


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 70/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 494/2011 of 20 May 2011 amending Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) as regards Annex XVII (Cadmium) (1), as corrected by OJ L 136, 24.5.2011, p. 105, is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indent is added in point 12zc (Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Chapter XV of Annex II to the Agreement:

‘—

32011 R 0494: Commission Regulation (EU) No 494/2011 of 20 May 2011 (OJ L 134, 21.5.2011, p. 2), as corrected by OJ L 136, 24.5.2011, p. 105.’

Article 2

The text of Regulation (EU) No 494/2011, as corrected by OJ L 136, 24.5.2011, p. 105, in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 134, 21.5.2011, p. 2.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/28


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 71/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 835/2012 of 18 September 2012 amending Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) as regards Annex XVII (Cadmium) (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indent is added in point 12zc (Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Chapter XV of Annex II to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32012 R 0835: Commission Regulation (EU) No 835/2012 of 18 September 2012 (OJ L 252, 19.9.2012, p. 1).’.

Article 2

The text of Regulation (EU) No 835/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 252, 19.9.2012, p. 1.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/29


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 72/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 836/2012 of 18 September 2012 amending Annex XVII to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) as regards lead (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indent is added in point 12zc (Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Chapter XV of Annex II to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32012 R 0836: Commission Regulation (EU) No 836/2012 of 18 September 2012 (OJ L 252, 19.9.2012, p. 4).’.

Article 2

The text of Regulation (EU) No 836/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 252, 19.9.2012, p. 4.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/30


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 73/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Implementing Directive 2012/21/EU of 2 August 2012 amending, for the purpose of adaptation to technical progress, Annexes II and III to Council Directive 76/768/EEC relating to cosmetic products (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indent is added in point 1 (Council Directive 76/768/EEC) of Chapter XVI of Annex II to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32012 L 0021: Commission Implementing Directive 2012/21/EU of 2 August 2012 (OJ L 208, 3.8.2012, p. 8).’.

Article 2

The text of Implementing Directive 2012/21/EU in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 208, 3.8.2012, p. 8.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/31


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 74/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Directive 2011/63/EU of 1 June 2011 amending, for the purpose of its adaptation to technical progress, Directive 98/70/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council relating to the quality of petrol and diesel fuels (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indent is added in point 6a (Directive 98/70/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Chapter XVII of Annex II to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32011 L 0063: Commission Directive 2011/63/EU of 1 June 2011 (OJ L 147, 2.6.2011, p. 15).’

Article 2

The text of Directive 2011/63/EU in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2) or on the day of entry into force of Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No …/… of … (3) [incorporating Directive 2009/30/EC into the Agreement], whichever is the later.

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 147, 2.6.2011, p. 15.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.

(3)  Not yet published in the Official Journal.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/32


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 75/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Regulation (EU) No 995/2010 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 20 October 2010 laying down the obligations of operators who place timber and timber products on the market (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 363/2012 of 23 February 2012 on the procedural rules for the recognition and withdrawal of recognition of monitoring organisations as provided for in Regulation (EU) No 995/2010 of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down the obligations of operators who place timber and timber products on the market (2) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(3)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 607/2012 of 6 July 2012 on the detailed rules concerning the due diligence system and the frequency and nature of the checks on monitoring organisations as provided for in Regulation (EU) No 995/2010 of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down the obligations of operators who place timber and timber products on the market (3) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(4)

Annex II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following is inserted after point 9bi (Commission Regulation (EC) No 308/2008) of Chapter XVII of Annex II to the EEA Agreement:

‘9c.

32010 R 0995: Regulation (EU) No 995/2010 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 20 October 2010 laying down the obligations of operators who place timber and timber products on the market (OJ L 295, 12.11.2010, p. 23).

The provisions of the Regulation shall, for the purposes of this Agreement, be read with the following adaptations:

(a)

The first paragraph of Article 3 shall not apply to the EFTA States.

(b)

In the second paragraph of Article 3, with regard to the EFTA States, the words “Annex A, B or C to Regulation (EC) No 338/97” shall read “the relevant parts of the legislation implementing the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora in that EFTA State”.

(c)

In Article 8(3), (5) and (6), if monitoring organisations of an EFTA State are concerned and without prejudice to Protocol 1 to the Agreement, the word “Commission” shall read “EFTA Surveillance Authority”.

9ca.

32012 R 0363: Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 363/2012 of 23 February 2012 on the procedural rules for the recognition and withdrawal of recognition of monitoring organisations as provided for in Regulation (EU) No 995/2010 of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down the obligations of operators who place timber and timber products on the market (OJ L 115, 27.4.2012, p. 12).

The provisions of the Regulation shall, for the purposes of this Agreement, be read with the following adaptation:

If monitoring organisations of an EFTA State are concerned and without prejudice to Protocol 1 to the Agreement, the word “Commission” shall read “EFTA Surveillance Authority”.

9cb.

32012 R 0607: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 607/2012 of 6 July 2012 on the detailed rules concerning the due diligence system and the frequency and nature of the checks on monitoring organisations as provided for in Regulation (EU) No 995/2010 of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down the obligations of operators who place timber and timber products on the market (OJ L 177, 7.7.2012, p. 16).

The provision of the Regulation shall, for the purposes of this Agreement, be read with the following adaptation:

In Article 6(2)(b), if monitoring organisations of an EFTA State are concerned and without prejudice to Protocol 1 to the Agreement, the word “Commission” shall read “EFTA Surveillance Authority”.’

Article 2

The texts of Regulation (EU) No 995/2010, Delegated Regulation (EU) No 363/2012 and Implementing Regulation (EU) No 607/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (4).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 295, 12.11.2010, p. 23.

(2)  OJ L 115, 27.4.2012, p. 12.

(3)  OJ L 177, 7.7.2012, p. 16.

(4)  Constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/34


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 76/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Directive 2010/26/EU of 31 March 2010 amending Directive 97/68/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to measures against the emission of gaseous and particulate pollutants from internal combustion engines to be installed in non-road mobile machinery (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indent is added in point 1a (Directive 97/68/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Chapter XXIV of Annex II to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32010 L 0026: Commission Directive 2010/26/EU of 31 March 2010 (OJ L 86, 1.4.2010, p. 29).’.

Article 2

The text of Directive 2010/26/EU in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 86, 1.4.2010, p. 29.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/35


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 77/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) and Annex IV (Energy) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 874/2012 of 12 July 2012 supplementing Directive 2010/30/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to energy labelling of electrical lamps and luminaires (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Delegated Regulation (EU) No 874/2012 repeals, with effect from 1 September 2013, Commission Directive 98/11/EC (2) which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement and which is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement with effect from 1 September 2013.

(3)

Council Directive 78/170/EEC (3) was repealed by Directive 2005/32/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council (4), which are both incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Directive 78/170/EEC should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(4)

Annexes II and IV to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

Annex II to the EEA Agreement shall be amended as follows:

(1)

the text of point 4e (Commission Directive 98/11/EC) of Chapter IV shall be replaced by the following with effect from 1 September 2013:

32012 R 0874: Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 874/2012 of 12 July 2012 supplementing Directive 2010/30/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to energy labelling of electrical lamps and luminaires (OJ L 258, 26.9.2012, p. 1).’;

(2)

the text of point 1 (Council Directive 78/170/EEC) of Chapter V is deleted.

Article 2

Annex IV to the EEA Agreement shall be amended as follows:

(1)

the text of point 4 (Council Directive 78/170/EEC) is deleted;

(2)

the text of point 11e (Commission Directive 98/11/EC) shall be replaced by the following with effect from 1 September 2013:

32012 R 0874: Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 874/2012 of 12 July 2012 supplementing Directive 2010/30/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to energy labelling of electrical lamps and luminaires (OJ L 258, 26.9.2012, p. 1) (5).

Article 3

The text of Delegated Regulation (EU) No 874/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 4

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (6), or on the day of the entry into force of Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 217/2012 of 7 December 2012 (7), whichever is the later.

Article 5

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 258, 26.9.2012, p. 1.

(2)  OJ L 71, 10.3.1998, p. 1.

(3)  OJ L 52, 23.2.1978, p. 32.

(4)  OJ L 191, 22.7.2005, p. 29.

(5)  Listed here for information purposes only; for application see Annex II on Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification.’.

(6)  No constitutional requirements indicated.

(7)  OJ L 81, 21.3.2013, p. 17.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/37


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 78/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) and Annex IV (Energy) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 932/2012 of 3 October 2012 implementing Directive 2009/125/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to ecodesign requirements for household tumble driers (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annexes II and IV to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following point is inserted after point 6d (Commission Regulation (EU) No 327/2011) of Chapter IV of Annex II to the EEA Agreement:

‘6e.

32012 R 0932: Commission Regulation (EU) No 932/2012 of 3 October 2012 implementing Directive 2009/125/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to ecodesign requirements for household tumble driers (OJ L 278, 12.10.2012, p. 1).’

Article 2

The following point is inserted after point 26e (Commission Regulation (EU) No 327/2011) of Annex IV to the EEA Agreement:

‘26f.

32012 R 0932: Commission Regulation (EU) No 932/2012 of 3 October 2012 implementing Directive 2009/125/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to ecodesign requirements for household tumble driers (OJ L 278, 12.10.2012, p. 1).’

Article 3

The text of Regulation (EU) No 932/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 4

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 5

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 278, 12.10.2012, p. 1.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/38


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 79/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) and Annex IV (Energy) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 547/2012 of 25 June 2012 implementing Directive 2009/125/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to ecodesign requirements for water pumps (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 622/2012 of 11 July 2012 amending Regulation (EC) No 641/2009 with regard to ecodesign requirements for glandless standalone circulators and glandless circulators integrated in products (2) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(3)

Annexes II and IV to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

Chapter IV of Annex II to the EEA Agreement shall be amended as follows:

(1)

the following point is inserted after point 6e (Commission Regulation (EU) No 932/2012):

‘6f.

32012 R 0547: Commission Regulation (EU) No 547/2012 of 25 June 2012 implementing Directive 2009/125/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to ecodesign requirements for water pumps (OJ L 165, 26.6.2012, p. 28).’;

(2)

the following is added in point 14 (Commission Regulation (EC) No 641/2009):

‘, as amended by:

32012 R 0622: Commission Regulation (EU) No 622/2012 of 11 July 2012 (OJ L 180, 12.7.2012, p. 4).’

Article 2

Annex IV to the EEA Agreement shall be amended as follows:

(1)

the following point is inserted after point 26f (Commission Regulation (EU) No 932/2012):

‘26g.

32012 R 0547: Commission Regulation (EU) No 547/2012 of 25 June 2012 implementing Directive 2009/125/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to ecodesign requirements for water pumps (OJ L 165, 26.6.2012, p. 28).’;

(2)

the following is added in point 37 (Commission Regulation (EC) No 641/2009):

‘, as amended by:

32012 R 0622: Commission Regulation (EU) No 622/2012 of 11 July 2012 (OJ L 180, 12.7.2012, p. 4).’

Article 3

The texts of Regulations (EU) No 547/2012 and (EU) No 622/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 4

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (3).

Article 5

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 165, 26.6.2012, p. 28.

(2)  OJ L 180, 12.7.2012, p. 4.

(3)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/39


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 80/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) and Annex XX (Environment) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Council Regulation (EEC) No 1836/93 (1), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, was repealed by Regulation (EC) No 761/2001 of the European Parliament and of the Council (2), which was repealed by Regulation (EC) No 1221/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council (3), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Regulation (EEC) No 1836/93 should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Commission Regulation (EC) No 196/2006 (4), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(3)

Council Directive 75/716/EEC (5) was repealed by Council Directive 93/12/EEC (6), which are both incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Directive 75/716/EEC should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(4)

Council Directive 78/319/EEC (7), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, was repealed by Council Directive 91/689/EEC (8), which was repealed by Directive 2008/98/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council (9), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Directive 78/319/EEC should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(5)

Council Directive 80/778/EEC (10) was repealed by Directive 98/83/EC (11), which are both incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Directive 80/778/EEC should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(6)

Council Directive 84/631/EEC (12), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, was repealed by Council Regulation (EEC) No 259/93 (13), which was repealed by Regulation (EC) No 1013/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council (14), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Directive 84/631/EEC should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(7)

Council Directive 85/210/EEC (15) was repealed by Directive 98/70/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council (16), which are both incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Directive 85/210/EEC should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(8)

Council Directive 85/339/EEC (17) was repealed by Directive 94/62/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council (18), which are both incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Directive 85/339/EEC should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(9)

Council Directive 92/72/EEC (19), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, was repealed by Directive 2002/3/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council (20), which was repealed by Directive 2008/50/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council (21), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, and consequently the reference to Directive 92/72/EEC should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(10)

Commission Decision 91/448/EEC (22), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(11)

Council Decision 91/596/EEC (23), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(12)

Commission Decision 92/146/EEC (24), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(13)

Commission Decision 94/10/EC (25), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(14)

Commission Decision 96/302/EC (26), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(15)

Commission Decision 96/511/EC (27), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(16)

Commission Decision 1999/177/EC (28), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, expired on 9 February 2009 and consequently the reference thereto should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(17)

Commission Decision 1999/314/EC (29), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(18)

Commission Decision 2000/45/EC (30), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, expired on 30 November 2008 and consequently the reference thereto should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(19)

Commission Decision 2000/479/EC (31), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(20)

Commission Decision 2001/689/EC (32), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, expired on 28 February 2009 and consequently the reference thereto should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(21)

Commission Decision 2002/529/EC (33), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(22)

Commission Decision 2002/605/EC (34), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(23)

Commission Decision 2003/121/EC (35), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, expired on 31 March 2008 and consequently the reference thereto should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(24)

Commission Decision 2004/669/EC (36), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, expired on 31 May 2008 and consequently the reference thereto should be deleted from the EEA Agreement.

(25)

Commission Decision 2005/174/EC (37), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(26)

Commission Decision 2006/402/EC (38), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(27)

Commission Decision 2006/534/EC (39), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(28)

Commission Decision 2007/205/EC (40), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(29)

Commission Decision 2007/531/EC (41), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(30)

Commission Decision 2010/693/EU (42), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(31)

Commission Recommendation 2001/680/EC (43), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(32)

Commission Recommendation 2003/532/EC (44), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(33)

Council Resolution of 15 July 1980 on transboundary air pollution by sulphur dioxide and suspended particulates (45), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(34)

Council Resolution (89/C 273/01) (46), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(35)

Council Resolution (90/C 122/02) (47), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(36)

Communication from the Commission (SEC(89) 934 final), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(37)

Annexes II and XX to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The text of points 1 (Council Directive 75/716/EEC), 3 (Council Directive 85/210/EEC), 4 (Council Directive 85/339/EEC), 7c (Commission Decision 1999/177/EC), 9a (Commission Decision 2007/205/EC) and 9aa (Commission Decision 2010/693/EU) of Chapter XVII of Annex II to the EEA Agreement shall be deleted.

Article 2

The text of points 1d (Commission Decision 96/511/EC), 1e (Council Regulation (EEC) No 1836/93), 1eac (Commission Regulation (EC) No 196/2006), 1fa (Commission Decision 2000/479/EC), 2aa (Commission Decision 94/10/EC), 2af (Commission Decision 2006/402/EC), 2b (Commission Decision 2000/45/EC), 2c (Commission Decision 2001/689/EC), 2l (Commission Decision 2003/121/EC), 2n (Commission Decision 2004/669/EC), 7 (Council Directive 80/778/EEC), 21a (Council Directive 92/72/EEC), 21abb (Commission Decision 2002/529/EC), 21abc (Commission Decision 2006/534/EC), 21abd (Commission Decision 2007/531/EC), 23aa (Commission Decision 2002/605/EC), 23c (Commission Decision 1999/314/EC), 24a (Commission Decision 91/448/EEC), 24c (Commission Decision 2005/174/EC), 25a (Council Decision 91/596/EEC), 25b (Commission Decision 92/146/EEC), 29 (Council Directive 78/319/EEC), 31 (Council Directive 84/631/EEC), 32ab (Commission Decision 96/302/EC), 35 (Council Resolution of 15 July 1980), 36 (Council Resolution (89/C273/01)), 37 (Council Resolution (90/C 122/02)), 38 (Communication from the Commission (SEC(89) 934 final)), 40 (Commission Recommendation 2001/680/EC) and 42 (Commission Recommendation 2003/532/EC) of Annex XX to the EEA Agreement shall be deleted.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (48).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 168, 10.7.1993, p. 1.

(2)  OJ L 114, 24.4.2001, p. 1.

(3)  OJ L 342, 22.12.2009, p. 1.

(4)  OJ L 32, 4.2.2006, p. 4.

(5)  OJ L 307, 27.11.1975, p. 22.

(6)  OJ L 74, 27.3.1993, p. 81.

(7)  OJ L 84, 31.3.1978, p. 43.

(8)  OJ L 377, 31.12.1991, p. 20.

(9)  OJ L 312, 22.11.2008, p. 3.

(10)  OJ L 229, 30.8.1980, p. 11.

(11)  OJ L 330, 5.12.1998, p. 32.

(12)  OJ L 326, 13.12.1984, p. 31.

(13)  OJ L 30, 6.2.1993, p. 1.

(14)  OJ L 190, 12.7.2006, p. 1.

(15)  OJ L 96, 3.4.1985, p. 25.

(16)  OJ L 350, 28.12.1998, p. 58.

(17)  OJ L 176, 6.7.1985, p. 18.

(18)  OJ L 365, 31.12.1994, p. 10.

(19)  OJ L 297, 13.10.1992, p. 1.

(20)  OJ L 67, 9.3.2002, p. 14.

(21)  OJ L 152, 11.6.2008, p. 1.

(22)  OJ L 239, 28.8.1991, p. 23.

(23)  OJ L 322, 23.11.1991, p. 1.

(24)  OJ L 60, 5.3.1992, p. 19.

(25)  OJ L 7, 11.1.1994, p. 17.

(26)  OJ L 116, 11.5.1996, p. 26.

(27)  OJ L 213, 22.8.1996, p. 16.

(28)  OJ L 56, 4.3.1999, p. 47.

(29)  OJ L 120, 8.5.1999, p. 43.

(30)  OJ L 16, 21.1.2000, p. 74.

(31)  OJ L 192, 28.7.2000, p. 36.

(32)  OJ L 242, 12.9.2001, p. 23.

(33)  OJ L 172, 2.7.2002, p. 57.

(34)  OJ L 195, 24.7.2002, p. 74.

(35)  OJ L 47, 21.2.2003, p. 56.

(36)  OJ L 306, 2.10.2004, p. 16.

(37)  OJ L 59, 5.3.2005, p. 20.

(38)  OJ L 162, 14.6.2006, p. 78.

(39)  OJ L 213, 3.8.2006, p. 4.

(40)  OJ L 91, 31.3.2007, p. 48.

(41)  OJ L 195, 27.7.2007, p. 47.

(42)  OJ L 301, 18.11.2010, p. 4.

(43)  OJ L 247, 17.9.2001, p. 1.

(44)  OJ L 184, 23.7.2003, p. 19.

(45)  OJ C 222, 30.8.1980, p. 1.

(46)  OJ C 273, 26.10.1989, p. 1.

(47)  OJ C 122, 18.5.1990, p. 2.

(48)  No constitutional requirements indicated


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/42


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 81/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex VI (Social security) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 1224/2012 of 18 December 2012 amending Regulation (EC) No 883/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the coordination of social security systems and Regulation (EC) No 987/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down the procedure for implementing Regulation (EC) No 883/2004 (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex VI to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indent is added in points 1 (Regulation (EC) No 883/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council) and 2 (Regulation (EC) No 987/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Annex VI to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32012 R 1224: Commission Regulation (EU) No 1224/2012 of 18 December 2012 (OJ L 349, 19.12.2012, p. 45).’

Article 2

The text of Regulation (EU) No 1224/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 349, 19.12.2012, p. 45.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/43


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 82/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex IX (Financial services) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Directive 2012/23/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 September 2012 amending Directive 2009/138/EC (Solvency II) as regards the date for its transposition and the date of its application, and the date of repeal of certain Directives (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex IX to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following is added in point 1 (Directive 2009/138/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Annex IX to the EEA Agreement:

‘, as amended by:

32012 L 0023: Directive 2012/23/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 September 2012 (OJ L 249, 14.9.2012, p. 1).’.

Article 2

The text of Directive 2012/23/EU in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 249, 14.9.2012, p. 1.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/44


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 83/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex IX (Financial services) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 311/2012 of 21 December 2011 amending Regulation (EC) No 809/2004 implementing Directive 2003/71/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council as regards elements related to prospectuses and advertisements (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 486/2012 of 30 March 2012 amending Regulation (EC) No 809/2004 as regards the format and the content of the prospectus, the base prospectus, the summary and the final terms and as regards the disclosure requirements (2) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(3)

Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 862/2012 of 4 June 2012 amending Regulation (EC) No 809/2004 as regards information on the consent to use of the prospectus, information on underlying indexes and the requirement for a report prepared by independent accountants or auditors (3) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(4)

Annex IX to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indents are added in point 29ba (Commission Regulation (EC) No 809/2004) of Annex IX to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32012 R 0311: Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 311/2012 of 21 December 2011 (OJ L 103, 13.4.2012, p. 13),

32012 R 0486: Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 486/2012 of 30 March 2012 (OJ L 150, 9.6.2012, p. 1),

32012 R 0862: Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 862/2012 of 4 June 2012 (OJ L 256, 22.9.2012, p. 4).’

Article 2

The texts of Delegated Regulation (EU) No 311/2012, (EU) No 486/2012 and (EU) No 862/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (4).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 103, 13.4.2012, p. 13.

(2)  OJ L 150, 9.6.2012, p. 1.

(3)  OJ L 256, 22.9.2012, p. 4.

(4)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


Joint Declaration by the Contracting Parties to Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 83/2013 of 3 May 2013 incorporating Commission Delegated Regulations (EU) No 311/2012, (EU) No 486/2012 and (EU) No 862/2012 into the EEA Agreement

‘Commission Delegated Regulations (EU) No 311/2012 and (EU) No 486/2012 grant third country issuers the right to present their historical financial information in accordance with the therein defined accounting standards. The incorporation of these Regulations is without prejudice to the scope of the EEA Agreement as regards third country relations.’


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/46


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 84/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex IX (Financial services) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Implementing Decision 2012/627/EU of 5 October 2012 on the recognition of the legal and supervisory framework of Australia as equivalent to the requirements of Regulation (EC) No 1060/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council on credit rating agencies (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Commission Implementing Decision 2012/628/EU of 5 October 2012 on the recognition of the legal and supervisory framework of the United States of America as equivalent to the requirements of Regulation (EC) No 1060/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council on credit rating agencies (2) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(3)

Commission Implementing Decision 2012/630/EU of 5 October 2012 on the recognition of the legal and supervisory framework of Canada as equivalent to the requirements of Regulation (EC) No 1060/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council on credit rating agencies (3) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(4)

Annex IX to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

Annex IX to the EEA Agreement shall be amended as follows:

(1)

the following points are inserted after point 31eb (Regulation (EC) No 1060/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council):

‘31eba.

32010 D 0578: Commission Decision 2010/578/EU of 28 September 2010 on the recognition of the legal and supervisory framework of Japan as equivalent to the requirements of Regulation (EC) No 1060/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council on credit rating agencies (OJ L 254, 29.9.2010, p. 46).

31ebb.

32012 D 0627: Commission Implementing Decision 2012/627/EU of 5 October 2012 on the recognition of the legal and supervisory framework of Australia as equivalent to the requirements of Regulation (EC) No 1060/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council on credit rating agencies (OJ L 274, 9.10.2012, p. 30).

31ebc.

32012 D 0628: Commission Implementing Decision 2012/628/EU of 5 October 2012 on the recognition of the legal and supervisory framework of the United States of America as equivalent to the requirements of Regulation (EC) No 1060/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council on credit rating agencies (OJ L 274, 9.10.2012, p. 32).

31ebd.

32012 D 0630: Commission Implementing Decision 2012/630/EU of 5 October 2012 on the recognition of the legal and supervisory framework of Canada as equivalent to the requirements of Regulation (EC) No 1060/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council on credit rating agencies (OJ L 278, 12.10.2012, p. 17).’;

(2)

the text of point 31ec (Commission Decision 2010/578/EU) is deleted.

Article 2

The texts of Implementing Decisions 2012/627/EU, 2012/628/EU and 2012/630/EU in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (4), or on the day of the entry into force of Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 20/2012 of 10 February 2012 (5), whichever is the later.

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 274, 9.10.2012, p. 30.

(2)  OJ L 274, 9.10.2012, p. 32.

(3)  OJ L 278, 12.10.2012, p. 17.

(4)  No constitutional requirements indicated.

(5)  OJ L 161, 21.6.2012, p. 26.


Joint Declaration by the Contracting Parties to Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 84/2013 of 3 May 2013 incorporating Commission Implementing Decisions 2012/627/EU, 2012/628/EU and 2012/630/EU into the EEA Agreement

‘Commission Implementing Decisions 2012/627/EU, 2012/628/EU and 2012/630/EU of 5 October 2012 deal with equivalence for third countries. The incorporation of these Decisions is without prejudice to the scope of the EEA Agreement.’


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/49


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 85/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex XI (Electronic communication, audiovisual services and information society) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Regulation (EC) No 733/2002 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 22 April 2002 on the implementation of the .eu Top Level Domain (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Commission Regulation (EC) No 874/2004 of 28 April 2004 laying down public policy rules concerning the implementation and functions of the .eu Top Level Domain and the principles governing registration (2) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(3)

Commission Regulation (EC) No 1654/2005 of 10 October 2005 amending Regulation (EC) No 874/2004 laying down public policy rules concerning the implementation and functions of the .eu Top Level Domain and the principles governing registration (3) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(4)

Commission Regulation (EC) No 1255/2007 of 25 October 2007 amending Regulation (EC) No 874/2004 laying down public policy rules concerning the implementation and functions of the .eu Top Level Domain and the principles governing registration (4) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(5)

Commission Regulation (EC) No 560/2009 of 26 June 2009 amending Regulation (EC) No 874/2004 laying down public policy rules concerning the implementation and functions of the .eu Top Level Domain and the principles governing registration (5), as corrected by OJ L 291, 7.11.2009, p. 42 and OJ L 80, 20.3.2012, p. 39, is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(6)

Commission Decision 2003/375/EC of 21 May 2003 on the designation of the .eu Top Level Domain Registry (6) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(7)

Annex XI to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following is inserted after point 5o (deleted) of Annex XI to the EEA Agreement:

‘5oa.

32002 R 0733: Regulation (EC) No 733/2002 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 22 April 2002 on the implementation of the .eu Top Level Domain (OJ L 113, 30.4.2002, p. 1).

5oaa.

32003 D 0375: Commission Decision 2003/375/EC of 21 May 2003 on the designation of the .eu Top Level Domain Registry (OJ L 128, 24.5.2003, p. 29).

5oab.

32004 R 0874: Commission Regulation (EC) No 874/2004 of 28 April 2004 laying down public policy rules concerning the implementation and functions of the .eu Top Level Domain and the principles governing registration (OJ L 162, 30.4.2004, p. 40), as amended by:

32005 R 1654: Commission Regulation (EC) No 1654/2005 of 10 October 2005 (OJ L 266, 11.10.2005, p. 35),

32007 R 1255: Commission Regulation (EC) No 1255/2007 of 25 October 2007 (OJ L 282, 26.10.2007, p. 16),

32009 R 0560: Commission Regulation (EC) No 560/2009 of 26 June 2009 (OJ L 166, 27.6.2009, p. 3), as corrected by OJ L 291, 7.11.2009, p. 42 and OJ L 80, 20.3.2012, p. 39.

The provisions of the Regulation shall, for the purposes of this Agreement, be read with the following adaptation:

The lists of names that can be reserved by Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway respectively, as set out in point 2 of the Annex, shall be read as lists of names that can be registered by Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway respectively in point 1 of the Annex.’

Article 2

The texts of Regulations (EC) No 733/2002, (EC) No 874/2004, (EC) No 1654/2005, (EC) No 1255/2007, (EC) No 560/2009 and Decision 2003/375/EC in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement of the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (7).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 113, 30.4.2002, p. 1.

(2)  OJ L 162, 30.4.2004, p. 40.

(3)  OJ L 266, 11.10.2005, p. 35.

(4)  OJ L 282, 26.10.2007, p. 16.

(5)  OJ L 166, 27.6.2009, p. 3.

(6)  OJ L 128, 24.5.2003, p. 29.

(7)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/51


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 86/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex XII (Free movement of capital) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Regulation (EC) No 924/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 September 2009 on cross-border payments in the Community and repealing Regulation (EC) No 2560/2001 (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Regulation (EU) No 260/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 14 March 2012 establishing technical and business requirements for credit transfers and direct debits in euro and amending Regulation (EC) No 924/2009 (2) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(3)

Annex XII to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

Annex XII to the EEA Agreement shall be amended as follows:

(1)

the text of point 3 (Regulation (EC) No 2560/2001 of the European Parliament and of the Council) is replaced by the following:

32009 R 0924: Regulation (EC) No 924/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 September 2009 on cross-border payments in the Community and repealing Regulation (EC) No 2560/2001 (OJ L 266, 9.10.2009, p. 11), as amended by:

32012 R 0260: Regulation (EU) No 260/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 14 March 2012 (OJ L 94, 30.3.2012, p. 22).

The provisions of the Regulation shall, for the purposes of this Agreement, be read with the following adaptation:

Article 2(12) shall read as follows:

“ ‘micro-enterprise’ means an enterprise, which, at the time of conclusion of the payment service contract, is any entity engaged in an economic activity, irrespective of its legal form. This includes, in particular, self-employed persons and family businesses engaged in craft or other activities, and partnerships or associations regularly engaged in an economic activity. The category of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) is made up of enterprises which employ fewer than 250 persons and which have an annual turnover not exceeding EUR 50 million, and/or an annual balance sheet total not exceeding EUR 43 million. Within the SME category, a microenterprise is defined as an enterprise which employs fewer than 10 persons and whose annual turnover and/or annual balance sheet total does not exceed EUR 2 million.” ’;

(2)

the following is inserted after point 3 (Regulation (EC) No 924/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council):

‘3a.

32012 R 0260: Regulation (EU) No 260/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 14 March 2012 establishing technical and business requirements for credit transfers and direct debits in euro and amending Regulation (EC) No 924/2009 (OJ L 94, 30.3.2012, p. 22).

The provisions of the Regulation shall, for the purposes of this Agreement, be read with the following adaptation:

Article 2(23) shall read as follows:

“ ‘micro-enterprise’ means an enterprise, which, at the time of conclusion of the payment service contract, is any entity engaged in an economic activity, irrespective of its legal form. This includes, in particular, self-employed persons and family businesses engaged in craft or other activities, and partnerships or associations regularly engaged in an economic activity. The category of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) is made up of enterprises which employ fewer than 250 persons and which have an annual turnover not exceeding EUR 50 million, and/or an annual balance sheet total not exceeding EUR 43 million. Within the SME category, a microenterprise is defined as an enterprise which employs fewer than 10 persons and whose annual turnover and/or annual balance sheet total does not exceed EUR 2 million.” ’.

Article 2

The texts of Regulations (EC) No 924/2009 and (EU) No 260/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (3).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 266, 9.10.2009, p. 11.

(2)  OJ L 94, 30.3.2012, p. 22.

(3)  Constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/53


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 87/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex XIII (Transport) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 665/2012 of 20 July 2012 amending Regulation (EU) No 454/2011 on the technical specification for interoperability relating to the subsystem ‘telematics applications for passenger services’ of the trans-European rail system (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex XIII to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following is added in point 37dj (Commission Regulation (EU) No 454/2011) of Annex XIII to the EEA Agreement:

‘, as amended by:

32012 R 0665: Commission Regulation (EU) No 665/2012 of 20 July 2012 (OJ L 194, 21.7.2012, p. 1).’.

Article 2

The text of Regulation (EU) No 665/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 194, 21.7.2012, p. 1.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/54


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 88/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex XIII (Transport) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Directive 2012/48/EU of 10 December 2012 amending the Annexes to Directive 2006/87/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down technical requirements for inland waterway vessels (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Commission Directive 2012/49/EU of 10 December 2012 amending Annex II to Directive 2006/87/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down technical requirements for inland waterway vessels (2) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(3)

Annex XIII to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indents are added in point 47a (Directive 2006/87/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Annex XIII to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32012 L 0048: Commission Directive 2012/48/EU of 10 December 2012 (OJ L 6, 10.1.2013, p. 1),

32012 L 0049: Commission Directive 2012/49/EU of 10 December 2012 (OJ L 6, 10.1.2013, p. 49).’.

Article 2

The texts of Directives 2012/48/EU and 2012/49/EU in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (3).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 6, 10.1.2013, p. 1.

(2)  OJ L 6, 10.1.2013, p. 49.

(3)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/55


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 89/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex XIII (Transport) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Directive 2010/65/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 20 October 2010 on reporting formalities for ships arriving in and/or departing from ports of the Member States and repealing Directive 2002/6/EC (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Directive 2010/65/EU repeals Directive 2002/6/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council (2), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement and which is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(3)

Annex XIII to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The text of point 56l (Directive 2002/6/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Annex XIII to the EEA Agreement is replaced by the following:

32010 L 0065: Directive 2010/65/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 20 October 2010 on reporting formalities for ships arriving in and/or departing from ports of the Member States and repealing Directive 2002/6/EC (OJ L 283, 29.10.2010, p. 1).

The text of the Directive shall, for the purposes of this Agreement, be read with the following adaptations:

(a)

In Article 9, the words “and the territories of the EFTA States” shall be inserted after the words “the customs territory of the Union”.

(b)

In Article 9, the words “that territory” shall be replaced by the words “those territories”.

(c)

The following shall be inserted at the end of Article 9:

“This exemption shall not apply to reporting formalities related to Customs matters.”

(d)

References to other acts in the Directive shall be considered relevant to the extent and in the form that those acts are incorporated into the Agreement.’

Article 2

The text of Directive 2010/65/EU in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (3).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 283, 29.10.2010, p. 1.

(2)  OJ L 67, 9.3.2002, p. 31.

(3)  Constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/56


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 90/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex XIII (Transport) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 494/2012 of 11 June 2012 amending Regulation (EC) No 593/2007 on the fees and charges levied by the European Aviation Safety Agency (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex XIII to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indent is added in point 66s (Commission Regulation (EC) No 593/2007) of Annex XIII to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32012 R 0494: Commission Regulation (EU) No 494/2012 of 11 June 2012 (OJ L 151, 12.6.2012, p. 22).’.

Article 2

The text of Regulation (EU) No 494/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 151, 12.6.2012, p. 22.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/57


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 91/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex XIII (Transport) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 1332/2011 of 16 December 2011 laying down common airspace usage requirements and operating procedures for airborne collision avoidance (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex XIII to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following point is inserted after point 66s (Commission Regulation (EC) No 593/2007) of Annex XIII to the EEA Agreement:

‘66sa.

32011 R 1332: Commission Regulation (EU) No 1332/2011 of 16 December 2011 laying down common airspace usage requirements and operating procedures for airborne collision avoidance (OJ L 336, 20.12.2011, p. 20).’.

Article 2

The text of Regulation (EU) No 1332/2011 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 336, 20.12.2011, p. 20.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/58


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 92/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex XIII (Transport) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 176/2011 of 24 February 2011 on the information to be provided before the establishment and modification of a functional airspace block (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex XIII to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following point is inserted after point 66u (Regulation (EC) No 550/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Annex XIII to the EEA Agreement:

‘66ua.

32011 R 0176: Commission Regulation (EU) No 176/2011 of 24 February 2011 on the information to be provided before the establishment and modification of a functional airspace block (OJ L 51, 25.2.2011, p. 2).’

Article 2

The text of Regulation (EU) No 176/2011 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2), or on the day of the entry into force of Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No …/… of … (3) [incorporating Regulation (EC) No 1070/2009 into the EEA Agreement], whichever is the later.

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 51, 25.2.2011, p. 2.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.

(3)  Not yet published in the Official Journal.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/59


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 93/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex XIII (Transport) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 1206/2011 of 22 November 2011 laying down requirements on aircraft identification for surveillance for the single European sky (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex XIII to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following point is inserted after point 66wi (Commission Regulation (EU) No 255/2010) of Annex XIII to the EEA Agreement:

‘66wj.

32011 R 1206: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 1206/2011 of 22 November 2011 laying down requirements on aircraft identification for surveillance for the single European sky (OJ L 305, 23.11.2011, p. 23).’.

Article 2

The text of Implementing Regulation (EU) No 1206/2011 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2), or on the day of the entry into force of the Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No …/… of … (3) (incorporating Regulation (EC) No 1070/2009 into the Agreement), whichever is the later.

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 305, 23.11.2011, p. 23.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.

(3)  Not yet published in the Official Journal.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/60


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 94/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex XVII (Intellectual property) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Directive 2011/77/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 September 2011 amending Directive 2006/116/EC on the term of protection of copyright and certain related rights (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex XVII to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following is added in point 9f (Directive 2006/116/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Annex XVII to the EEA Agreement:

‘, as amended by:

32011 L 0077: Directive 2011/77/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 September 2011 (OJ L 265, 11.10.2011, p. 1).’.

Article 2

The text of Directive 2011/77/EU in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 265, 11.10.2011, p. 1.

(2)  Constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/61


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 95/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex XX (Environment) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Decision 2000/728/EC (1), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Commission Decision 2000/729/EC (2), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(3)

Commission Decision 2000/731/EC (3), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement, has become obsolete and is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(4)

Annex XX to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The text of points 2ab (Commission Decision 2000/728/EC), 2ac (Commission Decision 2000/729/EC) and 2ae (Commission Decision 2000/731/EC) of Annex XX to the EEA Agreement is deleted.

Article 2

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (4), or on the day of the entry into force of Decision of the EEA Joint Committee No 200/2012 of 26 October 2012 (5), whichever is the later.

Article 3

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 293, 22.11.2000, p. 18.

(2)  OJ L 293, 22.11.2000, p. 20.

(3)  OJ L 293, 22.11.2000, p. 31.

(4)  No constitutional requirements indicated.

(5)  OJ L 21, 24.1.2013, p. 50.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/62


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 96/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex XX (Environment) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 109/2013 of 29 January 2013 amending Regulation (EC) No 748/2009 on the list of aircraft operators that performed an aviation activity listed in Annex I to Directive 2003/87/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on or after 1 January 2006 specifying the administering Member State for each aircraft operator also taking into consideration the expansion of the Union emission trading scheme to EEA-EFTA countries (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex XX to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following indent is added in point 21as (Commission Regulation (EC) No 748/2009) of Annex XX to the EEA Agreement:

‘—

32013 R 0109: Commission Regulation (EU) No 109/2013 of 29 January 2013 (OJ L 40, 9.2.2013, p. 1).’.

Article 2

The text of Regulation (EU) No 109/2013 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 40, 9.2.2013, p. 1.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/63


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 97/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex XXI (Statistics) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 81/2013 of 29 January 2013 amending Implementing Regulation (EU) No 1051/2011 as regards the micro-data files for the transmission of data (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex XXI to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following is added in point 7ca (Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 1051/2011) of Annex XXI to the EEA Agreement:

‘, as amended by:

32013 R 0081: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 81/2013 of 29 January 2013 (OJ L 28, 30.1.2013, p. 1).’.

Article 2

The text of Implementing Regulation (EU) No 81/2013 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 28, 30.1.2013, p. 1.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/64


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 98/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex XXI (Statistics) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 1106/2012 of 27 November 2012 implementing Regulation (EC) No 471/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council on Community statistics relating to external trade with non-member countries, as regards the update of the nomenclature of countries and territories (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Regulation (EU) No 1106/2012 repeals Commission Regulation (EC) No 1833/2006 (2), which is incorporated into the EEA Agreement and which is consequently to be repealed under the EEA Agreement.

(3)

Annex XXI to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The text of point 9d (Commission Regulation (EC) No 1833/2006) of Annex XXI to the EEA Agreement is replaced by the following:

32012 R 1106: Commission Regulation (EU) No 1106/2012 of 27 November 2012 implementing Regulation (EC) No 471/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council on Community statistics relating to external trade with non-member countries, as regards the update of the nomenclature of countries and territories (OJ L 328, 28.11.2012, p. 7).’.

Article 2

The text of Regulation (EU) No 1106/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (3).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 328, 28.11.2012, p. 7.

(2)  OJ L 354, 14.12.2006, p. 19.

(3)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/65


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 99/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex XXI (Statistics) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 555/2012 of 22 June 2012 amending Regulation (EC) No 184/2005 of the European Parliament and of the Council on Community statistics concerning balance of payments, international trade in services and foreign direct investment, as regards the update of data requirements and definitions (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex XXI to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

Point 19s (Regulation (EC) No 184/2005 of the European Parliament and of the Council) of Annex XXI to the EEA Agreement shall be amended as follows:

(1)

the following indent is added:

‘—

32012 R 0555: Commission Regulation (EU) No 555/2012 of 22 June 2012 (OJ L 166, 27.6.2012, p. 22).’;

(2)

the text of the adaptation is replaced by the following:

‘(a)

Points 1 and 2 of Table 1 of Annex I shall not apply to Norway.

(b)

Table 1 of Annex I shall not apply to Iceland before May 2017.

(c)

This Regulation shall not apply to Liechtenstein.’

Article 2

The text of Regulation (EU) No 555/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 166, 27.6.2012, p. 22.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/66


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 100/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Annex XXI (Statistics) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 1083/2012 of 19 November 2012 implementing Regulation (EC) No 808/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning Community statistics on the information society (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Annex XXI to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The following point is inserted after point 28g (Commission Regulation (EU) No 937/2011) of Annex XXI to the EEA Agreement:

‘28h.

32012 R 1083: Commission Regulation (EU) No 1083/2012 of 19 November 2012 implementing Regulation (EC) No 808/2004 of the European Parliament and of the Council concerning Community statistics on the information society (OJ L 321, 20.11.2012, p. 33).’.

Article 2

The text of Regulation (EU) No 1083/2012 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 4 May 2013, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (2).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 321, 20.11.2012, p. 33.

(2)  No constitutional requirements indicated.


31.10.2013   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 291/67


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 101/2013

of 3 May 2013

amending Protocol 31 to the EEA Agreement, on cooperation in specific fields outside the four freedoms

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Articles 86 and 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

It is appropriate to extend the cooperation of the Contracting Parties to the EEA Agreement to include cooperation concerning free movement of workers, coordination of social security systems and measures for migrants, including migrants from third countries.

(2)

Protocol 31 to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended in order to allow for this extended cooperation to take place from 1 January 2013,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

Paragraphs 5 and 12 of Article 5 of Protocol 31 to the EEA Agreement shall be amended as follows:

The words ‘year 2012’ are replaced by ‘years 2012 and 2013’.

Article 2

This Decision shall enter into force on the day following the last notification under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement (1).

It shall apply from 1 January 2013.

Article 3

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 3 May 2013.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  No constitutional requirements indicated.