COMMISSION DECISIONof 10 February 2006adopting the work plan for 2006 for the implementation of the programme of Community action inthe field of public health (2003-2008), including the annual work programme for grants
(Text with EEA relevance)
THE COMMISSION OF THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES,
Having regard to the Treaty establishing the EuropeanCommunity,Having regard to Council Regulation (EC, Euratom) No1605/2002 of 25 June 2002 on the Financial Regulationapplicable to the general budget of the European Commu-nities (
), and in particular Article 110 thereof,Having regard to Commission Regulation (EC, Euratom) No2342/2002 of 23 December 2002 laying down detailed rulesfor the implementation of Council Regulation (EC, Euratom) No1605/2002 on the Financial Regulation applicable to thegeneral budget of the European Communities (
), and inparticular Article 166 thereof,Having regard to Decision No 1786/2002/EC of the EuropeanParliament and of the Council of 23 September 2002 adoptinga programme of Community action in the field of public health(2003-2008) (
), and in particular Article 8, paragraph 1,thereof,Having regard to Commission Decision 2004/858/EC of 15December 2004 setting up an executive agency, the
ExecutiveAgency for the Public Health Programme
, for the managementof Community action in the field of public health
pursuantto Council Regulation (EC) No 58/2003 (
), and in particular Article 6 thereof,Whereas:
Article 110 of Regulation (EC, Euratom) No 1605/2002provides that grants are to be subject to an annualprogramme, to be published at the start of the year.
According to Article 166 of Regulation (EC, Euratom) No2342/2002, the annual work programme for grants mustspecify the basic act, the objectives, the schedule of callsfor proposals with the indicative amount and the resultsexpected.
According to Article 15(2) of the Commission Decisionof 15 March 2005 on the Internal Rules on the imple-mentation of the general budget of the EuropeanCommunities (Commission section), the decisionadopting the annual work programme referred to inArticle 110 of the Financial Regulation may beconsidered to be the financing decision within themeaning of Article 75 of the Financial Regulation,provided that this constitutes a sufficiently detailedframework.
Article 8 of Decision No 1786/2002/EC provides for theadoption by the Commission of an annual plan of workfor the implementation of the programme, setting outpriorities and actions to be undertaken, including allo-cation of resources.
The work plan for 2006 should therefore be adopted.
The measures provided for in this Decision are inaccordance with the opinion of the ProgrammeCommittee issued.
According to Article 6 of Commission Decision2004/858/EC, the Executive Agency for Public Healthshall receive a grant entered in the general budget of the European Union,
HAS DECIDED AS FOLLOWS:
The 2006 work plan for the implementation of the programmeof Community action in the field of public health (2003-2008),as set out in Annex, is hereby adopted.The Director-General for
Health and Consumer Protection
shallensure the implementation of this programme.Done at Brussels, 10 February 2006.
For the Commission
Member of the Commission
14.2.2006 Official Journal of the European Union L 42/29
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