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8.8.2001

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Official Journal of the European Communities

C 223/97

Tuesday 14 November 2000

European Parliament legislative resolution on the initiative of the Portuguese Republic, the French Republic, the Kingdom of Sweden and the Kingdom of Belgium with a view to adopting a Council decision setting up a Provisional Judicial Cooperation Unit (10356/2000 C5-0395/2000 2000/

0816(CNS))

(Consultation procedure)

The European Parliament,

having regard to the initiative of the Portuguese Republic, the French Republic, the Kingdom of Swe- den and the Kingdom of Belgium (10356/2000) ( 1 ),

having regard to Article 34(2)(c) of the EU Treaty,

having been consulted by the Council pursuant to Article 39(1) of the EU Treaty (C5-0395/2000),

having regard to the opinion of the Committee on Legal Affairs and the Internal Market on the pro- posed legal basis,

whereas the legal basis proposed is inadequate, and reference should also be made to Article 29 of the EU Treaty,

having regard to Rules 106 and 67 of its Rules of Procedure,

having regard to the report of the Committee on Citizens’ Freedoms and Rights, Justice and Home Affairs (A5-0317/2000),

1.

Approves the initiative of the Portuguese Republic, the French Republic, the Kingdom of Sweden and

the Kingdom of Belgium, subject to Parliament’s amendments;

2.

Calls on the Council to notify Parliament should it intend to depart from the text approved by Parlia-

ment;

3.

Asks to be consulted again should the Council intend to make substantial amendments to the initia-

tive of the Portuguese Republic, the French Republic, the Kingdom of Sweden, and the Kingdom of Bel- gium;

4. Instructs its President to forward this opinion to the Council, the Commission and the governments

of the Portuguese Republic, the French Republic, the Kingdom of Sweden and the Kingdom of Belgium.

( 1 )

OJ C 243, 24.8.2000, p. 21.

8. FAIR Programme

A5-0310/2000

European Parliament resolution on Court of Auditors Special Report No 9/99 concerning research activities in the field of agriculture and fisheries (FAIR Programme Fisheries, Agriculture and Agro-Industrial Research), together with the Commission’s replies (C5-0227/2000 2000/

2133(COS))

The European Parliament,

having

regard

to the Court of Auditors Special Report (C5-0227/2000) ( 1 ),

having regard to Article 276 of the EC Treaty,

( 1 )

OJ C 92, 30.3.2000.