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C 40/20 Official Journal of the European Communities EN 7.2.

2001

Tuesday 11 April 2000

Amendments adopted: 1 and 2 collectively

Amendments rejected: 3 by RCV (PPE-DE); 5 by RCV (PPE-DE); 4 by RCV (PPE-DE)

The following spoke:
 After the vote on amendment 4, Mr Cunha and Mrs Peijs pointed out that their voting machines were
not working.

The common position was approved as amended (Item 1 of ‘Texts Adopted’).

II. COMMON POSITION OF THE COUNCIL 12005/1/1999  C5-0307/1999 1998/0253(COD):

The common position was approved as amended (Item 1 of ‘Texts Adopted’).

8. Animal nutrition inspections ***II (vote)
Recommendation for second reading: Staes  A5-0084/2000
(Qualified majority)

COMMON POSITION OF THE COUNCIL 10804/1/1999  C5-0273/1999  1998/0301(COD):

Commissioner Bolkestein stated the Commission’s position on the amendments, pursuant to Rule 80(5).

Amendments adopted: 1 to 4 collectively

The common position was approved as amended. (Item 2 of ‘Texts Adopted’).

9. Food additives other than colours and sweeteners ***I (vote)
Report: Lannoye  A5-0072/2000
(Simple majority)

PROPOSAL FOR A DIRECTIVE COM(1999) 329  C5-0068/1999  1999/0158(COD):

Amendments adopted: 1 and 4 collectively; 3 by EV (275 for, 158 against, 3 abstentions); 5; 2 and 6 (iden-
tical)

Separate votes: amendments 3, 5 (PPE-DE)

Parliament approved the Commission proposal as amended (Item 3 of ‘Texts Adopted’).

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION:

Parliament adopted the legislative resolution by RCV (PPE-DE) (Item 3 of ‘Texts Adopted’).

10. Child pornography on the Internet * (vote)
Report: Kirkhope  A5-0090/2000
(Simple majority)

INITIATIVE WITH A VIEW TO THE ADOPTION OF A DECISION 10317/1999  C5-0318/1999 
1999/0822(CNS):

The rapporteur stated that the PPE-DE Group had requested separate votes on amendments 18, 24, 25 and
26. The President replied that the request had been submitted after the deadline had expired and was
therefore inadmissible.

Amendments adopted: 1, 2, 4 to 20 and 22 to 28 collectively; 3; 29 by EV (269 for, 165 against, 14 absten-
tions); 21 by EV (255 for, 188 against, 11 abstentions)
7.2.2001 EN Official Journal of the European Communities C 40/21

Tuesday 11 April 2000

Amendments rejected: 31; 33; 32

Amendment fallen: 30

Parliament approved the text of the initiative as amended (Item 4 of ‘Texts Adopted’).

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION:

Commissioner Schreyer stated that the Commission was in a position to accept the amendments adopted
by Parliament.

Parliament adopted the legislative resolution by RCV (PPE-DE) (Item 4 of ‘Texts Adopted’).

11. European Refugee Fund * (vote)
Report: Frahm  A5-0091/2000
(Simple majority)

PROPOSAL FOR A DECISION COM(1999) 686  C5-0120/2000  1999/0274(CNS):

On behalf of the PPE-DE Group, Mr Oostlander asked for a split vote on amendment 19. The President
replied that the request had been submitted after the deadline had expired and was therefore inadmissible.

Amendments adopted: 2 to 14, 17 to 19, 22 to 25, 27 and 29 to 33 collectively; 15; 16; 21; 26; 28 by EV
(260 for, 190 against, 8 abstentions); 34

Amendments rejected: 1; 20; 36 by EV (181 for, 268 against, 5 abstentions); 35; 37

Separate votes: amendments 1 (PSE); 15, 16 (GUE/NGL, Verts/ALE); 20 (GUE/NGL, Verts/ALE, ELDR);
21 (Verts/ALE); 26, 28 (PSE)

Parliament approved the Commission proposal as amended (Item 5 of ‘Texts Adopted’).

DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION:

Mrs Schreyer, Member of the Commission, had informed Parliament in writing that the Commission would
be unable to accept the amendments concerning: (a) the budget, (b) the Member States’ strategy and part-
nership with various participants and (c) cooperation with candidate accession states.

Parliament adopted the legislative resolution (Item 5 of ‘Texts Adopted’).
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Explanations of vote were made by the following Members:

Recommendation for second reading: Staes  A5-0084/2000
+ in writing: Caudron

Report: Lannoye- A5-0072/2000
+ in writing: Caudron

Report: Kirkhope  A5-0090/2000
+ in writing: Caudron, Darras; Blak, Lund; Malmström, Paulsen, Olle Schmidt; Montfort, on behalf of the
UEN Group

Report: Frahm  A5-0091/2000
+ orally: Laguiller
+ in writing: Ilka Schröder, on behalf of the Verts/ALE Group; Caudron; Berthu
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