Written Statements

New General Budget Of The EU For The F/Y 2015 – 16.12.2014

We debate whether the new strategic fund proposed by the Juncker Commission will trigger new economic activity. The budget before us today equally contains investment funds. And it is important to ensure that these are mobilised efficiently. The record on investment disbursements from the budget is unsatisfactory, absorption of funds low, and delay in project

Plenary and Committee Speeches

Banking Union: MEPs quiz Single Resolution Board candidates – Ms Elke König – 09.12.2014

Are you satisfied with the architecture of the banking union and specifically with the powers and competencies of the Resolution Mechanism? Don’t you feel that they have been dictated too much by political compromises? For instance the competence of your organization to intervene is drastically restricted in Germany as contrasted to other countries like France,


Presence of asbestos in Commission building

8 December 2014 E-010368-14 Question for written answer to the Commission Rule 130 Alfred Sant (S&D) Subject: Presence of asbestos in Commission building Question(s) With regard to Directive 2009/148/EC of 30 November 2009 on the protection of workers from the risks related to exposure to asbestos at work, and with regard to the well known