2015/0265(NLE)

EU/Korea Cooperation Agreement: Civil Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS)

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2015/0265(NLE) EU/Korea Cooperation Agreement: Civil Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS)
RoleCommitteeRapporteurShadows
Lead ITRE BUONANNO Gianluca (ENF) GAMBÚS Francesc (EPP), TOŠENOVSKÝ Evžen (ECR)
Lead committee dossier: ITRE/8/05158
Legal Basis TFEU TFEU 172, TFEU TFEU 218-p6a
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  • 2016/06/15 Final act published in Official Journal
  • 2016/06/08 End of procedure in Parliament
  • 2016/06/08 Act adopted by Council after consultation of Parliament
  • 2016/05/10 Results of vote in Parliament
    • Results of vote in Parliament
    • T8-0210/2016 summary
  • 2016/04/11 Committee referral announced in Parliament, 1st reading/single reading
  • 2016/03/21 Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading
    • A8-0065/2016 summary
    • ITRE ITRE/8/05158 BUONANNO Gianluca ENF
  • 2016/03/17 Vote in committee, 1st reading/single reading
  • 2016/03/01 Legislative proposal published
    • 05977/2016 summary
    • DG {u'url': u'http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/', u'title': u'Enterprise and Industry'}, BIEŃKOWSKA Elżbieta
  • 2015/11/25 Initial legislative proposal published
    • COM(2015)0582 summary
    • DG {u'url': u'http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/', u'title': u'Enterprise and Industry'}, BIEŃKOWSKA Elżbieta

Documents

Votes

A8-0065/2016 - Gianluca Buonanno - Approbation

2016/05/10
Position Total ALDE ECR EFDD ENF GUE/NGL NI PPE S&D Verts/ALE correctional
For 451 65 62 22 32 5 12 198 29 26 0
Against 63 0 1 14 4 35 3 0 3 3 0
Abstain 46 0 0 1 1 7 0 0 25 12 0

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PURPOSE: to conclude the Cooperation Agreement on a Civil Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) between the European Community and its Member States of the one part, and the Republic of Korea, of the other part.

PROPOSED ACT: Council Decision.

ROLE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT: Council may adopt the act only if Parliament has given its consent to the act. 

BACKGROUND: the Republic of Korea is a country with capabilities in the space technology and applications. It is an active user of satellite navigation services in various sectors including transport, fleet management, science and geodesy.

The European Commission negotiated a Cooperation agreement on a Civil Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) between the European Community and its Member States, of the one part, and Korea, of the other part.

The Agreement was then signed on 9 September 2006. The signatory Member States of the European Union and Korea have completed their procedures related to the entry into force of the Agreement.

CONTENT: the Commission proposes to the Council a Decision on the conclusion of the Cooperation Agreement on a Civil Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) between the European Community and its Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Korea, of the other part is hereby approved on behalf of the European Union.  The text of the Agreement is attached to this Decision.

This Agreement seeks to encourage, facilitate and enhance cooperation between the Parties in civil global satellite navigation. The sectors for cooperation activities in satellite navigation and timing are:

  • radio-spectrum,
  • scientific research and training,
  • industrial cooperation,
  • trade and market development,
  • standards, certification,
  • regulatory measures,
  • augmentations,
  • security,
  • liability and cost recovery.

The Parties may adapt this list by decision of the GNSS Steering Committee established under the Agreement.

The present Agreement does not include, inter alia: (i) Galileo sensitive technologies and items under export control and non-proliferation regulatory measures applicable in the European Community or its Member States; (ii) Galileo System Security Architecture (space, ground and user segments); (iii) exchange of classified information concerning satellite navigation and Galileo.

This Agreement shall not affect: (i) the institutional structure established by the European Community law for the purpose of the operations of the Galileo programme; (ii) the applicable regulatory measures implementing non-proliferation and export control commitments, including control of intangible transfers of technology, nor does it affect national security measures.

The Agreement also includes measures concerning the exchange of classified information concerning satellite navigation and Galileo, consultation and dispute resolution.

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PURPOSE: to conclude the Cooperation Agreement on a Civil Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) between the European Community and its Member States of the one part, and the Republic of Korea, of the other part.

PROPOSED ACT: Council Decision.

ROLE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT: Council may adopt the act only if Parliament has given its consent to the act. 

BACKGROUND: the Republic of Korea is a country with capabilities in the space technology and applications. It is an active user of satellite navigation services in various sectors including transport, fleet management, science and geodesy.

The European Commission negotiated a Cooperation agreement on a Civil Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) between the European Community and its Member States, of the one part, and Korea, of the other part.

The Agreement was then signed on 9 September 2006. The signatory Member States of the European Union and Korea have completed their procedures related to the entry into force of the Agreement.

CONTENT: the Commission proposes to the Council a Decision on the conclusion of the Cooperation Agreement on a Civil Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) between the European Community and its Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Korea, of the other part is hereby approved on behalf of the European Union.  The text of the Agreement is attached to this Decision.

This Agreement seeks to encourage, facilitate and enhance cooperation between the Parties in civil global satellite navigation. The sectors for cooperation activities in satellite navigation and timing are:

  • radio-spectrum,
  • scientific research and training,
  • industrial cooperation,
  • trade and market development,
  • standards, certification,
  • regulatory measures,
  • augmentations,
  • security,
  • liability and cost recovery.

The Parties may adapt this list by decision of the GNSS Steering Committee established under the Agreement.

The present Agreement does not include, inter alia: (i) Galileo sensitive technologies and items under export control and non-proliferation regulatory measures applicable in the European Community or its Member States; (ii) Galileo System Security Architecture (space, ground and user segments); (iii) exchange of classified information concerning satellite navigation and Galileo.

This Agreement shall not affect: (i) the institutional structure established by the European Community law for the purpose of the operations of the Galileo programme; (ii) the applicable regulatory measures implementing non-proliferation and export control commitments, including control of intangible transfers of technology, nor does it affect national security measures.

The Agreement also includes measures concerning the exchange of classified information concerning satellite navigation and Galileo, consultation and dispute resolution.

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    • PURPOSE: to conclude the Cooperation Agreement on a Civil Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) between the European Community and its Member States of the one part, and the Republic of Korea, of the other part.

      PROPOSED ACT: Council Decision.

      ROLE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT: Council may adopt the act only if Parliament has given its consent to the act. 

      BACKGROUND: in accordance with Council Decision 2006/700/EC, the Cooperation Agreement on a Civil Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) between the European Community and its Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Korea, of the other part, was signed on 9 September 2006 subject to its conclusion at a later date.

      The agreement should now be approved on behalf of the European Union.

      CONTENT: the draft Decisions seeks the approval, on behalf of the European Union, of the Cooperation Agreement on a Civil Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) between the European Community and its Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Korea, of the other part.

      The Agreement aims to encourage, facilitate and enhance cooperation between the Parties in civil global satellite navigation.

      For details about the content of the Agreement, please refer to the summary of the Commission’s initial legislative proposal of 25.11.2015.

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    • The Committee on Industry, Research and Energy adopted the report by Gianluca BUONANNO (IT, ENF) on the draft Council decision on the conclusion of the Cooperation Agreement on a Civil Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) between the European Community and its Member States of the one part, and the Republic of Korea, of the other part.

      The committee recommended the European Parliament to give its consent to the conclusion of the Agreement.

      The Agreement aim to encourage, facilitate and improve cooperation between the Parties in civil global satellite navigation.

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  • PURPOSE: to conclude the Cooperation Agreement on a Civil Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) between the European Community and its Member States of the one part, and the Republic of Korea, of the other part.

    NON-LEGISLATIVE ACT: Council Decision (EU) 2016/944 on the conclusion of the Cooperation Agreement on a Civil Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) between the European Community and its Member States of the one part, and the Republic of Korea, of the other part.

    CONTENT: the Council adopted a decision, approving on behalf of the European Union, the Cooperation Agreement on a Civil Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) between the European Community and its Member States of the one part, and the Republic of Korea, of the other part.

    This Agreement seeks to encourage, facilitate and enhance cooperation between the Parties in civil global satellite navigation. The sectors for cooperation activities in satellite navigation and timing are:

    • radio-spectrum,
    • scientific research and training,
    • industrial cooperation,
    • trade and market development,
    • standards, certification,
    • regulatory measures,
    • augmentations,
    • security,
    • liability and cost recovery.

    The Parties agreed to apply the following principles to cooperation activities covered by this Agreement:

    • mutual benefit based on an overall balance of rights and obligations including contributions;
    • partnership in the GALILEO Programme in accordance with the procedures and rules governing the management of GALILEO;
    • reciprocal opportunities to engage in cooperative activities in the European Community and its Member States and Korean GNSS projects for civil use;
    • timely exchange of information that may affect cooperative activities;
    • appropriate protection of intellectual property rights;
    • freedom to provide satellite navigation services in the territories of the Parties;
    • unrestricted trade in GNSS goods in the territories of the Parties.

    ENTRY INTO FORCE: 6.6.2016.

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