2016/2182(DEC)

2015 discharge: European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)

Awaiting Parliament 1st reading / single reading / budget 1st stage

2016/2182(DEC) 2015 discharge: European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)
RoleCommitteeRapporteurShadows
Lead CONT AYALA SENDER Inés (S&D) ZDECHOVSKÝ Tomáš (EPP), FITTO Raffaele (ECR), ALI Nedzhmi (ALDE), DE JONG Dennis (GUE/NGL), JÁVOR Benedek (Verts/ALE), VALLI Marco (EFD), KAPPEL Barbara (ENF)
Opinion ENVI LA VIA Giovanni (EPP)
Lead committee dossier: CONT/8/07494
Subjects
Links

Activites

  • 2017/04/26 Debate in Parliament
  • 2017/03/28 Committee report tabled for plenary, single reading
    • A8-0086/2017 summary
  • 2017/03/22 Vote in committee, 1st reading/single reading
  • 2016/10/04 Committee referral announced in Parliament, 1st reading/single reading
  • 2016/07/11 Non-legislative basic document published
    • COM(2016)0475 summary
    • DG {u'url': u'http://ec.europa.eu/info/departments/budget_en', u'title': u'Budget'}, GEORGIEVA Kristalina

Documents

Votes

A8-0086/2017 - Inés Ayala Sender - Décision

2017/04/27
Position Total ALDE ECR EFDD ENF GUE/NGL NI PPE S&D Verts/ALE correctional
For 503 57 4 2 4 42 3 194 150 47 0
Against 120 0 52 33 24 0 10 1 0 0 0
Abstain 5 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0

A8-0086/2017 - Inés Ayala Sender - Am 1

2017/04/27
Position Total ALDE ECR EFDD ENF GUE/NGL NI PPE S&D Verts/ALE correctional
For 207 3 7 17 23 41 9 36 25 46 0
Against 344 53 3 1 4 0 3 156 124 0 0
Abstain 71 0 46 19 2 0 1 1 1 1 0

A8-0086/2017 - Inés Ayala Sender - Résolution

2017/04/27
Position Total ALDE ECR EFDD ENF GUE/NGL NI PPE S&D Verts/ALE correctional
For 512 57 4 15 5 44 2 191 148 46 0
Against 106 0 50 21 24 0 9 1 1 0 0
Abstain 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
AmendmentsDossier
18 2016/2182(DEC) 2015 discharge: European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)
2016/12/14 ENVI 18 amendments...
source: PE-595.703

History

(these mark the time of scraping, not the official date of the change)

2017-04-29
activities/0 deleted
date
2016-07-11
docs
  • url
    http://eur-lex.europa.eu/smartapi/cgi/sga_doc?smartapi!celexplus!prod!DocNumber&lg=EN&type_doc=COMfinal&an_doc=2016&nu_doc=0475
    text
    • PURPOSE: presentation by the Commission of the consolidated annual accounts of the European Union for the financial year 2015, as part of the 2015 discharge procedure.

      Analysis of the accounts of the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA).

      CONTENT: the organisational governance of the EU consists of institutions, agencies and other EU bodies whose expenditure is included in the general budget of the Union.

      The EU's operational expenditure of these institutions takes different forms, depending on how the money is paid out and managed.

      From 2014 onwards, the Commission classifies its expenditure as follows:

      • Direct management: the budget is implemented directly by the Commission services.
      • Indirect management: the Commission confers tasks of implementation of the budget to bodies of EU law or national law, such as the EU agencies.
      • Shared management: under this method of budget implementation tasks are delegated to Member States. About 80 % of the expenditure falls under this management mode covering such areas as agricultural spending and structural actions.

      This Commission document concerns the EU's consolidated accounts for the year 2015 and details how spending by the EU institutions and bodies was carried out. The consolidated annual accounts of the EU provide financial information on the activities of the institutions, agencies and other bodies of the EU from an accrual accounting and budgetary perspective.

      It is the responsibility of the Commission's Accounting Officer to prepare the EU's consolidated annual accounts and ensure that they present fairly, in all material aspects, the financial position, the result of the operations and the cash flows of the EU institutions and bodies, including the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA), with a view to granting discharge.

      Discharge procedure: the final step of a budget lifecycle is the discharge of the budget for a given financial year. It represents the political aspect of the external control of budget implementation and is the decision by which the European Parliament, acting on a Council recommendation, "releases" the Commission (and other EU bodies) from its responsibility for management of a given budget by marking the end of that budget's existence. The European Parliament is the discharge authority within the EU.

      The discharge procedure may produce three outcomes: (i) the granting; (ii) postponement or; (iii) the refusal of the discharge.

      The final discharge report including specific recommendations to the Commission for action is adopted in plenary by the European Parliament and are subject to an annual follow up report in which the Commission outlines the concrete actions it has taken to implement the recommendations made.

      Each agency is subject to its own discharge procedure, including the ECHA.

      The European Chemicals Agency: the Agency, which is located in Helsinki (FI), was created by Council Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and the Council to help businesses comply with the legislation in force, promote the safe use of chemicals, provide information on chemicals and assess hazardous substances.

      As regards the Agency’s accounts, these are presented in detail in the document on the consolidated annual accounts of the European Union for 2015:

      Commitment appropriations:

      -          committed: EUR 115 million;

      -          paid: EUR 113 million;

      -          carried-over: 0.

      Payment appropriations:

      -          committed: EUR 126 million;

      -          paid: EUR 111 million;

      -          carried-over: EUR 13 million.

      For further details on expenditure, please refer to the final accounts of the ECHA.

    celexid
    CELEX:52016DC0475:EN
    type
    Non-legislative basic document published
    title
    COM(2016)0475
body
EC
type
Non-legislative basic document published
commission
  • DG
    Commissioner
    GEORGIEVA Kristalina
activities/0/body changed
Old
EP
New
EC
activities/0/commission added
  • DG
    Commissioner
    GEORGIEVA Kristalina
activities/0/date changed
Old
2017-04-27
New
2016-07-11
activities/0/docs added
  • url
    http://eur-lex.europa.eu/smartapi/cgi/sga_doc?smartapi!celexplus!prod!DocNumber&lg=EN&type_doc=COMfinal&an_doc=2016&nu_doc=0475
    text
    • PURPOSE: presentation by the Commission of the consolidated annual accounts of the European Union for the financial year 2015, as part of the 2015 discharge procedure.

      Analysis of the accounts of the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA).

      CONTENT: the organisational governance of the EU consists of institutions, agencies and other EU bodies whose expenditure is included in the general budget of the Union.

      The EU's operational expenditure of these institutions takes different forms, depending on how the money is paid out and managed.

      From 2014 onwards, the Commission classifies its expenditure as follows:

      • Direct management: the budget is implemented directly by the Commission services.
      • Indirect management: the Commission confers tasks of implementation of the budget to bodies of EU law or national law, such as the EU agencies.
      • Shared management: under this method of budget implementation tasks are delegated to Member States. About 80 % of the expenditure falls under this management mode covering such areas as agricultural spending and structural actions.

      This Commission document concerns the EU's consolidated accounts for the year 2015 and details how spending by the EU institutions and bodies was carried out. The consolidated annual accounts of the EU provide financial information on the activities of the institutions, agencies and other bodies of the EU from an accrual accounting and budgetary perspective.

      It is the responsibility of the Commission's Accounting Officer to prepare the EU's consolidated annual accounts and ensure that they present fairly, in all material aspects, the financial position, the result of the operations and the cash flows of the EU institutions and bodies, including the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA), with a view to granting discharge.

      Discharge procedure: the final step of a budget lifecycle is the discharge of the budget for a given financial year. It represents the political aspect of the external control of budget implementation and is the decision by which the European Parliament, acting on a Council recommendation, "releases" the Commission (and other EU bodies) from its responsibility for management of a given budget by marking the end of that budget's existence. The European Parliament is the discharge authority within the EU.

      The discharge procedure may produce three outcomes: (i) the granting; (ii) postponement or; (iii) the refusal of the discharge.

      The final discharge report including specific recommendations to the Commission for action is adopted in plenary by the European Parliament and are subject to an annual follow up report in which the Commission outlines the concrete actions it has taken to implement the recommendations made.

      Each agency is subject to its own discharge procedure, including the ECHA.

      The European Chemicals Agency: the Agency, which is located in Helsinki (FI), was created by Council Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and the Council to help businesses comply with the legislation in force, promote the safe use of chemicals, provide information on chemicals and assess hazardous substances.

      As regards the Agency’s accounts, these are presented in detail in the document on the consolidated annual accounts of the European Union for 2015:

      Commitment appropriations:

      -          committed: EUR 115 million;

      -          paid: EUR 113 million;

      -          carried-over: 0.

      Payment appropriations:

      -          committed: EUR 126 million;

      -          paid: EUR 111 million;

      -          carried-over: EUR 13 million.

      For further details on expenditure, please refer to the final accounts of the ECHA.

    title
    COM(2016)0475
    type
    Non-legislative basic document published
    celexid
    CELEX:52016DC0475:EN
activities/0/type changed
Old
Vote in plenary scheduled
New
Non-legislative basic document published
activities/4/docs added
  • url
    http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?secondRef=TOC&language=EN&reference=20170426&type=CRE
    type
    Debate in Parliament
    title
    Debate in Parliament
2017-04-28
2017-04-25
2017-04-12
2017-04-01
2017-03-30
2017-03-24
2017-03-21
2017-03-17
2017-03-13
2017-03-12
2017-02-16
2016-11-26
2016-10-06
2016-09-10
2016-09-02
2016-08-24

code AGPLv3.0+, data ODBLv1.0, site-content CC-By-Sa-3.0
© European Union, 2011 – Source: European Parliament