Hungarian National Assembly

Dossier COD/2008/0223

Proposal for a DIRECTIVE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL on the energy performance of buildings (recast) Comments from the European Commission concerning opinions from national parliaments

Scrutiny Information

Scrutiny date: 16/07/2010

Subsidiarity Concern:

No Important information to exchange

No Veto

Information on parliamentary scrutiny

The Committee on European Affairs of the Hungarian National Assembly decided to launch scrutiny procedure on the legislative proposal on its meeting of 10 March 2009.
The Committee handles proposals belonging to the so called energy efficiency package [COM(2008)778-780] jointly, thus it discusses them within the same item on the agenda.
The Committee on Economics and Informatics and the Committee on Environmental Protection have been asked to build opinion on the EU draft at the beginning of the procedure.
Their opinions were adopted on 26 and 27 May 2009.
The Committee on European Affairs discussed the EU proposal on its meetings of 27 April and 10 November 2009 when the parliamentary standpoint was taken.
A political agreement was reached at the meeting of the Permanent Representatives Committee on 19 November 2009.
The Government highlighted the main elements of its negotiating position in a written report sent on 31 December 2009.
The scrutiny procedure was completed by the Committee on European Affairs on its meeting of 15 June 2010.

Contact points for EU matters

Specific Contacts:
Phone: +36 1 441 44 98  Email Mr. Csaba Gergely TAMÁS
IPEX Correspondents:
Phone: +36 1 441 44 86  Email Mr. Daniel Nyilas
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