Dutch Senate

Proposal for a DIRECTIVE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL on improving the gender balance among non-executive directors of companies listed on stock exchanges and related measures

Scrutiny details

Subsidiarity deadline: 15/01/2013
Scrutiny Information

Scrutiny date: 18/12/2012

  A reasoned opinion has been sent

No Important information to exchange

No Veto

Information on parliamentary scrutiny

The Committee on Social Affairs and Employment scrutinised the proposal during the committee meeting on 20 November 2012. A majority of the political parties joined the House of Representatives on a breach with the principle of subsidiarity. A reasoned opinion was sent on behalf of the Dutch Parliament to the European Commission, Council of the EU and European Parliament on 19 December 2012.

Lisbon Treaty procedures
  Reasoned opinion

19/12/2012 | Reasoned opinion from the Dutch Parliament
The Dutch Senate and Dutch House of Representatives sent a reasoned opinion to the European Commission, Council of the EU and EUropean Parliament on 19 December 2012.

On 17 July 2013 the Dutch Parliament received a reaction to their reasoned opinion of December. The Dutch Senatetook noteof this reaction on 10 September 2013

Contact points for EU matters

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