Swedish Parliament

Proposal for a DIRECTIVE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL amending Council Directive 91/477/EEC on control of the acquisition and possession of weapons

Scrutiny details

Subsidiarity deadline: 02/02/2016
Scrutiny Information

Scrutiny date: 21/04/2016

  A reasoned opinion has been sent

No Important information to exchange

No Veto

Information on parliamentary scrutiny

Referred to the Committee on Justice.

The Committee has concluded that the proposal is in breach of the principle of subsidiarity. A proposal for a reasoned opinion has been submitted to the Chamber for consideration in statement 2015/16:JuU26 Subsidiaritetsprövning av förslag till ändring av EU s vapendirektiv.

The statement has been debated and decided upon by the Chamber. Consideration concluded with the Chamber adopting a reasoned opinion.

The Committee on Justice deliberated with the Government on the matter on 2016-02-02.

The Commission's reply to the statement from the Swedish Parliament has been received.

Lisbon Treaty procedures
  Reasoned opinion

20/04/2016 | The Commission's reply
The Commission's reply to the reasoned opinion was received on 20 April 2016.

28/01/2016 | Reasoned opinion of the Riksdag on COM(2015) 750
A reasoned opinion of the Riksdag on COM(2015) 750 was transmitted to the Commission, the Council and the European Parliament on 28 January 2016.

Contact points for EU matters

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Phone: +468-786 40 00  Email Stina Nordström
IPEX Correspondents:
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