Irish Houses of Oireachtas

Proposal for a DIRECTIVE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL amending Directive 2013/34/EU as regards disclosure of income tax information by certain undertakings and branches

Scrutiny details

Subsidiarity deadline: 15/06/2016
Scrutiny Information

Scrutiny date: 13/06/2016

  A reasoned opinion has been sent

  Important information to exchange

No Veto

Information on parliamentary scrutiny

11 May 2016 Agreed decision: It was agreed that this proposal warrants further scrutiny by the Committee. It was further agreed that submissions on the proposal be sought from a number of interested parties seeking their views and observations, for consideration by the Committee at its next meeting.

1 June 2016 Agreed decision: It was agreed that the proposal warrants further scrutiny with regard to the principle of subsidiarity. It was further agreed that officials from the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation be invited to the next meeting of the Committee to brief members on the proposal and the outcome of a recent public consultation conducted by the Department.

8 June 2016 Agreed decision: The Committee agreed that a Reasoned Opinion be submitted to the EU Institutions, by way of motion in Dáil Éireann, on the basis that a breach of subsidiarity has occurred. It was agreed that a Report on Reasoned Opinion and a motion be drafted for consideration by the Committee.

9 June 2016 Agreed decision: The Committee has agreed a Report on a Reasoned Opinion and a Motion on COM(2016)198. In accordance with Standing Orders, the Report on the Reasoned Opinion was agreed to be laid before the Houses and forwarded by way of agreed Motion to the Dáil for approval, upon which the Reasoned Opinion will be transmitted to the EU Institutions.

Lisbon Treaty procedures
  Reasoned opinion

15/06/2016 | Reasoned Opinion on COM(2016)198 submitted by the Irish Parliament (Houses of the Oireachtas)

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