Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals

On announcements of EU scrutiny decisions, it was agreed in respect of schedule A proposals that COM (2018) 693 and COM (2018) 694 warrant further scrutiny. It was also agreed to request a detailed note on the investment protection agreements, IPAs, with both Singapore and Vietnam and how they relate to the similar CETA proposals and to request the Department to indicate when it is anticipated that the CETA and Vietnam and Singapore IPAs will be brought to the Oireachtas for ratification. It was agreed that COM (2018) 691 and COM (2018) 692 do not warrant further scrutiny.

It was agreed that the following schedule B proposals do not warrant further scrutiny: EWN (2018) C 151-57, EWN (2018) C 157-3, EWN (2018) C 162-11, EWN (2018) C 243-08, EWN (2018) C 250-8, EWN (2018) C 253-30, EWN (2018) C 284-9, EWN (2018) C 402-6, EWN (2018) L 113-4, EWN (2018) L 211-5, EWN (2018) L 279-17, EWN (2018) L 79-31, EWN (2018) L 92-4, EWN (2018) C 310/4, EWN (2018) C 310/5 and EWN (2018) C 315/22.