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This week, the European Parliament will hold a plenary session in Strasbourg. Commission President Ursula von der Leyen will deliver her State of the European Union address at 9.00am (CET) on Wednesday.

Find out more in the weekly update provided by the Oireachtas National Parliament Office (NPO) in Brussels. The NPO represents both Houses of the Oireachtas to the European Commission, Council and Parliament and other EU institutions. The main role of the NPO is to report on EU-related issues of particular interest of importance to the work of the Houses of the Oireachtas and its Committees. It also supplies targeted, summary information on European legislation and other matters.