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21.02.2013 February infringements package: main decisions

21.02.2013 Interoperability of European railways: Commission refers Slovenia to the Court of Justice

20.02.2013 Opinion - Temporary derogation from Directive 2003/87/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a scheme for greenhouse gas emission allowance trading within the Community - PE 502.176v02-00 - Committee on Transport and Tourism

OPINION on the proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council on derogating temporarily from Directive 2003/87/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a scheme for greenhouse gas emission allowance trading within the CommunityCommittee on Transport and...

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20.02.2013 Press release - More competition to save the railways: MEPs launch discussions - Committee on Transport and Tourism

The European Commission is proposing to open domestic rail passenger markets to competition by 2019 to complete the European railway market. Views differ amongst transport committee MEPs, with fears that unprofitable lines will be closed down.Committee on Transport and Tourism Source : © European...

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20.02.2013 Draft report - A Strategy for an Electronic Toll Service and a vignette system on light private vehicles in Europe - PE 504.407v01-00 - Committee on Transport and Tourism

DRAFT REPORT on a Strategy for an Electronic Toll Service and a vignette system on light private vehicles in EuropeCommittee on Transport and TourismJim Higgins Source : © European Union, 2013 - EP

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20.02.2013 Video of a committee meeting - Tuesday, 19 February 2013 - 15:10 - Committee on Transport and Tourism

Length of video : 123'You may manually download this video in WMV (1.3Gb) formatDisclaimer : The interpretation of debates serves to facilitate communication and does not constitute an authentic record of proceedings. Only the original speech or the revised written translation is authentic.Source...

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19.02.2013 Draft report - Technical roadside inspection of the roadworthiness of commercial vehicles circulating in the Union - PE 504.235v01-00 - Committee on Transport and Tourism

DRAFT REPORT on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on the technical roadside inspection of the roadworthiness of commercial vehicles circulating in the Union and repealing Directive 2000/30/ECCommittee on Transport and TourismOlga Sehnalová Source : © Euro...

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19.02.2013 Draft report - Periodic roadworthiness tests for motor vehicles and their trailers - PE 504.196v01-00 - Committee on Transport and Tourism

DRAFT REPORT on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on periodic roadworthiness tests for motor vehicles and their trailers and repealing Directive 2009/40/ECCommittee on Transport and TourismWerner Kuhn Source : © European Union, 2013 - EP

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19.02.2013 Draft report - Registration documents for vehicles - PE 500.465v01-00 - Committee on Transport and Tourism

DRAFT REPORT on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Council Directive 1999/37/EC on the registration documents for vehiclesCommittee on Transport and TourismVilja Savisaar-Toomast Source : © European Union, 2013 - EP

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19.02.2013 WHO/World Bank convene ministerial meeting to discuss best practices for moving forward on universal health coverage

19 February 2013 -- Top officials from health and finance ministries from 27 countries joined other high-level health and development stakeholders at a two-day meeting this week in Geneva to discuss ways that countries are progressing towards universal health coverage.

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