Italian Senate

Proposal for a DIRECTIVE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL on the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions of the Member States concerning the manufacture, presentation and sale of tobacco and related products

Scrutiny details

Subsidiarity deadline: 04/03/2013
Scrutiny Information

Scrutiny date: 30/01/2013

  A reasoned opinion has been sent

No Important information to exchange

No Veto

Information on parliamentary scrutiny


Referred to the Senate Committee on Health, with opinions solicited from the European Union Policies Committee, the Industry Committee and the Foreign Affairs and Emigration Committee.

On 16 Jaunary 2013 the Industry Committee issued a favourable opinion on the correct identification of the legal basis and subsidiarity and proportionality compliance, with qualifications on its merits.

On 30 January 2013 the Committee on European Union Policies issued an opinion against the measure.

On 30 January 2013, the Health Committee considered the proposal and issued a resolution including a reasoned opinion lamenting a violation of the subsidiarity and proportionality principles. The resolution incorporates the opinion(s) issued by the EU Policies Committee and the Industry Committee.

File in Italian and in English are attached.

Lisbon Treaty procedures
  Reasoned opinion

08/02/2013 | Document in English is attached

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