Swedish Parliament

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: 17/07/2013

  A reasoned opinion has been sent

No Important information to exchange

No Veto

Information on parliamentary scrutiny

Referred to the Committee on Health and Welfare.

The Committee on Health and Welfare deliberated with the Government on the matter on 2013-02-13.

The Committee has concluded that the proposal is in breach of the principle of subsidiarity. A proposal for a reasoned opinion has been submitted to the Chamber for consideration in statement 2012/13:SoU17 Subsidiaritetsprövning av kommissionens förslag till reviderat tobaksproduktdirektiv.

The statement has been debated and decided upon by the Chamber. Consideration concluded with the Chamber adopting a reasoned opinion.

The Committee on the Constitution deliberated with the Government on the matter on 2013-06-20.

The Commission's reply to the statement from the Swedish Parliament has been received.

Lisbon Treaty procedures
  Reasoned opinion

22/02/2013 | Reasoned opinion of the Swedish Riksdag
A reasoned opinion was transmitted to the European Parlaiment, the Council and the Commission on 22 February 2013

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