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Environment MEPs to vote on #CETA deal Thursday 12th January


Friday 6 Jan 2017

To come into force the final EU Canada trade agreement (CETA) has to be passed by a majority of MEPs in the European Parliament. In advance of this vote of the full parliament my committee the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety committee is voting on the following text on Thursday 12th January:

“The Committee on Environment, Public Health and Food Safety calls on the Committee on International Trade, as the committee responsible, to recommend that Parliament decline to give its consent to the proposal for a Council decision on the conclusion of the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between Canada, of the one part, and the European Union and its Member States, of the other part.” Read More