EU Legislation, Initiatives, etc.
MPs call for Commons vote on European Arrest Warrant – (Report on UK's block opt-out of pre-Lisbon criminal law and policing measures)
Commission welcomes the US Rule announcement to bring the US legislation in line with international standards for BSE – (Scotch Beef back on the US menu)
CO2 emissions: cleaner vans by 2020 – (UNEP report highlights gap between global emissions and 2°C warming limit)
What future do you want? Commission invites votes on what Europe could look like in 2050 to help steer future policy and research planning
GMO: Commission asks Council to agree on its proposal to grant Member States more subsidiarity on cultivation
UK CAP allocations announced – (A fair UK CAP allocation is good news for Wales ~ Scotland’s CAP budget cut)
Homosexual applicants for asylum can constitute a particular social group who may be persecuted on account of their sexual orientation – (Permanent Representatives Committee reaches agreement on provisions for Asylum & Migration Fund)