Oireachtas Joint and Select Committees
Wednesday, 28 November 2018
Joint Oireachtas Committee on Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs
Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals
The committee has been notified of communications regarding two legislative proposals by the European Union and both of these are being considered as schedule B proposals. COM (2018) 717 is a proposal to amend annexes 2 and 3 of the Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds, AEWA, administered by the United Nations Environment Programme, to which Ireland is a contracting party. Is it agreed that no further scrutiny is required? Agreed. COM (2018) 731 is a proposal regarding a position to be adopted by the EU on the proposals to amend appendices 2 and 3 of the Berne Convention of the Conservation of European Wildlife and Natural Habitats. Is it agreed that no further scrutiny is required? Agreed.