Basic information

Procedure 2016/0374(CNS)

Value added tax (VAT): rates applied to books, newspapers and periodicals

Procedure completed, awaiting publication in Official Journal

CNS - Consultation procedure

Directive

Subject

2.70.02 Indirect taxation, VAT, excise duties

4.45.08 Cultural and artistic activities, books and reading, arts

Key players

European Parliament

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Committee responsible Rapporteur Appointed
Committee responsible ECON Economic and Monetary Affairs Rapporteur   VANDENKENDELAERE Tom Appointed 08/12/2016
Committee for opinion Rapporteur for opinion Appointed
Committee for opinion IMCO Internal Market and Consumer Protection Rapporteur for opinion The committee decided not to give an opinion.
Committee for opinion CULT Culture and Education Rapporteur for opinion   ZDROJEWSKI Bogdan Andrzej Appointed 15/02/2017
Committee for opinion JURI Legal Affairs Rapporteur for opinion The committee decided not to give an opinion.

Council of the European Union

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Council configuration Meeting Date
Council configuration Economic and Financial Affairs ECOFIN Meeting 3646 Date 06/11/2018

Former Council configuration

Council configuration Economic and Financial Affairs ECOFIN Meeting 3619 Date 25/05/2018
Council configuration Economic and Financial Affairs ECOFIN Meeting 3549 Date 16/06/2017
Council configuration Economic and Financial Affairs ECOFIN Meeting 3527 Date 21/03/2017

Key events

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01/12/2016 Legislative proposal published COM(2016)0758 Eur-Lex link Summary
16/01/2017 Committee referral announced in Parliament, 1st reading/single reading
21/03/2017 Debate in Council 3527
03/05/2017 Vote in committee, 1st reading/single reading
09/05/2017 Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading A8-0189/2017 Summary
01/06/2017 Results of vote in Parliament
01/06/2017 Decision by Parliament, 1st reading/single reading T8-0233/2017 Summary
16/06/2017 Debate in Council 3549
25/05/2018 Debate in Council 3619
02/10/2018 End of procedure in Parliament
06/11/2018 Act adopted by Council after consultation of Parliament

Technical information

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Procedure reference 2016/0374(CNS)
Procedure type CNS - Consultation procedure
Procedure subtype Legislation
Legislative instrument Directive
Amending Directive 2006/112/EC 2004/0079(CNS)
Legal basis Treaty on the Functioning of the EU TFEU 113
Modified legal basis Rules of Procedure EP 150
Stage reached in procedure Procedure completed, awaiting publication in Official Journal
Committee dossier ECON/8/08651

Documentation gateway

European Parliament

Committee draft report PE599.762 07/03/2017
EP
Amendments tabled in committee PE602.780 05/04/2017
EP
Committee opinion CULT PE601.090 26/04/2017
EP
Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading A8-0189/2017 09/05/2017
EP
Summary
Text adopted by Parliament, 1st reading/single reading T8-0233/2017 01/06/2017
EP
Summary

European Commission

Legislative proposal COM(2016)0758 Eur-Lex link 01/12/2016
EC
Summary
Document attached to the procedure SWD(2016)0392 Eur-Lex link 01/12/2016
EC
Document attached to the procedure SWD(2016)0393 Eur-Lex link 01/12/2016
EC
Commission response to text adopted in plenary SP(2017)494 19/07/2017

National parliaments

Contribution COM(2016)0758 30/01/2017
PT_PARLIAMENT
Contribution COM(2016)0758 06/02/2017
BE_CHAMBER
Contribution COM(2016)0758 21/02/2017
DE_BUNDESRAT

All

Legislative proposal COM(2016)0758 Eur-Lex link 01/12/2016
EC
Summary
Document attached to the procedure SWD(2016)0392 Eur-Lex link 01/12/2016
EC
Document attached to the procedure SWD(2016)0393 Eur-Lex link 01/12/2016
EC
Committee draft report PE599.762 07/03/2017
EP
Amendments tabled in committee PE602.780 05/04/2017
EP
Committee opinion CULT PE601.090 26/04/2017
EP
Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading A8-0189/2017 09/05/2017
EP
Summary
Text adopted by Parliament, 1st reading/single reading T8-0233/2017 01/06/2017
EP
Summary
Commission response to text adopted in plenary SP(2017)494 19/07/2017
Contribution
PT_PARLIAMENT
COM(2016)0758 30/01/2017
NP
Contribution
BE_CHAMBER
COM(2016)0758 06/02/2017
NP
Contribution
DE_BUNDESRAT
COM(2016)0758 21/02/2017
NP