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Directorate-General for Budget (BUDG)

Met dank overgenomen van Europa Nu.

This Directorate-General is responsible for keeping the expenses and the income of the annual budget of the EU within the prescribed limits. The DG also helps with the preparation of the annual budget of the EU.

The main tasks are:

  • proposing a budgetary regulatory framework
  • preparing the budgetary proposals and manage their follow-through up until adoption by the budgetary authority
  • managing the expenditure of the EU
  • appropriation and allocation of the budget
  • controlling and managing annual accounts
  • promoting sound financial management within Commission services
 

1.

Legislative proposals in negotiation

There are 2672 proposals for legislative or other legal instruments of this Directorate-General in negotiations with the Council and the European Parliament.
Date Title
26.01.2017  Draft amending budget no 1 to the budget 2017 accompanying the proposal to mobilise the EU Solidarity Fund to provide assistance to the United Kingdom, Cyprus and ...
com(2017)46
 
26.01.2017  Mobilisation of the EU Solidarity Fund to provide assistance to the United Kingdom, Cyprus and Portugal.
Decision com(2017)45
 
21.12.2016  Adaptation of the ceiling of own resources and for appropriations for commitments following entry into force of Council Decision 2014/335 on the system of own resources.
Communication com(2016)829
 
19.10.2016  Amending budget no 6 to the budget 2016 accompanying the proposal: to mobilise the EU Solidarity Fund to provide assistance to Germany.
Decision com(2016)680
 
19.10.2016  Mobilisation of the EU Solidarity Fund to provide assistance to Germany.
Decision com(2016)681
 

2.

Legislation currently being implemented

There are 90 laws or other legal instruments of the Council and the European Parliament, previously proposed by this Directorate-General, which are currently being implemented by the member states.
Date Title
13.07.2016  Mobilisation of the EU Solidarity Fund to provide assistance to Greece following the earthquake that affected the Ionian Islands in November 2015.
Decision com(2016)462
 
30.09.2015  Mobilisation of the Flexibility Instrument for immediate budgetary measures under the European Agenda on Migration.
Decision com(2015)486
 
23.07.2015  Mobilisation of the EU Solidarity Fund.
Decision com(2015)370
 
27.05.2015  Mobilisation of the EU Solidarity Fund to provide for payment of advances in the 2016 budget.
Decision com(2015)281
 
15.04.2015  Mobilisation of the EU Solidarity Fund (Floods in Romania, Bulgaria and Italy).
Decision com(2015)162
 

3.

Legislation in force

There are at least 76 laws or other legal instruments in force that have been previously proposed by this Directorate-General.
Date Title
18.07.2016  General Budget of the EU for 2017.
Budget com(2016)300
 
14.10.2015  Mobilisation of the Flexibility Instrument for immediate budgetary measures under the European Agenda on Migration.
Decision com(2015)514
 
14.09.2015  Amendment of Regulation 609/2014 on the methods and procedure for making available the traditional, VAT and GNI-based own resources and the measures to meet cash ...
Regulation com(2015)447
 
17.10.2014  Mobilisation of the EU Solidarity Fund.
Decision com(2014)648
 
08.09.2014  Mobilisation of the EU Solidarity Fund.
Decision com(2014)565