Other Acts P6_TA-PROV (2009)0116 (17/12/2009)
Type: Acts of the European Union: European Parliament resolution on improvements needed to the legal framework for access to documents following the entry into force of the Lisbon Treaty, Regulation (EC) n. 1049/2001
Authority: European Authorities - European Union: European Parliament
Subject: The European Parliament considers that, following the entry into force of the Treaty of Lisbon, Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 should be urgently updated by widening its scope to encompass the European Council, the European Central Bank, the ECJ, Europol and Eurojust, amending the provisions dealing with legislative procedures, updating the rules which deal with the treatments of internal documents, granting access to the information available, making EU documents more accessible by creating more user-friendly systems.
Classification: Citizens’ rights - Art. 42 Right to access documents of EU institutions
Notices: The EP made reference to the Charter of fundamental rights