119th CoR Plenary Session

10/10/2016 12/10/2016 European Commission - Charlemagne building

The members of the European Committee of the Regions met in the 119th plenary session.

Fourteen opinions and three resolutions were on the agenda of this plenary session.
On the first day, at the European Parliament,  Ms Corina Creţu, Commissioner for Regional Policy, Mr Ramón Luis Valcárcel Siso, Vice-President of the European Parliament, Anton Marcinčin, Plenipotentiary of the Slovak government for support of least developed regions, and Mr Markku Markkula, CoR President, opened the 14th European Week of Regions and Cities (Open Days). 

On Tuesday 11 October, the plenary assembly debated on the topic Reflections on the EU – Present and future with Danuta Maria Hübner, Chair of the European Parliament Committee on Constitutional Affairs, and welcomed Vice-President Andrus Ansip, EU Commissioner for a Connected Digital Single Market. 
The full list of opinions which were adopted during the October plenary session:

CoR members also adopted the Resolution on the 2016 European Semester and in view of the 2017 Annual Growth Survey, the Resolution on the European Year of Cultural Heritage in 2018, and the Resolution on the Mid-term review of the Multiannual Financial Framework.


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