The proposal has been approved by the European Parliament. The following is the Resolution passed by the Parliament. The text of the Commission Proposal can also be seen at: COM(2001)287
DRAFT LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION
European Parliament legislative resolution on the proposal for a Council decision on on the accession of the European Community to the Codex Alimentarius Commission (COM(2001) 287 - C5-0310/2001 - 2001/0120(CNS))
The European Parliament,
1. Approves the Commission proposal;
2. Calls on the Council to notify Parliament should it intend to depart from the text approved by Parliament;
3. Asks to be consulted again should the Council intend to amend the Commission proposal substantially;
4. Instructs its President to forward its position to the Council and Commission.