Orgalime comments on EP IMCO amendments on the EC proposal of a Regulation on European Standardisation

Published: 16 March 2012

Policies & Issues: Internal Market - Compliance, Standards & Enforcement

IMCO draft Report on European Standardisation– Rapporteur: Lara Comi (COM(2011)0315 – C7 0150/2011 – 2011/0150(COD))

Orgalime welcomes the Report drafted by Ms Comi, Rapporteur to the EP Committee on Internal Market and Consumer protection on the Commission Proposal for a Regulation on European standardisation - COM(2011)315, as commented in our position paper of 2 February 2012.

Although the report mirrors many of our concerns, we believe that there is still some room for further improvements, to be discussed in the Committee on Internal Market and Consumer Affairs (IMCO) whose vote is scheduled on 20 March 2012, and final discussions in the Council Working Group on Technical Harmonisation in the coming weeks.

Related Position Papers

Internal Market: Orgalim response to the European Commission Call for Evidence for an evaluation of Regulation 1025/2012 [28 September 2023]

Internal Market: Join Statement on the Right to Know [11 September 2023]

Internal Market: Enhancing EU manufacturing competitiveness with a future-proof approach to placing products on the Single Market [27 June 2023]

Internal Market: Orgalim Position on the Single Market Emergency Instrument (SMEI) proposal [20 March 2023]

Internal Market: Securing Europe’s industrial competitiveness – An agenda to recommit to the Single Market [15 February 2023]

Digital Transformation: Industry calls on EU legislators to respect principles of the New Legislative Framework in the AI Act [30 September 2022]

Internal Market: Criteria for common specifications [27 September 2022]

Internal Market: Joint industry statement – Feedback on the Standardisation Strategy [6 April 2022]

Internal Market: Orgalim Position paper on the New Legislative Framework [7 March 2022]