Guide to application of machinery directive - 1 : The citations

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DIRECTIVE 2006/42/EC OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 17 May 2006 on machinery, and amending Directive 95/16/EC

(recast)

(Text with EEA relevance)

PREAMBLE TO THE MACHINERY DIRECTIVE - THE CITATIONS

§ 1      The citations

The citations included in the preamble to the Machinery Directive indicate the legal basis of the Directive, the opinions expressed by the relevant consultative Committee and the procedure according to which the Directive was adopted.

THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND THE COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION,

Having regard to the Treaty establishing the European Community, and in particular Article 95 thereof,

Having regard to the proposal from the Commission, (1)

Having regard to the opinion of the European Economic and

Social Committee, (2)

Acting in accordance with the procedure laid down in Article 251 of the Treaty, (3)

(1)      OJ C 154 E, 29.5.2001, p. 164.

(2)      OJ C 311, 7.11.2001, p. 1.

(3)      Opinion of the European Parliament of 4 July 2002 (OJ C 271 E, 12.11.2003, p. 491), Council Common Position of 18 July 2005 (OJ C 251 E, 11.10.2005, p. 1) and Position of the European Parliament of 15 December 2005 (not yet published in the Official Journal). Council Decision of 25 April 2006.

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