Act concerning the conditions of accession of the Republic of Bulgaria and Romania and the adjustments to the Treaties on which the European Union is founded - PART TWO:ADJUSTMENTS TO THE TREATIES - TITLE I:INSTITUTIONAL PROVISIONS - Article 9


Published: 2005-04-25

Subscribe to a Global-Regulation Premium Membership Today!

Key Benefits:

Subscribe Now for only USD$20 per month, or Get a Day Pass for only USD$4.99.
|

12005SA009

Act concerning the conditions of accession of the Republic of Bulgaria and Romania and the adjustments to the Treaties on which the European Union is founded - PART TWO:ADJUSTMENTS TO THE TREATIES - TITLE I:INSTITUTIONAL PROVISIONS - Article 9

Official Journal L 157 , 21/06/2005 P. 0206 - 0206


Article 9

1. The second paragraph of Article 189 of the EC Treaty and the second paragraph of Article 107 of the EAEC Treaty shall be replaced by the following:

"The number of Members of the European Parliament shall not exceed 736."

2. With effect from the start of the 2009-2014 term, in Article 190(2) of the EC Treaty and in Article 108(2) of the EAEC Treaty, the first subparagraph shall be replaced by the following:

"2. The number of representatives elected in each Member State shall be as follows:

Belgium | 22 |

Bulgaria | 17 |

Czech Republic | 22 |

Denmark | 13 |

Germany | 99 |

Estonia | 6 |

Greece | 22 |

Spain | 50 |

France | 72 |

Ireland | 12 |

Italy | 72 |

Cyprus | 6 |

Latvia | 8 |

Lithuania | 12 |

Luxembourg | 6 |

Hungary | 22 |

Malta | 5 |

Netherlands | 25 |

Austria | 17 |

Poland | 50 |

Portugal | 22 |

Romania | 33 |

Slovenia | 7 |

Slovakia | 13 |

Finland | 13 |

Sweden | 18 |

United Kingdom | 72." |

--------------------------------------------------