2008/512/EC: Decision of the European Parliament of 24 April 2007 on closing the accounts of the European Monitoring Centre on Racism and Xenophobia for the financial year 2005


Published: 2008-04-24

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15.7.2008   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 187/97


DECISION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

of 24 April 2007

on closing the accounts of the European Monitoring Centre on Racism and Xenophobia for the financial year 2005

(2008/512/EC)

THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT,

having regard to the final annual accounts of the European Monitoring Centre on Racism and Xenophobia for the financial year 2005 (1),

having regard to the Court of Auditors' report on the final annual accounts of the European Monitoring Centre on Racism and Xenophobia for the financial year 2005, together with the Centre's replies (2),

having regard to the Council's Recommendation of 27 February 2007 (5711/2007 — C6-0080/2007),

having regard to the EC Treaty, and in particular Article 276 thereof,

having regard to Council Regulation (EC, Euratom) No 1605/2002 of 25 June 2002 on the Financial Regulation applicable to the general budget of the European Communities (3), and in particular Article 185 thereof,

having regard to Council Regulation EC) No 1035/97 of 2 June 1997 establishing a European Monitoring Centre on Racism and Xenophobia (4), and in particular Article 12a thereof,

having regard to Commission Regulation (EC, Euratom) No 2343/2002 of 19 November 2002 on the framework Financial Regulation for the bodies referred to in Article 185 of Council Regulation (EC, Euratom) No 1605/2002 (5), and in particular Article 94 thereof,

having regard to Rule 71 of and Annex V to its Rules of Procedure,

having regard to the Report of the Committee on Budgetary Control and the opinion of the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (A6-0118/2007),

1.

Notes that the final annual accounts of the European Monitoring Centre on Racism and Xenophobia for the financial years 2004 and 2005 are as follows:

Revenue and expenditure account for the financial years 2004 and 2005

(in EUR 1000)

 

2005

2004

Revenue

 

 

Community subsidies

8 189

5 675

Other revenue

151

455

Financial revenue

 

21

Phare subsidy

90

82

Total revenue (a)

8 430

6 233

Expenditure

 

 

Staff — Title I of the budget

 

 

Payments

3 008

2 645

Appropriations carried over

70

85

Administration — Title II of the budget

 

 

Payments

550

447

Appropriations carried over

582

37

Operating activities — Title III of the budget

 

 

Payments

2 731

2 352

Appropriations carried over

667

745

Assigned revenue (Phare and other)

 

 

Payments

0

7

Appropriations carried over

90

0

Total expenditure (b)

7 698

6 318

Outturn for the financial year (a-b)

732

- 85

Balance carried over from the previous financial year

231

98

Appropriations carried over, cancelled

210

241

Appropriations for re-use from the previous financial year, not used

 

0

Amounts due written off

 

- 23

Exchange-rate differences

- 2

0

Balance for the financial year

1 171

231

Source: Data compiled by the Centre. This table summarises the data supplied by the Centre in its own annual accounts;

2.

Approves closing the accounts of the European Monitoring Centre on Racism and Xenophobia for the financial year 2005;

3.

Instructs its President to forward this Decision to the director of the European Monitoring Centre on Racism and Xenophobia, the Council, the Commission and the Court of Auditors, and to arrange for its publication in the Official Journal of the European Union (L series).

The President

Hans-Gert PÖTTERING

The Secretary-General

Harald RØMER


(1)  OJ C 266, 31.10.2006, p. 46.

(2)  OJ C 312, 19.12.2006, p. 93.

(3)  OJ L 248, 16.9.2002, p. 1. Regulation as amended by Regulation (EC, Euratom) No 1995/2006 (OJ L 390, 30.12.2006, p. 1).

(4)  OJ L 151, 10.6.1997, p. 1. Regulation as amended by Regulation (EC) No 1652/2003 (OJ L 245, 29.9.2003, p. 33).

(5)  OJ L 357, 31.12.2002, p. 72.