2008/510/EC: Decision of the European Parliament of 24 April 2007 on closing the accounts of the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions for the financial year 2005


Published: 2008-04-24

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15.7.2008   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 187/90


DECISION OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

of 24 April 2007

on closing the accounts of the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions for the financial year 2005

(2008/510/EC)

THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT,

having regard to the final annual accounts of the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions for the financial year 2005 (1),

having regard to the Court of Auditors' report on the final annual accounts of the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions for the financial year 2005, together with the Foundation'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 (EEC) No 1365/75 of 26 May 1975 on the creation of a European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (4), and in particular Article 16 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 Employment and Social Affairs (A6-0098/2007),

1.

Notes that the final annual accounts of the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions 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

 

 

Commission subsidies

18 800

18 000

Miscellaneous revenue

5

5

Revenue from services rendered

158

81

Total revenue (a)

18 963

18 086

Expenditure

 

 

Staff — Title I of the budget

 

 

Payments

8 814

8 606

Appropriations carried over

157

132

 

 

 

Administration — Title II of the budget

 

 

Payments

875

1 267

Appropriations carried over

507

489

 

 

 

Operating activities — Title III of the budget

 

 

Payments

4 967

5 056

Appropriations carried over

3 809

2 522

Total expenditure (b)

19 130

18 072

Outturn for the financial year (a - b)

- 167

14

Balance carried over from the previous financial year

-1 224

-1 296

Appropriations carried over and cancelled

71

34

Sums from the previous financial year for re-use and not used

0

18

Phare revenue collected

260

0

Phare revenue to be collected

0

0

Phare expenditure

- 145

0

Other adjustments

0

10

Exchange rate differences

0

- 4

Balance for the financial year

-1 205

-1 224

Source: The Foundation's data. This table summarises the data provided by the Foundation in its annual accounts.

2.

Approves closing the accounts of the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions for the financial year 2005;

3.

Instructs its President to forward this Decision to the executive director of the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions, 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. 37.

(2)  OJ C 312, 19.12.2006, p. 80.

(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 139, 30.5.1975, p. 1. Regulation as last amended by Regulation (EC) No 1111/2005 (OJ L 184, 15.7.2005, p. 1).

(5)  OJ L 357, 31.12.2002, p. 72.