Document reference

1998/0072(COD)  
Genetically modified organisms GMOs: deliberate release into the environment (repeal. Directive 90/220/EEC)  
Basic information  

1998/0072(COD)

COD - Ordinary legislative procedure (ex-codecision procedure)
Directive

Amended by 2001/0180(COD)
Amended by 2006/0296(COD)
Amended by 2010/0208(COD)
See also 2013/2974(RSP)
Amended by 2018/0088(COD)

Subject
3.10.06 Crop products in general, floriculture
3.10.09.06 Agro-genetics, GMOs
3.70.01 Protection of natural resources: fauna, flora, nature, wildlife, countryside; biodiversity
3.70.06 Soil pollution, deterioration
4.60.04.04 Food safety

Status

Procedure completed

 

Key players  
Key events  
03/03/1997
Debate in Council
16/10/1997
Debate in Council
16/12/1997
Debate in Council
23/02/1998
Legislative proposal published
COM(1998)0085 Eur-Lex link
09/03/1998
Committee referral announced in Parliament, 1st reading/single reading
16/06/1998
Debate in Council
06/10/1998
Debate in Council
20/12/1998
Debate in Council
21/01/1999
Vote in committee, 1st reading/single reading
21/01/1999
Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading
10/02/1999
Debate in Parliament
11/02/1999
Decision by Parliament, 1st reading/single reading
T4-0105/1999
11/03/1999
Debate in Council
26/03/1999
Modified legislative proposal published
COM(1999)0139 Eur-Lex link
09/12/1999
Council position published
20/01/2000
Committee referral announced in Parliament, 2nd reading
21/03/2000
Vote in committee, 2nd reading
21/03/2000
Committee recommendation tabled for plenary, 2nd reading
11/04/2000
Debate in Parliament
12/04/2000
Decision by Parliament, 2nd reading
12/09/2000
Parliament's amendments rejected by Council
08/11/2000
Formal meeting of Conciliation Committee
14/12/2000
Final decision by Conciliation Committee
20/12/2000
Joint text approved by Conciliation Committee co-chairs
26/01/2001
Report tabled for plenary, 3rd reading
13/02/2001
Debate in Parliament
14/02/2001
Decision by Parliament, 3rd reading
15/02/2001
Decision by Council, 3rd reading
12/03/2001
Final act signed
12/03/2001
End of procedure in Parliament
17/04/2001
Final act published in Official Journal
Technical information  
Procedure reference
1998/0072(COD)
Procedure type
COD - Ordinary legislative procedure (ex-codecision procedure)
Procedure subtype
Legislation
Legislative instrument
Directive

Amended by 2001/0180(COD)

Amended by 2006/0296(COD)

Amended by 2010/0208(COD)

See also 2013/2974(RSP)

Amended by 2018/0088(COD)

Legal basis
EC Treaty (after Amsterdam) EC 095
Stage reached in procedure
Procedure completed
Committee dossier
CODE/5/13635
Documentation gateway  
Final act