Преслав Борисов - Член на Европейския парламент

Committee on Internal Market and Consumer protection

Preslav Borissov is member.

The Committee is responsible for:

  1. Coordination at Community level of national legislation in the sphere of the internal market and for the customs union, in particular:
    (a) The free movement of goods including the harmonisation of technical standards,
    (b)  The right of establishment,
    (c)  The freedom to provide services except in the financial and postal sectors;
  2. Measures aiming at the identification and removal of potential obstacles to the functioning of the internal market;
  3. The promotion and protection of the economic interests of consumers, except for public health and food safety issues, in the context of the establishment of the internal market.

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The Committee on Internal Market and Consumer Protection voted in favor of “made in”

The Committee on Internal Market and Consumer Protection voted in favor of “made in”

On 17th of October, the members of the Committee on Internal Market and Consumer Protection voted the legislation proposed by the European Commission about the safety of non-food products, a legislation in which 353 amendments were made by the MEPs.

The main point of the disagreement was article 7, which forces the producers to label the country of origin, so the identification and traceability of the products can be improved.

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The European Parliament voted for keeping slim cigarettes

The European Parliament voted for keeping slim cigarettes
Today, on 8th of October MEPs backed in Plenary in Strasbourg the long-awaited Directive for marketing and production of tobacco products which aim is to prevent young people from smoking. The debates have continued for months.
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All cars in the EU should be equipped with the emergency call system e-Call, starting from October, 2015

All cars in the EU should be equipped with the emergency call system e-Call, starting from October, 2015
This is what the European Commission stated today, 25th of September, during a meeting of the members of Committee on Internal Market and Consumer Protection where its new legislative proposal was presented.
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The European Parliament works on a report on payment accounts

The European Parliament works on a report on payment accounts
The Member of the European Parliament Mr. Preslav Borissov (EPP / GERB) has been nominated as rapporteur on the Payment Accounts Directive, which is going to be debated in the Committee of Internal Market and Consumer Protection. The draft legislative proposal has three main goals:
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Preslav Borissov: counting on competitiveness is one of the key solutions for the development of the automotive sector in Europe by 2020

Preslav Borissov: counting on competitiveness is one of the key solutions for the development of the automotive sector in Europe by 2020

On the 5th of September 2013, the members of the Committee on Internal Market and Consumer Protection adopted the own-initiative report on the future of the automobile industry in Europe. Preslav Borissov MEP (GERB), who is rapporteur on behalf of the EPP Group commented:

“I am glad that with my colleagues and especially with the rapporteur from S&D Mr. Koferatti, we achieved a balanced text, which included important ideas, many of which I have suggested.

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Preslav Borisov: the goals that we set for the development of the European automobile industry should be realistic and achievable

Preslav Borisov: the goals that we set for the development of the European automobile industry should be realistic and achievable
On July 9, the members of the Committee on Internal Market and Consumer Protection discussed the amendments tabled on the report on the development of the automotive industry in Europe: CARS 2020.
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Preslav Borisov: "we have managed to defend menthol and slim cigarettes at the Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee"

Today, on the 18th of June, the members of the Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee (IMCO) voted the amendments tabled to the report on the manufacture, presentation and sale of tobacco and related products.
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The members of the IMCO Committee at the European Parliament to decide on the ban of flavoured cigarettes

On 30 May, the members of the Committee on Internal Market and Consumer protection (IMCO) discussed the amendments tabled on the report drafted by the Polish representative Malgorzata Handzlik (EPP) on the presentation and sale of tobacco and related products.
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Preslav Borissov stresses on investing in innovations for the future development of the European automotive industry

On 29 May the members of the Committee on Internal Market and Consumer Protection discussed the draft opinion of the socialist member Mr. Cofferati, entitled CARS 2020: towards a strong, competitive and sustainable car industry on Europe.
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Product Safety in the EU and Market Surveillance

On May 7, 2013, the members of the Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee (IMCO) discussed the proposal of the European Commission concerning better product safety and better market surveillance.
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