Draft regulation on the citizens\' initiativeExcerpt: This Regulation sets out the procedures and conditions applicable to the citizens’ initiative, in line with Article 11 of the Treaty on European Union and Article 24 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union.
EN Draft regulation on the citizens initiative
The inadequacy of the current European Union is increasingly evident, as the recent story of the tragic vaccine supply mess has also shown. The need to reform it on a new moral, political, social and economic basis is increasingly pressing.
On 9 January 2020, a number of leading personalities in the European Parliament, including Guy Verhofstadt, Manfred Weber, Iratxe García Pérez, Ska Keller, and Helmut Scholz, in representation of the liberal, Christian democratic, socialist, green, and left-wing groups, submitted a motion for a resolution to the European Parliament recommending a conference on the future of Europe.