Dato for begivenhed: 12/03/2018
The European Parliament has a range of supervisory and control powers. These allow it to exercise oversight over other institutions, to monitor the proper use of the EU budget and to ensure the correct implementation of EU law.
MEPs vote on a resolution in light of the controversial appointment of EU Commission Secretary-General Martin Selmayr.
Günther Oettinger, Member of the EC in charge of Budget and Human Resources, participates in the hearing of the Committee on Budgetary Control on the integrity policy of the Commission, in particular the appointment of the Secretary-General of the EC.
MEPs quiz Commissioner Günther Oettinger on the EU Commission’s appointment policy. Martin Selmayr’s appointment as European Commission Secretary-General on 1 March has drawn criticism from some MEPs, who want answers to questions about the transparency, integrity and accountability of the whole appointment process.