Inquiry into emission measurements in the automotive sector: extracts from the debate on the report by Jens GIESEKE (EPP, DE) and Gerben-Jan GERBRANDY (ALDE, NL)
Event date: 04/04/2017
During the EP plenary session (3-6 April2017) in Strasbourg, MEPs debate on recommendations to the EU Commission and member states on how to remedy flaws in checks on car manufacturers and close legal loopholes to prevent further cheating in emissions tests, while also properly enforcing laws to protect air quality. Statements by Jens GIESEKE (EPP, DE) and Gerben-Jan GERBRANDY (ALDE, NL), Co-rapporteurs, Elzbieta BIENKOWSKA, Member of the EC in charge of Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, Kathleen VAN BREMPT (S&D, BE), and Bas EICKHOUT (Greens/EFA, NL).
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