Italian Presidency of the European Union Council Working Party on Statistics

Fourth meeting of the CWPS under the Italian Presidency



03 November 2014

Fourth meeting of the CWPS under the Italian Presidency


The fourth meeting of the Council Working Party on Statistics (CWPS) took place in Brussels on 31 October 2014. Three regulations were on the agenda:

a) Proposal for a regulation of the European PArliament and of the Council on the provision and quality of statistics for the macroeconomic imbalances procedure.

b) ECB raccomandation for a Council regulation amending Regulation (EC) No. 2533 concerning the collection of statistical information by the European Central Banks.

c) Proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EC) No. 1365/2006 of statistics on goods transport by inland waterways as of conferring the power of delegated and implementing powers upon the Commission for the adoption of certain measures. Item for information.

d) Proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EC) No. 91/2003 on rail trasnport statistics, as regard the collection of data on goods, passengers and accidents. Item for information.