Revision of the Rules of Procedure of the European Parliament

Now that the Treaty of Lisbon is about to enter into force, the European Parliament has to revise its Rules of Procedure. The revisions accommodate the arrival of 18 new MEPs, increased legislative powers and a new procedure for adopting the EU budget which puts the European Parliament on an equal footing with the Council.

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