Friday, 12 September 2014
TTip Latest update September 12 2014. EU perspective. Keep up the fight to defend our NHS
Reply-To: linda kaucher <firstname.lastname@example.org>
The unelected European Commission has refused the proposal for a European Citizen's Initiative (ECI) against TTIP and CETA. ECI is the process which involves collecting a million signatures from at last 7 member states, to get a debate in the European Parliament and a response from the Commission. But the Commission first has to accept the proposal - and, in complex legal reasoning, it has refused.
This is the EC page, with the bare info, then link at bottom takes you to teh letter of refusal to the proposer
And here is the fightback response to the refusal