Dear Secretariat General,
Under the right of access to documents in the EU treaties, as developed in Regulation 1049/2001, and under the same circumstances and with the same arguments put forward in requests GESTDEM 2016/5975, 2016/6006, 2016/6010, 2016/6050, I hereby request the following documents:
The travel expenses of Commissioner Oettinger, for the period 1 January to 29 February 2016, as contained in the relevant mission summary fiches/settlement of mission expenses.
Thank you for your e-mail dated 25/01/2017. We hereby acknowledge receipt of your application for access to documents, which was registered on 26/01/2017 under reference number GestDem 2017/472.
In accordance with Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 regarding public access to European Parliament, Council and Commission documents, your application will be handled within 15 working days. The time limit will expire on 16/02/2017.
In case this time limit needs to be extended, you will be informed in due course.
Dear Secretariat General of the European Commission,
Following my request for access to EU documents registered with GESTDEM reference number 2017/472, I am hereby submitting a confirmatory application under Article 7(4) of EU Regulation 1049/2001 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 30 May 2001 regarding public access to European Parliament, Council and Commission documents (“the Regulation”).
On Wednesday, January 25, 2017, I requested “the travel expenses of Commissioner Oettinger, for the period January and February 2016, as contained in the relevant mission summary fiches/settlement of mission expenses” via the AsktheEU.org website.
On January 26, 2017, the Commission acknowledged the receipt of the application and registered it with GESTDEM reference number 2017/472.
Since registering my request, the Commission has failed to communicate with me at all regarding my request, violating Articles 7(1) and 7(3) of the Regulation.
A full history of my request is available at https://www.asktheeu.org/en/request/trav...
I look forward to hearing from you.