Lobby behind the difficulty in the minimum wage directive
Dear European Economic and Social Committee,
Under the right of access to documents in the EU treaties, as developed in Regulation 1049/2001, I am requesting documents which contain the following information:
minimum wage directive: interest groups who opposed the proposal.
What was the position of the Regulatory Scrutiny Board on the directive.
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Dear Ms. Giacomello,
We refer to your request for access to documents registered on 17/02/2023
under reference n° ICD-AD-02/2023.
The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) is an institutional
consultative body, established in 1957 by the Treaty of Rome and
represents the various socio-economic groups in organised civil society.
All opinions are forwarded to the EU's decision-making bodies and then
published in the EU's Official Journal.
Please find below the link to the EESC Opinion on the Proposal for a
directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on adequate
minimum wages in the European Union.
We regret to inform you that we did not find any document about the
Regulatory Scrutiny Board, that is an independent body within the European
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