|Author (Corporate)||European Parliament: European Parliamentary Research Service|
|Series Title||In-Depth Analysis|
|Publication Date||September 2016|
Following the Council decision of 12 July 2016 establishing that Spain and Portugal did not take effective action under the Excessive Deficit Procedure, the Commission shall make a proposal to suspend, part or all, of the commitments and payments for the programmes related to the European Structural and Investment Funds for these two Member States. In this context, the European Parliament invited the Commission for a structured dialogue.
|Subject Categories||Economic and Financial Affairs, Internal Markets|
|Subject Tags||European Structural and Investment Funds [ESIF]|
|Countries / Regions||Portugal, Spain|
|International Organisations||European Union [EU]|