Update: press release from European Parliament.
The European Parliament has called for the withdrawal agreement to incorporate the full set of rights citizens currently enjoy and to ensure reciprocity, equity, symmetry and non-discrimination for EU citizens in the United Kingdom and UK citizens in the European Union. On 1 February 2018 the Committee on Employment and Social Affairs, the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs and the Committee on Petitions will hold a public hearing to take stock of the situation on citizens’ rights after the announcement in December 2017 that sufficient progress has been achieved in the negotiations for the withdrawal agreement.
The agenda items include the joint EMPL-TRAN Hearing: Working conditions of mobile workers in transport.
The Amendments 1-426 are now available.
Amendments 1 – 380 and 381 – 513 are now available.
Agenda items on the 3rd May include a vote on the adoption of an opinion in letter form on the EGF application by Nokia Network Systems.
“7 EMPL Members will travel to Washington D.C. from 18-21.4.2017. The main purpose will be to follow up issues raised at the “EMPL Working Group on Labour market impacts of digitalisation, robotics and artificial intelligence”, especially as regards consequences for employment and social protection and to monitor developments in the US relating to the remit of EMPL. Furthermore it is planned to meet government representatives,social partners,stakeholders and representatives of the World Bank.”