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The Commission as an Agent: Delegation of Executive Power in the European Union

Mark A. Pollack

in The Engines of European Integration: Delegation, Agency, and Agenda Setting in the EU

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199251179
eISBN:
9780191600111
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199251177.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

European Union governments have delegated executive and agenda‐setting powers to the Commission primarily to reduce the transaction costs of policy‐making, and they have designed complex control ... More


Justifying Comitology: The Promise of Deliberation

Jürgen Neyer

in European Integration After Amsterdam: Institutional Dynamics and Prospects for Democracy

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198296409
eISBN:
9780191599989
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198296401.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

Provides basic data on comitology and introduces the normative concerns voiced by the EP. Responding to the inter‐institutional debate and the Commission's proposal concerning the reform of ... More


Institutional Balance Versus Institutional Innovation

Giandomenico Majone

in Dilemmas of European Integration: The Ambiguities and Pitfalls of Integration by Stealth

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199274307
eISBN:
9780191603310
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199274304.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter discusses the delegation of implementing powers by the Council (or by the Council and the EP) to the Commission or to European agencies. While delegation to the Commission may involve ... More


Has Government by Committee Lost the Public's Confidence?

William Wallace

in Elitism, Populism, and European Politics

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198280354
eISBN:
9780191599422
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198280351.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

The European Communities were built around a series of committees. The central tension was between the Council of Ministers and its substructure of intergovernmental committees and the European ... More


EU committee governance

Jarle Trondal

in An Emergent European Executive Order

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199579426
eISBN:
9780191722714
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199579426.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, European Union

Chapter 9 explores the role of EU committees in the emergent European Executive Order. EU committees are important laboratories for studying transformational change that transcends the territorial ... More


A Layered European Public Sphere

Erik O. Eriksen

in The Unfinished Democratization of Europe

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199572519
eISBN:
9780191722400
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199572519.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, European Union, Democratization

The development of post‐national democracy in Europe depends not merely on rights but also on the emergence of an overarching communicative space that functions as a public sphere. But is this ... More


Comitology: Delegation of Powers in the European Union and the Committee System

Carl Fredrik Bergström

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199280018
eISBN:
9780191700095
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280018.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

In almost all fields of cooperation that are covered by the EC Treaty, the formal competence to adopt legislation has been assigned to the Council (which must normally collaborate with the European ... More


Supranational Delegation and National Executive Leadership since the 1950s

Peter L. Lindseth

in Power and Legitimacy: Reconciling Europe and the Nation-State

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195390148
eISBN:
9780199866397
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195390148.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public International Law

This chapter initiates the discussion of the legal-historical effort to translate elements of the postwar constitutional settlement into supranational form over the last half-century. The focus here ... More


Changing Rules of Delegation: A Contest for Power in Comitology

Adrienne Héritier, Catherine Moury, Carina S. Bischoff, and Carl Fredrik Bergström

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199653621
eISBN:
9780191751349
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199653621.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

With each legislative issue, legislators have to decide whether to delegate decision-making to the executive and/or to expert bodies in order to flesh out the details of this legislation, or, ... More


Controlling the EU Executive?: The Politics of Delegation in the European Union

Gijs Jan Brandsma and Jens Blom-Hansen

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198767909
eISBN:
9780191821769
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198767909.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

Every year the EU Commission issues thousands of rules based on powers delegated by the Council of Ministers and the European Parliament. But delegation is carefully controlled. Traditionally, ... More


European legislation and comitology: The development of the comitology system

Adrienne Héritier, Catherine Moury, Carina Bischoff, and Carl-Fredrik Bergström

in Changing Rules of Delegation: A Contest for Power in Comitology

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199653621
eISBN:
9780191751349
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199653621.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

The first chapter offers background information on the Commission’s implementing powers. The comitology system dates from the 1960s, when the Council, overburdened with the implementation of the ... More


The Years of Entrenchment

Carl Fredrik Bergström

in Comitology: Delegation of Powers in the European Union and the Committee System

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199280018
eISBN:
9780191700095
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280018.003.0004
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter covers the period 1985 to 2000 and the development of the committee system during the years that saw the old Community transform into a European Union. The exact nature of the new Union ... More


EU Administrative Law

Paul Craig

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199568628
eISBN:
9780191739415
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199568628.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The second edition of this book provides comprehensive coverage of the administrative system in the EU and the principles of judicial review that apply in this area. The chapters in the first half of ... More


Organizational Arrangements for European Union Administrative Action

Herwig C.H. Hofmann, Gerard C. Rowe, and Alexander H. TÜrk

in Administrative Law and Policy of the European Union

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199286485
eISBN:
9780191730894
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199286485.003.0009
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter discusses the organizational forms central to European administrative governance. It sets out the central features of these forms, their rationale(s) and, wherever possible, offers an ... More


The impact of the 1999 Comitology Decision: Agricultural and taxation policy

Adrienne Héritier, Catherine Moury, Carina Bischoff, and Carl-Fredrik Bergström

in Changing Rules of Delegation: A Contest for Power in Comitology

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199653621
eISBN:
9780191751349
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199653621.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter examines how changes of powers in the interinstitutional balance have affected the willingness of the Commission and the Council to delegate legislative power to comitology committees. ... More


Rulemaking by the European Commission: The New System for Delegation of Powers

Carl Fredrik Bergström and Dominique Ritleng (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198703235
eISBN:
9780191772535
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198703235.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This book examines the expectations on the new system for delegations of powers in the light of the experience after its first few years of operation and provides a balanced assessment of the legal ... More


Misfits: EU Law and the Transformation of European Governance

Renaud Dehousse

in Good Governance in Europe's Integrated Market

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199246083
eISBN:
9780191697548
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199246083.003.0007
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter focuses on the relationship between European law and the functional needs of market integration of market governance. It begins by highlighting the main transformations occurring in ... More


Introduction

Carl Fredrik Bergström

in Comitology: Delegation of Powers in the European Union and the Committee System

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199280018
eISBN:
9780191700095
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280018.003.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

The book is divided into two main parts: a first part where the general development of the committee system is outlined and those aspects identified which must be considered to have been decisive; ... More


The Time for Change?

Carl Fredrik Bergström

in Comitology: Delegation of Powers in the European Union and the Committee System

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199280018
eISBN:
9780191700095
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280018.003.0005
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter offers a rather extensive summary. It hopes that it makes it possible to see a pattern with respect to the development of the committee system: the rather surprising consistency with ... More


Institutional Contestation of Delegation in the EU Over Time

Gijs Jan Brandsma and Jens Blom-Hansen

in Controlling the EU Executive?: The Politics of Delegation in the European Union

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198767909
eISBN:
9780191821769
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198767909.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

Chapter 3 begins the book’s empirical analysis. It focuses on the pre-Lisbon situation and investigates how delegation and control evolved from the early 1960s until the Lisbon Treaty came into ... More


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