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Pharmaceutical Committee (X02858)
Group which operates on a permanent basis
Policy Area:
Public Health
Lead DG:
SANTE - DG Health and Food Safety
Formal, Permanent
Examine problems raised by the implementation of the measures adopted by the legislator as regards the approximation of the laws relating to proprietary medicinal products for human use. The Commission shall consult the Committee when preparing proposals for Directives in the field of proprietary medicinal products, and in particular when it considers any amendments to Directive 2001/83/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 6 November 2001 on the Community code relating to medicinal products for human use which it might have occasion to propose.
Assist the Commission in relation to the implementation of existing Union legislation, programmes and policies
Assist the Commission in the preparation of delegated acts
Assist the Commission in the preparation of legislative proposals and policy initiatives
Coordinate with Member States, exchange of views
Provides expertise to the Commission when preparing implementing measures, i.e. before the Commission submits these draft measures to a comitology committee
EU Agencies (Public health), Type D - Member State Authority
Publication in RegExp:
18 Dec 2012
Creating Act:
Council Decision 75/320/EEC of 20 May 1975
Link to Website:
Last updated:
31 May 2016
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