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Name:
Health Security Committee (X00892)
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Group which operates on a permanent basis
Abbreviation:
HSC
Policy Area:
Public Health
Lead DG:
SANTE - DG Health and Food Safety
Type:
Formal, Permanent
Scope:
Limited
Mission:
- supporting the exchange of information between the Member States and the Commission on the experience acquired with regard to the implementation of Decision 1082/2013/EU; - coordination in liaison with the Commission of the preparedness and response planning of the Member States in accordance with Article 4 of Decision 1082/2013/EU; - coordination in liaison with the Commission of the risk and crisis communication and responses of the Member States to serious cross-border threats to health
Task:
Assist the Commission in relation to the implementation of existing Union legislation, programmes and policies
Assist the Commission in the preparation of legislative proposals and policy initiatives
Coordinate with Member States, exchange of views
Composition:
EU Institutions/Bodies (Public affairs), Type D - Member State Authority
Publication in RegExp:
29 Sep 2005
Creating Act:
Decision No 1082/2013/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 22 October 2013 on serious cross-border threats to health and repealing Decision No 2119/98/EC
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Last updated:
31 May 2016
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