The EUROPEAN INSTITUCTIONSA research by Tosatto,Cicalese and Leoni
THE PARLIAMENTThe european parliament is the only institution to be elected fromeuropean people and the elections are held every 5 years.Theparliament is composed by 785 people, from all european states. theparliament is based in Strasbourg, in Bruxelles and Lussembourg
The Parliament has got three principal function: it approves the european laws it can approves or reject the members of all europeaninstituctions the budget power: it can changes EU’s expense
It divides in nine configurations:General Affairs and External RelationsEconomical and financial affairsGiustice and internal affairsEmployment protection and health of peopleBusiness Competition°Telecommunications, transport and energyFishing and agricolture°Environmental protection°istruction and culture
THE EUROPEAN COMMISSIONThe European Commission represents the EuropeanUnion in the world and it has the executive power;it is based on Bruxelles. It can propose new laws to theParliament.
THE COURT OF AUDITORSthe court of auditors function is to control the europeanmoney are used correctly. It is based on Luxebourg
THE COURT OF JUSTICEIt ensures the application of the laws and settles disputesbetween states, it is composed of 27 judges and is based inLuxembourg
EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKThe European CentralBank defines the valueof the euro and isheadquartered inFrankfurt.