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European Parliament holds extraordinary session on COVID-19

Belgium, Brussels

The European Parliament is holding an extraordinary session in Brussels on Thursday, March 26, on the implementation of special measures to tackle the effects of the COVID-19 outbreak.

The parliament is set to vote on legislative proposals from the European Commission, such as making available the 37€ billion of the Cohesion fund to member states, as well extending the EU Solidarity Fund to cover public health emergencies and stopping so-called ghost flights caused by the pandemic.​

For the first time, members of the European Parliament will be allowed to participate remotely, including the vote via email.

Date of startMarch 26, 2020
Time of start09:00
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The European Parliament is holding an extraordinary session in Brussels on Thursday, March 26, on the implementation of special measures to tackle the effects of the COVID-19 outbreak. The parliament is set to vote on legislative proposals from the European Commission, such as making available the 37€ billion of the Cohesion fund to member states, as well extending the EU Solidarity Fund to cover public health emergencies and stopping so-called ghost flights caused by the pandemic.​ For the first time, members of the European Parliament will be allowed to participate remotely, including the vote via email.