Summary of decision making in the EU
Here is a table to summarize the decision making procedures that have been discussed in this module.
|Decision making procedure||Ordinary legislative procedure||Consent||Consultation||CFSP|
|Commission proposal||Yes||Yes||Yes||No (member state or High Representative Proposal – Commission can propose with HR/VP)|
|Parliament veto||Yes||Yes||No||No (often not consulted)|
|Qualified Majority Voting||Yes||Sometimes||Sometimes||Occasionally on some technical matters – but member states can veto most of the time if they so desire|