U.S. Congress and the European Parliament: Evolving Transatlantic Legislative Cooperation [December 30, 2010] [open pdf - 326KB]
"This report provides background on the Congress-EP [European Parliament] relationship and the role of the TLD [Transatlantic Legislators' Dialogue]. It also explores potential future options should an effort to strengthen ties between the two bodies gain momentum. For additional information, see CRS [Congressional Research Service] Report RS21998, 'The European Parliament', and CRS Report RL34735, 'Transatlantic Regulatory Cooperation: A Possible Role for Congress.'"
CRS Report for Congress, R41552
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