27.11.2014   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 342/21


DECISION OF THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE

No 123/2014

of 27 June 2014

amending Annex II (Technical regulations, standards, testing and certification) to the EEA Agreement

THE EEA JOINT COMMITTEE,

Having regard to the Agreement on the European Economic Area (‘the EEA Agreement’), and in particular Article 98 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Commission Regulation (EU) No 848/2012 of 19 September 2012 amending Annex XVII to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) as regards phenylmercury compounds (1) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(2)

Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 254/2013 of 20 March 2013 amending Regulation (EC) No 340/2008 on the fees and charges payable to the European Chemicals Agency pursuant to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) (2) is to be incorporated into the EEA Agreement.

(3)

Annex II to the EEA Agreement should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

Chapter XV of Annex II to the EEA Agreement shall be amended as follows:

1.

The following indent is added in point 12zc (Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council):

‘—

32012 R 0848: Commission Regulation (EU) No 848/2012 of 19 September 2012 (OJ L 253, 20.9.2012, p. 5).’

2.

The following is added in point 12zf (Commission Regulation (EC) No 340/2008):

‘, as amended by:

32013 R 0254: Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) No 254/2013 of 20 March 2013 (OJ L 79, 21.3.2013, p. 7).’

Article 2

The texts of Regulation (EU) No 848/2012 and Implementing Regulation (EU) No 254/2013 in the Icelandic and Norwegian languages, to be published in the EEA Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, shall be authentic.

Article 3

This Decision shall enter into force on 28 June 2014, provided that all the notifications under Article 103(1) of the EEA Agreement have been made (3).

Article 4

This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 27 June 2014.

For the EEA Joint Committee

The President

Gianluca GRIPPA


(1)  OJ L 253, 20.9.2012, p. 5.

(2)  OJ L 79, 21.3.2013, p. 7.

(3)  No constitutional requirements indicated.