25.9.2012   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

C 288/4


COUNCIL DECISION

of 24 September 2012

appointing one member of the Management Board of the European Chemicals Agency

2012/C 288/03

THE COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION,

Having regard to the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union,

Having regard to Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 December 2006 concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH), establishing a European Chemicals Agency (1), and in particular Article 79 thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

Article 79 of Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 provides that the Council is to appoint as members of the Management Board of the European Chemicals Agency (‘the Management Board’) one representative from each Member State.

(2)

By Decision of 7 June 2007 (2) the Council appointed 27 members of the Management Board of the European Chemicals Agency.

(3)

The Hungarian Government has informed the Council of its intention to replace the Hungarian representative on the Management Board and has submitted a nomination for a new representative, who should be appointed for a period which runs until 31 May 2013,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

Ms. Krisztina CSENGŐDY of Hungarian nationality, born on 9 January 1961, shall be appointed member of the Management Board of the European Chemicals Agency in place of Mr. Zoltán ADAMIS for the period from 25 September 2012 to 31 May 2013.

Article 2

This Decision shall enter into force on the day of its adoption.

Done at Brussels, 24 September 2012.

For the Council

The President

S. ALETRARIS


(1)  OJ L 396, 30.12.2006, p. 1.

(2)  OJ C 134, 16.6.2007, p. 6.