On 17 March, two members of the Dutch parliament presented a draft European Information Law.
By Päivi Leino-Sandberg
Throughout the process, the general objective remains to ensure democratic legitimacy and accountability at the level at which decisions are taken and implemented. Any new steps towards strengthening economic governance will need to be accompanied by further steps towards stronger legitimacy and accountability. (2)
On 29 April, the Brussels-based EU office of international NGO Transparency International launched the first-ever comprehensive integrity report on the European institutions.
Parliamentary disobedience in the the eurosceptic UK strengthens democratic oversight in the EU.