The Commission submitted on 31 July 1991 a proposal for a Council Decision adopting specific research programmes to be implemented by the Joint Research Centre for the EEC for a period running from 1 January 1992 to 31 December 1994 (COM(91) 281). The specific programmes, which fully reflect the approach embodied in the third Framework programme, comprise: - Industrial and Materials Technologies (ECU 77.22 million) - Measurement and testing (ECU 89.10 million); - Environment (ECU 148.5 million); - Human capital and mobility (ECU 24.75 million). The funds estimated as necessary for the execution of the programme amount to ECU 339.57 million, plus ECU 3.43 million reserved for the centralized action on dissemination and exploitation of results. The scientific and technical objectives of the programmes, the rules for implementing them and the indicative breakdown of expenditures are annexed to the proposal.
Policy making and guidelines
6 March 1992