The Ispra-Seville Local Staff Committee is composed by 21 couples of staff members selected by all statutory staff working in the sites of Ispra and Seville, in accordance with Article 9 and Annex II of the Staff Regulations. Elections are carried out every 3 years. For all activities, in particular in relation to health, safety, infrastructure, social services, etc., it has to be stressed that the CLP has not the task to do the job of the various JRC services. Its task is to interact with them to give input for improvement, to channel complaints and to represent the interests of the staff via an active and open dialogue with our employers whenever possible.
The Plenary Assembly
During the inaugural plenary, under the chairmanship of the oldest member, the full members and their alternates elect:
The 21 full members, meeting periodically according to an agreed timetable, constitute the plenary assembly (plenary). Alternates may attend the plenary without the right to vote unless the full member is absent and they automatically become full members if the full member resigns.
The Bureau comprises the Chairman, at least one Vice-Chairman, a General Secretary and other Vice-Chairmen and Members as determined by the plenary.
The Bureau meets weekly and its tasks are:
Most of the work of the CLP is done in committees, which are working on central, i.e. on Commission or Inter-institutional level, or on local level
The role and the function of the Staff Committee is
To this effect, the Staff Committee
The Staff Committee is an elected statutory body which represents all officials and other agents of the Commission vis-à-vis the Administration and the College of Commissioners to ensure that the rules established by the Commission as regards staff (ex. in diverse areas such as training opportunities, social actions, part-time work, holidays, security and hygiene, child day-care, etc...) are fully respected. It is governed by statutory provisions (article 9 and annex II, section I) and by the "Rules governing the composition and functioning of the Staff Committee".
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