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Medicines in Europe:
Commission-Council compromise procedure
Detailed update On 4 February 2003
Preparatory work for the Council of Ministers meeting in June 2003 includes a search for compromises between member state representatives and the European Commission. A good deal of work had been done by 4 February 2003, but some important points remained to be settled.
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Medicines in Europe: campaigning goes on!
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A number of important points supported by the Medicines in Europe Forum seem to have been accepted. Others have been rejected, however, and the Forum, together with all those who want to see a real European public health policy to emerge from this process, must now react energetically.
Here we summarise the points that appear to have been adopted, and those that must continue to be defended.

Points that appear to have been adopted
Points that must still be defended

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