Without it the EU’s legislative engine would not run, but to many its workings are a mystery. Charlie Dunmore shines some light on the world of comitology
Walking around the EU quarter of Brussels, the occasional ‘humorous’ bumper sticker insists “Comitology is a real word”. Microsoft’s spellchecker can be forgiven for not recognising a word coined by Brussels officials to describe a procedure that even expert EU-watchers find complex and arcane.
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