2. As part of its mandate, the Commission may issue opinions at the request of the Committee of Ministers, the Parliamentary Assembly, the Congress of European Territorial Authorities, the Secretary-General or a state or international organisation or organisation involved in the work of the Commission. When a state requests an opinion on a case involving another state, the Commission informs the state concerned and submits the matter to the Committee of Ministers, provided the two states do not agree. May 1176 was followed by a defeat for Frédéric Barbarossa. Shortly thereafter, Frederick sent envoys to Pope Alexander III in Anagni to demand an end to the division between him and Frederick`s Antipapst Callixtus III. With an interim agreement reached, a conference was scheduled for July 1177. Friedrich spent some time in the meantime in the Venetian rivalries in the hope of securing a pro-imperial group in power at the time of the confrontation. 1. Without prejudice to the competence of council of Europe bodies, the Commission can undertake research activities in its own way and, if necessary, develop studies and draft international guidelines, laws and agreements. Any Commission proposal can be discussed and accepted by the legal bodies of the Council of Europe.
For the 2010 regional elections, the party decided to support Antonio De Poli (UDC) under the banner of the North-East Union (UN) with the UNE, the NCE and the LVR for the presidency, after founding the Veneto Freedom with other Venezuelan parties.    The list received 1.5% of the vote, with peaks of 1.9% and 1.8% in the provinces of Treviso and Belluno, and Mariangelo Foggiato (PNE) was elected to the Council.  3. The Veneto region makes a free seat available to the Commission. The expenditure on the local secretariat and the operation of the Commission`s headquarters is borne by the Veneto region and the Italian government under the conditions to be agreed between these authorities. Convinced that the independence of the Commission and the flexibility of its working methods are the key to its success and that it must be protected; 4. The travel and living expenses of each member of the Commission are the responsibility of the State concerned. When the Commission entrusts certain tasks to the members, the expenses are borne by the Commission`s budget. – strengthening understanding of the legal systems of participating states, particularly with a view to bringing these systems closer together; 2. The Commission may also invite, on a case-by-case basis, any qualified person or non-governmental organisation acting within the Commission`s areas of competence and able to assist the Commission in achieving its objectives, to invite hearings or to participate in its work.
(a) the contribution rate of a non-Council of Europe member state to the budget for extended agreements is one third of its contribution, calculated according to the rules of the Council of Europe Member States; however, it cannot be more than one third of the contribution of the major contributors; 7.