European Commission

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Formation1958
Parent organizationEuropean Union
LeaderPresident of the European Commission

Incumbent: Jean-Claude Juncker
Since 1 November 2014
Typeinternational
Staff23,000
The executive body of the European Union, responsible for proposing legislation, implementing decisions, upholding the EU treaties and managing day-to-day business.

Activities

Five days after the mass murder in Paris in November 2015, the European Commission announced a package of measures that "strengthens control of firearms across the EU".[1]


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