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Terminology for Parliamentary Work

"This glossary has been compiled by DG TRAD’s Terminology Coordination Unit to help Members, their assistants and EP staff find explanations of terms commonly used in Parliament. It contains 120 terms in English, French and German, with explanations in English. The main sources were the EU’s terminology database (IATE), Parliament’s Rules of Procedure (July 2014), the Europarl website, the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union and other official documents and institutional resources."

Corporate Body Name Authority List

The Corporate bodies name authority list (NAL) or Common Authority Table (CAT) is a controlled vocabulary listing corporate entities such as European institutions and bodies with their authority code and label(s) in the 24 official languages of the EU (when available). The list covers as well subdivisions of the different institutions such as DG's. The Corporate bodies NAL is part of the Core Metadata (CM) used in the data exchange between the institutions involved in the legal decision making process and the Publications Office of the EU.

Event Name Authority List

The Event authority table (AT) is a controlled vocabulary listing the events that are part of the legal decision making process. It was created in order to harmonize and to trace historically the various events triggered by an agent within the procedures and associated to a resource type. The various sources of information were extracted from Pegase and Prelex. The Event AT is part of the core metadata used in the exchange between the institutions involved in the legal decision making process and the Publications Office of the European Union. It is also used by EUR-Lex.

Currency Name Authority List

"The Currencies name authority list (NAL) or Common Authority Table (CAT) is a controlled vocabulary listing currencies with their authority code and label(s) in the 24 official languages of the EU (when available). The list is based on the ISO standard ISO 4217. This NAL is maintained by the Publications Office of the EU in its Metadata Registry (MDR)."

Country Name Authority List

"This country codes authority table is intended to provide a code related to the names of the countries – in a short and in a long form – in the 24 official languages of the European Union.These codes are used for the documentary metadata and may present slight differences with those used for the production of documents at a stylistic level.

File types Name Authority List

"The File types name authority list (NAL) or Common Authority Table (CAT) is a controlled vocabulary listing file types (...) with their authority code and label(s) in the 24 official languages of the EU (when available). The File types NAL is part of the Core Metadata (CM) used in the data exchange between the institutions involved in the legal decision making process and the Publications Office of the EU. The NAL is under governance of the Interinstitutional Metadata Maintenance Committee (IMMC) and maintained by the Publications Office of the EU in its Metadata Registry (MDR)."

Languages Name Authority List

"The Languages name authority list (NAL) or Common Authority Table (CAT) is a controlled vocabulary listing languages with their authority code and label(s) in the 24 official languages of the EU (when available).

The language code table is based on ISO 639 standard which is issued in several parts:

Multilingual Name Authority List

"The multilingual authority table is a controlled vocabulary based on the language authority table. It contains language combinations used for catalogue purposes. The EU publications use two-character codes, the first two positions of the three-character authority code.

The codes are alphanumeric in order to not confuse with ISO codes that are strictly alphabetic."

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