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Chapter 1

An assignment as a member of the European Parliament is not compatible with being:

1. a member of a national parliament;
2. a member of the government of a Member State;
3. a member of the European Commission;
4. a judge, Advocate General or Registrar of the Court of Justice of the European Union or the General Court;
5. a member of the European Central Bank Executive Board;
6. a member of the European Court of Auditors;
7. an Ombudsman of the European Union;
8. a member of the Economic and Social Committee of the European Union or the European Atomic Energy Community;
9. a member of such committees and other bodies that have been appointed pursuant to the treaties establishing the European Community and the European Atomic Energy Community to manage the funds of the community or to perform a permanent and direct administrative function;
10. a member of the board, member of the executive board or employee of the European Investment Bank; or
11. an officer or other employee on active service within the institutions of the European Union or
bodies that are linked with them or the European Central Bank.