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The European Convention is discussing final
reports by Working Groups on Legal Personality and Subsidiarity
at its plenary session on 3 and 4 October.
Irish voters are called to vote on the Nice Treaty for a second time on October 19. Their vote might actually decide on the timing of enlargement.
The President of the European Convention, Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, has laid out his plans for a European Congress to be consulted on key EU decisions.
Britain's Minister for Europe, Peter Hain, is proposing a "subsidiarity watchdog" to monitor the Commission and rule whether decisions should be taken by the EU or national governments.
The European Commission is launching an EU-wide debate on governance.