Parliament will debate the state of the rule of law and restrictions on press freedom in Poland on Tuesday afternoon. Statements by Dutch Foreign Minister Bert Koenders for the Council Presidency, Commission First Vice-President Frans Timmermans and Polish Prime minister Beata Szydło will precede the debate. The debate will start around 16:30. You can watch the debate live on EP Live and EbS+. Procedure: Council and Commission statements followed by debate 2015/3031(RSP) Vote: February I.