CM1811 Comments on a European ID card

The Meijers Committee would like to comment on the Proposal for a regulation on strengthening the security of identity cards of Union citizens and of residence documents issued to Union citizens and their family members exercising their right  of free movement (COM(2018)212 final).  
With the regard to the proposal we have remarks concerning, amongst others:  
- The legal basis  
- Costs of the card 
- Data protection