1. Where a competent authority of a Member State
considers that, in a particular matter, cross-border cooperation with
competent authorities of another Member State referred to in Article 26,
28, 29, 30 or 31 of this Directive does not comply with the relevant
conditions set out in those provisions, it may refer the matter to EBA
and request its assistance in accordance with Article 19 of Regulation
(EU) No 1093/2010.
2. Where EBA has been requested to assist
pursuant to paragraph 1 of this Article, it shall take a decision under
Article 19(3) of Regulation (EU) No 1093/2010 without undue delay. EBA
may also assist the competent authorities in reaching an agreement on
its own initiative in accordance with the second subparagraph of Article
19(1) of that Regulation. In either case, the competent authorities
involved shall defer their decisions pending resolution under Article 19
of that Regulation.