|Proposal||by Finland (Council doc. 12973/99, 18 Nov. 1999; amended, 12973/1/99, 11 Jan. 2000 and 12973/2/99, 9 Feb. 2000; OJ 2000 C 164/7)|
|Legal base||Articles 62(2) and (3) EC|
|Background||replaces Schengen system for updating the CCI and associated documents|
|Schengen||builds on Schengen acquis|
|Flexibility||UK and Ireland appear to have opted in; Denmark decided to implement in international law (see Protocol on Denmark): Council doc. 14241/01, 23 Nov. 2001|
|EP committee||Deprez report recommending rejection of the proposal agreed by civil liberties committee, 26 Feb 2001 (A5-0066/2001)|
|EP plenary||voted to reject on 13 March 2001 (OJ 2001 C 343)|
|Council||removed from agenda of JHA Council, 30 Nov/1 Dec 2000; was discussed at JHA Council, 15/16 March 2001; adopted by Agriculture Council, 24 Apr. 2001: Regulation 789/2001
|Entry into force||24 April 2001 (Art. 4)|
|Amendment||amended by Decision changing Title IV decision-making rules, in order to require Council to vote by QMV, not unanimity as from 1 Jan. 2005 (OJ 2004 L 396/45): Decision 2004/927/EC
|Litigation||validity challenged by Commission (Case C-257/01 Commission v Council); challenge unsuccessful in judgment of 18 Jan. 2005|
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