|Proposal||from Commission (COM (2003) 49, 3 Feb. 2003)|
|Legal base||Article 63(3) EC|
|Flexibility||UK opted in; Ireland opted out; Denmark has six months to implement in international law|
|EP committee||Oreja report adopted 20 May 2003 (A5-0166/2003); proposed rejection|
|EP plenary||rejected by plenary, 3 June 2003|
|Council||agreed by JHA Council/Mixed Committee, 6 Nov. 2003; adopted as 'A' point, 23 Feb. 2004 General Affairs Council: Decision 2004/191/EC
|Entry into force||28 Feb. 2004|
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