|Proposal||COM (2007) 637, 23 Oct. 2007|
|Legal base||Articles 63(3)(a) and (4) EC|
|Flexibility||UK and Ireland unknown; Denmark automatically excluded; new Member States would be covered immediately|
|EP||Klamt report adopted by committee (A6-0432/2008); plenary vote 19 Nov. 2008|
debate at 8-9 Nov. 2007 JHA Council; working group discussions started in Jan. 2008; discussed at July 2008 JHA Council; discussed and agreed at Sep. 2008 JHA Council; adopted by Agriculture Council, 25 May 2009; Directive 2009/50/EC
|Deadline for implementation||19 June 2011 (Art. 23(1))|
Please help Statewatch to improve and extend the information and content on the SEMDOC website. Use the form below to report a broken/inactive link or submit material for inclusion in the 'further reading' section.
Please note that we will not include any material that promotes racism, fascism, sexism, homophobia or seeks primarily to promote political parties, ideologies or organisations. The decision on what material to include will be taken by Statewatch and is not open to challenge or debate.