|Proposal||from France (Council doc. 10072/03, 3 June 2003)|
|Background||allows greater possibility for one MS to issue Schengen visas on behalf of another; delayed application to new Member States
|Schengen||builds on Schengen acquis|
|Flexibility||UK and Ireland opted out; Denmark could opt in as matter of international law; delayed application to new Member States
|EP||excluded, due to Reg. 789/2001
|Council||adopted as ‘A’ point by Environment Council, 22 Dec. 2003: Decision 2004/15/EC|
|Implementation date||9 Jan. 2004 (Art. 3)|
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