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European Union - Tenth Report

Here you can browse the report which was ordered by the House of Lords to be printed 15 March 2005.


Terms of Reference


Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: The Hague Programme—General Characteristics

Chapter 4: Asylum

Chapter 5: Migration

Chapter 6: Border Controls and The European Border Agency

Chapter 7: Police Co-operation and the role of Europol

Chapter 8: Criminal Law

Chapter 9: Civil Law

Chapter 10: External Relations

Chapter 11: Conclusions and Recommendations

Appendix 1: Sub-Committee F (Home Affairs)

Appendix 2: Call for Evidence

Appendix 3: List of Witnesses

Appendix 4: Glossary of Acronyms

Appendix 5: Exchange of correspondence between the Chairman of the EU Select Committee and Caroline Flint, MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Home Office

Appendix 6: Other recent Reports from the Select Committee


Wednesday 26 January 2005

Wednesday 9 February 2005

Written evidence


Home Office, Caroline Flint, MP,
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Written evidence (printed as Appendix 5)    52

Oral evidence (26 January 2005)    1

Department for Constitutional Affairs,
Baroness Ashton of Upholland,
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Written evidence    13

Oral evidence (9 February 2005)    14


Amnesty International    23

Association of Chief Police Officers (Scotland) (ACPOS)    25

European Commission, Directorate General of Justice, Freedom and Security    26

Europol    26

Professor Elspeth Guild    27

International Law Practitioners' Association (ILPA)    29


Law Society    45

National Criminal Intelligence Service (NCIS)    50

Dr Constantin Stefanou, Fellow, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (University of London)    51

United National High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)    53

Dr. Helen Xanthaki, Academic Director, Sir William Dale Centre for Legislative Studies, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (IALS),
University of London    54

NOTE:  Pages of the report are numbered in bold type; pages of evidence are numbered in ordinary type. References in the text of the report are as follows:

Q refers to a question in oral evidence

p refers to a page of written evidence

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