European Union Committee - Ninth Report
The UK's opt-in Protocol: implications of the Government's approach

Here you can browse the report which was ordered by the House of Lords to be printed 10 March 2015.


CONTENTS


Terms of Reference

Summary

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: The opt-in Protocol in content and practice

Chapter 3: The meaning to be given to "pursuant to" in Articles 1 and 2 of the opt-in Protocol

Chapter 4: Determining the legal base of an EU measure with JHA content

Chapter 5: Legal certainty and loyal cooperation

Chapter 6: Are the UK's opt-in rights being undermined by the European Commission?

Chapter 7: Is the case law of the CJEU undermining the scope of the opt-in Protocol?

Chapter 8: The Government's litigation strategy

Chapter 9: The three-month period provided for in the opt-in Protocol

Summary of Conclusions and Recommendations

Appendix 1: List of Members and Declarations of Interest

Appendix 2: List of Witnesses

Appendix 3: Call for Evidence

Evidence is published online at www.parliament.uk/the-uks-opt-in-and-international-agreements and available for inspection at the Parliamentary Archives (020 7129 3074).

Q in footnotes refers to a question in oral evidence.


 
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