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07-11-2016 - Hearing on "Reforming the EU Blue Card"

LIBE 25-10-2016 - 11:15

The European Commission presented in June 2016 its legislative proposal for a new "EU Blue Card", to replace the 2009 Directive. The instrument aims at attracting highly qualified workers from around the world, thereby contributing to addressing labour and skills shortages within the EU, strengthening the EU’s competitiveness and providing a response to the demographic evolution of the continent. (Læs mere)

12-10-2016 - The Schengen cooperation: present and future

LIBE 11-10-2016 - 14:41
Hearing Schengen

The Schengen areas has come under stress after the large-scale influx migrants over the last few years. There have been comments to the effect that Schengen was dead or that it should be abolished. In this hearing, the LIBE committee wants to look at what the present state of Schengen is and what evolutions are to be expected in the near future. (Læs mere)

10-10-2016 - The reform of the Dublin System and Crisis Relocation

LIBE 18-10-2016 - 14:25

Since several years, the Southern Member States of the European Union are faced with increasing numbers of applicants for international protection which cumulated in 2015 in more than 1 mio applications. Most of them arrived in Greece and Italy overstretching their registration and reception capacities. (Læs mere)

30-06-2016 - Joint hearing on Budgetary implications of the current refugee and migration crisis

BUDG AFET DEVE LIBE 16-09-2016 - 14:22

On 30 June from 9.00, BUDG committee held a high-level joint hearing with LIBE, AFET and DEVE committees on the budgetary implications of the refugee and migration crisis. The keynote speech was given by Mr George Soros, founder and Chair of Open Society foundations. Other speakers included the Commission's Directors General for Budget, DEVCO and NEAR, Directors of Frontex and EASO, the UNHCR Europe Director, ECRE Secretary General and Oxfam representative. (Læs mere)

16-06-2016 - The situation of fundamental rights in the European Union in 2015

LIBE 14-06-2016 - 17:14

The European Parliament is uniquely placed as a fundamental rights actor. As a co-legislator, it has a decisive role in most EU law- and policy-making; its competences on the EU’s budget also enable it to play a great role in shaping the fundamental rights policy of the EU. Moreover, it is a privileged litigant before the Court of Justice of the European Union. (Læs mere)

13-06-2016 - The impact of recent migration flows on implementation and revision of the CEAS

LIBE 03-06-2016 - 16:57

The Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs will hold on 13 June a hearing on "The impact of recent migration flows on implementation and revision of the Common European Asylum System (CEAS)". (Læs mere)

24-05-2016 - The European Public Prosecutor's Office (EPPO) and EUROJUST

LIBE 24-05-2016 - 11:07

The Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs will hold on 24 May a hearing on "The European Public Prosecutor's Office (EPPO) and the European Union's Judicial cooperation Unit (EUROJUST)". (Læs mere)

20-04-2016 - Securing the External Borders of the EU

LIBE SEDE 15-04-2016 - 11:06
Poster of the hearing

The Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs will hold on 20 April, jointly with the Subcommittee on Security and Defence, a hearing on "Securing the External Borders of the EU - a challenge for External and Internal Security". (Læs mere)

17-03-2016 - The new EU-US Privacy Shield for commercial transfers of EU personal data to the US

LIBE 04-04-2016 - 16:19
Privacy shield

On 6 October 2015, the European Court of Justice declared invalid the Commission Decision of 26 July 2000 on the adequacy of the US Safe Harbour put in place by the US Department of Commerce, on the grounds that it failed to ensure the adequate level of protection of data subjects required by Article 25(6) of Directive 95/46/EC read in the light of Articles 7, 8 and 47 of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union. (Læs mere)

15-03-2016 - Union Citizenship in practice

JURI LIBE AFCO PETI 05-04-2016 - 15:28
Poster Hearing Union Citizenship in Practice

A hearing was jointly organised by the European Commission (DG Justice and Consumers) and the European Parliament (LIBE, PETI, AFCO and JURI Committees) on 15 March 2016. The hearing gave a timely opportunity to further reflect, with all actors concerned, on concrete avenues to advance EU citizenship. (Læs mere)