Laatste nieuws

Next LIBE committee meetings

09-10-2015 - 13:47
Next week, MEPs vote on limiting the use of GMOs, hear what Europe should do about Ebola, meet the Colombian President and bid farewell to Herman Van Rompuy.

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Study - Comparison between US and EU data protection legislation

13-10-2015 - 16:22
Comparison between US and EU data protection legislation

Alleged transportation and illegal detention of prisoners in the EU by CIA

09-10-2015 - 11:45

Migration, refugees, Schengen: debates. Access to Visa Information System: vote

29-09-2015 - 11:27
Ska Keller calls on Member States to assume responsibility and urgently relocate thousands of refugees to other EU countries.

Study on the CIA Rendition and Secret Detention Programme

29-09-2015 - 11:27
CIA Rendition and Secret Detention Programme

Study - Big Data and smart devices and their impact on privacy

29-09-2015 - 10:47
Big Data and Smart Devices

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Mass surveillance: EU citizens' rights still in danger, MEPs say

LIBE 13-10-2015 - 19:39

Too little has been done to ensure that citizens' rights are protected following revelations of electronic mass surveillance, say civil liberties MEPs in a resolution passed on Tuesday. They urge the Commission to come up immediately with alternatives to Safe Harbour, following the ruling by the European Court of Justice. They are also concerned about the surveillance laws in several EU countries. (Lees meer)


Civil liberties committee to debate situation at Schengen internal borders

LIBE 30-09-2015 - 16:00

The civil liberties committee will debate the current situation at the borders inside the Schengen area in the wake of the temporary reimposition of border controls by some member states with Commission representatives on Thursday morning. The Commission is required to monitor the situation closely and keep Parliament and the Council fully informed under the Schengen Borders Code. (Lees meer)


Migration and refugee crisis: MEPs’ debate with UNHCR Guterres and EU Commission

LIBE DROI AFET 15-09-2015 - 14:30

Measures to deal with the migration and refugee crisis as well as the situation in transit countries in the Mediterranean region were debated at a joint hearing held by the Foreign Affairs, Home Affairs, Human Rights committees on Tuesday morning. MEPs expressed disappointment at the outcome of Monday’s Justice and Home Affairs Council meeting and urged EU to shoulder its responsibilities. (Lees meer)


Refugees: EU ministers failed to act, says Civil Liberties Committee Chair

LIBE 15-09-2015 - 10:09

"Member states have yet again failed to make tough decisions and provide a compassionate response to the refugee crisis", said the Chair of the European Parliament's Committee responsible for migration and asylum, Claude Moraes. "We are running out of time - the meeting on 8 October is the EU's final chance to agree an organised response to the biggest refugee crisis since World War II in Europe", he added. (Lees meer)

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15-10-2015 15:00 / 18:30 CULT LIBE


13-10-2015 - 09:14
LIBE Vergadering
12-10-2015 - 15:04
LIBE Vergadering


LIBE Committee Chair

Als voorzitter van de Commissie burgerlijke vrijheden, justitie en binnenlandse zaken (LIBE) heet ik u graag welkom op deze pagina.

De LIBE-commissie is verantwoordelijk voor het leeuwendeel van de wetgeving op JBZ-gebied en voor het democratisch toezicht op het dit beleidsterrein. Daarbij zorgt zij ervoor dat het Handvest van de grondrechten van de EU en het Europees Verdrag voor de rechten van de mens volledig worden nageleefd en dat het Europese burgerschap wordt versterkt.

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