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Programme of measures to implement the principle of mutual recognition of decisions in criminal matters

In November 2000, the JHA Council adopted its "programme of measures" to implement the principle of "mutual recognition of decisions in criminal matters". The mutual recognition principle is that "decisions taken in one member state should be accepted as valid in any other member state and put into effect on a reciprocal basis". In adopting the programme, the Council met the deadline set at...
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Convention of 29 May 2000 on Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters between the Member States of the European Union

The Council adopted a Convention to facilitate mutual judicial assistance between the authorities of the Member States (police, customs and courts) in order to improve the speed and efficiency of...
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Consolidated version of Council Decision of 29 May 2000 concerning the request of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to take part in some of the provisions of the Schengen acquis

This publication contains the consolidated version of Council Decision 2000/365/EC of 29 May 2000 concerning the request of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to take part in...
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Council Decision 2000/375/JHA of 29 May 2000 to combat child pornography on the Internet

With this Council Decision, the European Union aims to prevent and combat the production, processing, distribution and possession of child pornography on the Internet. In order to intensify the...
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The prevention and control of organised crime: a European Union strategy for the beginning of the new millennium

Following up its action plan to combat organised crime of June 1997, the Vienna European Council, meeting in December 1998, called for EU action on organised crime to be strengthened in the light...
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Tampere European Council - Presidency Conclusions

The European Council held a special meeting on 15 and 16 October 1999 in Tampere on the creation of an area of freedom, security and justice in the European Union. At the start of proceedings an...
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Agreement concluded by the Council of the European Union and the Republic of Iceland and the Kingdom of Norway on the establishment of rights and obligations between Ireland and the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, on the one hand, an

To cover relations between Iceland and Norway, on the one hand, and Ireland and the United Kingdom, on the other, in areas of the Schengen acquis applying to Iceland and Norway. The agreement...
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