AEDH

AEDH seminar on citizenship is now on line!

The AEDH held on May 31st, and June 1st and 2nd its annual seminar and its General Assembly. The General Assembly took place in Tallinn, Estonia, and dealt with the issue of citizenship, in the frame of the European year of Citizens.

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EESC Opinion on the Smart Borders Package – 22 May 2013

On 22 May 2013, the European Economic and Social Committee published its opinion on the Proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing an Entry/Exit System (EES) to register entry and exit data of third country nationals crossing the external borders of the Member States of the European Union; on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EC) No 562/2006 as regards the use of the Entry/Exit System (EES) and the Registered Traveller Programme (RTP); and on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a registered traveller programme.

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Eurodac Recast 604/2013 – Member State Responsible – 26 June 2013

REGULATION (EU) No 604/2013 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 26 June 2013 establishing the criteria and mechanisms for determining the Member State responsible for examining an application for international protection lodged in one of the Member States by a third-country national or a stateless person (recast)

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Eurodac Regulation Recast 603/2013 – 26 June 2013

REGULATION (EU) No 603/2013 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL
of 26 June 2013
on the establishment of ‘Eurodac’ for the comparison of fingerprints for the effective application of Regulation (EU) No 604/2013 establishing the criteria and mechanisms for determining the Member State responsible for examining an application for international protection lodged in one of the Member States by a third-country national or a stateless person and on requests for the comparison with Eurodac data by Member States’ law enforcement authorities and Europol for law enforcement purposes, and amending Regulation (EU) No 1077/2011 establishing a European Agency for the operational management of large-scale IT systems in the area of freedom, security and justice (recast)

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Resolution of the European Data Protection Authorities – 16-17 May 2013

On 16 and 17 May 2013, European Data Protection Authorities (DPAs) held a Conference in Lisbon during which they adopted a Resolution on the Future of Data Protection in Europe. During the conference, the DPAs reiterated the need to develop a consistent and robust data protection regime, affording the same level of protection for both private and public sectors.

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