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European Union - Thirty-Second Report

Here you can browse the report together with the Proceedings of the Committee. The published report was ordered by the House of Lords to be printed 1 July 2003.



Purpose of Report

The Proposal

Scrutiny history

Issues raised

Definition of offences concerning racism and xenophobia (Article 1)

Liability of legal persons (Article 5)

Freedom of speech (Article 7)

Scope of criminal liability/exclusions (Article 8(1))

Scope of criminal liability/mutual assistance (Article 8(3))

Relationship with the European Arrest Warrant


Appendix 1: Sub-Committee E (Law and Institutions)

Appendix 2: Explanatory Memorandum, Correspondence and Oral Evidence


Wednesday 30 April 2003

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