House of Lords portcullis
House of Lords
Session 2009-10
Publications on the internet
European Union Committee Publications

European Union Committee - Sixth Report
The EU's Regulation on Succession

Here you can browse the report which was ordered by the House of Lords to be printed 9 March 2010.


Terms of Reference


Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Issues Arising in Cross-Border Successions

Chapter 3: The Commission's General Approach

Chapter 4: The Applicable Law

Chapter 5: Jurisdiction, Recognition and Enforcement

Chapter 6: The European Certificate of Succession

Chapter 7: Subsidiarity and Opt-In

Chapter 8: Summary of Conclusions

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

Appendix 2: Call for Evidence

Appendix 3: List of Witnesses

Appendix 4: Correspondence with the Government and Response to COSAC

Appendix 5: Glossary

Oral Evidence

Oral evidence, 25 November 2009

Oral evidence, 2 December 2009

Oral evidence, 9 December 2009

Oral evidence, 16 December 2009

Written Evidence


References in the text of the report are as follows:

(Q) refers to a question in oral evidence;

(p) refers to a page of written evidence.

previous page contents next page

House of Lords home page Parliament home page House of Commons home page search page enquiries index

© Parliamentary copyright 2010