European Justice and Home Affairs Council Meet

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Tuesday, June 1, 2004
Author: 
Bruce Zagaris
Volume: 
20
Issue: 
6
261
Abstract: 

On March 30, 1004, the European Justice and Home Affairs Council issued a summary of the decisions and results of its 2574th Council meeting.

The purpose of the Framework Decision on the Application of the Mutual Recognition Principle to Confiscation Orders is to facilitate cooperation between EU Members as regards the recognition and execution of orders to confiscate the proceeds of crime. The Decision will require an EU Member to recognize and execute in its territory confiscation orders issued by judicial authorities on another EU Member...[more]