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Proposal for a DIRECTIVE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL on minimum standards on procedures in Member States for granting and withdrawing international protection (Recast) 


The main objective of this proposal is to ensure higher and more coherent standards on
procedures for granting and withdrawing international protection that would guarantee an
adequate examination of the protection needs of third country nationals or stateless persons in line with international and Community obligations of Member States.
The proposal aims at improving both the efficiency and the quality of decision making by
“frontloading" services, advice and expertise and encouraging Member States to deliver, within a reasonable time, robust determinations at first instance.


Commission Status

Proposal Adopted by European Commission
Next Action: TBA

EU Parliament Status

Received from Commission
Next Action: Will be allocated to relevant Parliamentary Committee(s)

Council Status

30/11/2009 Discussions
Next Action: TBA

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