Eurojust (reform)

 

SUMMARY OF:

Regulation (EU) 2018/1727 — the European Union Agency for Criminal Justice Cooperation (Eurojust) — replacing and repealing Council Decision 2002/187/JHA

WHAT IS THE AIM OF THE REGULATION?

KEY POINTS

Role of Eurojust

Eurojust’s operational tasks include:

Competence

Structure and organisation

Processing of personal data

Democratic control

FROM WHEN DOES THE REGULATION APPLY?

It applies from 12 December 2019.

BACKGROUND

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MAIN DOCUMENT

Regulation (EU) 2018/1727 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 14 November 2018 on the European Union Agency for Criminal Justice Cooperation (Eurojust), and replacing and repealing Council Decision 2002/187/JHA (OJ L 295, 21.11.2018, pp. 138-183)

RELATED DOCUMENTS

Regulation (EU) 2018/1725 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 October 2018 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data by the Union institutions, bodies, offices and agencies and on the free movement of such data, and repealing Regulation (EC) No 45/2001 and Decision No 1247/2002/EC (OJ L 295, 21.11.2018, pp. 39-98)

Council Regulation (EU) 2017/1939 of 12 October 2017 implementing enhanced cooperation on the establishment of the European Public Prosecutor’s Office (‘the EPPO’) (OJ L 283, 31.10.2017, pp. 1-71)

Council Decision 2009/426/JHA of 16 December 2008 on the strengthening of Eurojust and amending Decision 2002/187/JHA setting up Eurojust with a view to reinforcing the fight against serious crime (OJ L 138, 4.6.2009, pp. 14-32)

Council Decision 2002/187/JHA of 28 February 2002 setting up Eurojust with a view to reinforcing the fight against serious crime (OJ L 63, 6.3.2002, pp. 1-13)

Successive amendments to Decision 2002/187/JHA have been incorporated in the basic text. This consolidated version is of documentary value only.

last update 21.03.2019