European Arrest Warrant – European Implementation Assessment – Study by Wouter van Ballegooij (2020)

On 6 November 2019, the European Parliament’s Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE) requested authorisation to draw up an own-initiative implementation report on the Council Framework Decision on the European Arrest Warrant and the surrender procedures between Member States (FD EAW, 2002/584/JHA) (rapporteur: Javier Zarzalejos, EPP, Spain).

The Conference of Committee Chairs gave its authorisation on 26 November. This triggered the automatic production of a European implementation assessment by the Ex-Post Evaluation Unit of the Directorate for Impact Assessment and European Added Value, Directorate-General for Parliamentary Research Services (EPRS).

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