Migration and Home Affairs

Documents

Adopted legislation

General

18/06/2009 - Directive 2009/52/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18 June 2009 providing for minimum standards on sanctions and measures against employers of illegally staying third-country nationals
19/02/2004 - Council Regulation (EC) No 377/2004 of 19 February 2004 on the creation of an immigration liaison officers network (amended by Regulation (EU) No 493/2011 of 5 April 2011)
28/11/2002 - Council Framework Decision 2002/946/JHA of 28 November 2002 on the strengthening of the penal framework to prevent the facilitation of unauthorised entry, transit and residence
28/11/2002 - Council Directive 2002/90/EC of 28 November 2002 defining the facilitation of unauthorised entry, transit and residence
29/04/2004 - Council Directive 2004/82/EC of 29 April 2004 on the obligation of carriers to communicate passenger data
International conventions
Communications

General

25/01/2017 - Joint communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the European Council, the Council - Migration on the Central Mediterranean route – Managing flows, saving lives
27/05/2015 - Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions – EU Action Plan against migrant smuggling (2015 – 2020)
15/05/2007 - Commission staff working document - Study on the international law instruments in relation to illegal immigration by sea (SEC(2007) 691)
19/07/2006 - Communication from the Commission on Policy priorities in the fight against illegal immigration of third-country nationals (COM(2006) 402 final)
04/06/2004 - Communication from the Commission to the Council, the European Parliament, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions - Study on the links between legal and illegal migration (COM(2004) 412 final)
03/06/2003 - Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council in view of the European Council of Thessaloniki on the development of a common policy on illegal immigration, smuggling and trafficking of human beings, external borders and the return of illegal residents (COM(2003) 323 final)
15/11/2001 - Communication from the Commission to the Council and the European Parliament on a common policy on illegal immigration (COM(2001) 672 final)