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The Enforcement of EU Law: The Role of the European Commission

Stine Andersen


An analysis of the European Commission's general role in supervising member state compliance with EU law, this book provides a detailed assessment of centralized EU enforcement. It starts out by asking whether it is viable to establish stronger Commission powers of enforcement at this point in time. Against this backdrop, and as a means of exploring the role of the Commission, the chapters examine a number of different aspects pertaining to the enforcement of EU law. Beginning with an appraisal of the Commission's function under the general EU infringement procedure stipulated in Articles 258 ... More

Keywords: European Commission, compliance, EU law, EU enforcement, EU infringement procedures, legislative process

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2012 Print ISBN-13: 9780199645442
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2013 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199645442.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Stine Andersen, author
Attorney, Kromann Reumart, Denmark

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