France Will Eventually Comply with EU Law on the Free Movement of People

In what should sound as a happy end to a very unpleasant episode of EU history, France has agreed to insert certain provisions of Directive 2004/38/EC into national law texts. That is a welcome development, but I remain quite interested in the facts surrounding the recent mass expulsions of Roma citizens to Bulgaria and Romania. Infringement of EU law does not come only in the form of lack of transposition, but also in the form of direct transgression.

2 responses to “France Will Eventually Comply with EU Law on the Free Movement of People

  1. Right! And presumably that is what the Commission is now examining. Do we know when the results of this examination of France’s response will be published?

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