Document reference

2005/0167(COD)  
Common standards and procedures for returning illegally staying third-country nationals. "Return Directive"  
Basic information  

2005/0167(COD)

COD - Ordinary legislative procedure (ex-codecision procedure)
Directive

See also 2014/2701(RSP)
See also 2016/0407(COD)

Subject
7.10.04 External borders crossing and controls, visas
7.10.08 Migration policy

Status

Procedure completed

 

Key players  
Key events  
29/09/2005
Committee referral announced in Parliament, 1st reading
12/09/2007
Vote in committee, 1st reading
20/09/2007
Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading
08/11/2007
Debate in Council
06/12/2007
Debate in Council
28/02/2008
Debate in Council
18/04/2008
Debate in Council
17/06/2008
Debate in Parliament
18/06/2008
Results of vote in Parliament
18/06/2008
Decision by Parliament, 1st reading
08/12/2008
Act adopted by Council after Parliament's 1st reading
16/12/2008
Final act signed
16/12/2008
End of procedure in Parliament
24/12/2008
Final act published in Official Journal
Technical information  
Procedure reference
2005/0167(COD)
Procedure type
COD - Ordinary legislative procedure (ex-codecision procedure)
Procedure subtype
Legislation
Legislative instrument
Directive

See also 2014/2701(RSP)

See also 2016/0407(COD)

Legal basis
EC Treaty (after Amsterdam) EC 063-p1
Stage reached in procedure
Procedure completed
Committee dossier
LIBE/6/30095
Documentation gateway  
  • European Parliament 
    Committee draft report
       
    PE371.747
    06/04/2006
    EP
     
    Committee opinion
    AFET  
    PE367.949
    28/04/2006
    EP
     
    Committee draft report
       
    13/06/2006
    EP
     
    Amendments tabled in committee
       
    27/09/2006
    EP
     
    Amendments tabled in committee
       
    12/06/2007
    EP
     
    Committee opinion
    DEVE  
    PE386.728
    22/06/2007
    EP
     
    Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading
       
    20/09/2007
    EP
     
    Text adopted by Parliament, 1st reading/single reading
       
    18/06/2008
    EP
  • Council of the EU 
    Draft final act
     
    16/12/2008
    CSL
     
  • European Commission 
    Legislative proposal
     
    01/09/2005
    EC
    Document attached to the procedure
     
    01/09/2005
    EC
    Document attached to the procedure
     
    04/10/2005
    EC
    Commission response to text adopted in plenary
     
    SP(2008)4439
    16/07/2008
    EC
     
    For information
     
    07/03/2017
    EC
     
  • All 
    Legislative proposal
       
    01/09/2005
    EC
    Document attached to the procedure
       
    01/09/2005
    EC
    Document attached to the procedure
       
    04/10/2005
    EC
    Committee draft report
       
    PE371.747
    06/04/2006
    EP
     
    Committee opinion
    AFET  
    PE367.949
    28/04/2006
    EP
     
    Committee draft report
       
    13/06/2006
    EP
     
    Amendments tabled in committee
       
    27/09/2006
    EP
     
    Amendments tabled in committee
       
    12/06/2007
    EP
     
    Committee opinion
    DEVE  
    PE386.728
    22/06/2007
    EP
     
    Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading
       
    20/09/2007
    EP
     
    Text adopted by Parliament, 1st reading/single reading
       
    18/06/2008
    EP
    Commission response to text adopted in plenary
       
    SP(2008)4439
    16/07/2008
    EC
     
    Draft final act
       
    16/12/2008
    CSL
     
    For information
       
    07/03/2017
    EC
     
Final act