Document reference

2022/0117(COD)  
Protection of journalists and human rights defenders from manifestly unfounded or abusive court proceedings  
Basic information  

2022/0117(COD)

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


Subject
3.30.08 Press, media freedom and pluralism
7.40.02 Judicial cooperation in civil and commercial matters
8.30.10 Principles common to the Member States, EU values

Legislative priorities
Joint Declaration 2022
Joint Declaration 2023-24

Status

Awaiting Council's 1st reading position

 

Key players  
Key events  
27/04/2022
Legislative proposal published
05/05/2022
Committee referral announced in Parliament, 1st reading
15/12/2022
Referral to associated committees announced in Parliament
27/06/2023
Vote in committee, 1st reading
29/06/2023
Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading
10/07/2023
Debate in Parliament
11/07/2023
Results of vote in Parliament
11/07/2023
Decision by Parliament, 1st reading
11/07/2023
Matter referred back to the committee responsible
24/01/2024
Approval in committee of the text agreed at 1st reading interinstitutional negotiations
27/02/2024
Decision by Parliament, 1st reading
11/04/2024
Final act signed
Technical information  
Procedure reference
2022/0117(COD)
Procedure type
COD - Ordinary legislative procedure (ex-codecision procedure)
Procedure subtype
Legislation
Legislative instrument
Directive
Legal basis
Treaty on the Functioning of the EU TFEU 081-p2; Rules of Procedure EP 57
Other legal basis
Rules of Procedure EP 159
Stage reached in procedure
Awaiting Council's 1st reading position
Committee dossier
JURI/9/08925
Documentation gateway  
  • European Parliament 
    Committee draft report
       
    02/03/2023
    EP
     
    Amendments tabled in committee
       
    05/04/2023
    EP
     
    Committee opinion
    LIBE  
    23/05/2023
    EP
     
    Committee opinion
    CULT  
    07/06/2023
    EP
     
    Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading
       
    29/06/2023
    EP
    Text adopted by Parliament, partial vote at 1st reading/single reading
       
    11/07/2023
    EP
    Text adopted by Parliament, 1st reading/single reading
       
    27/02/2024
    EP
  • Council of the EU 
    Draft final act
     
    00088/2023/LEX
    11/04/2024
    CSL
     
  • European Commission 
    Legislative proposal
     
    27/04/2022
    EC
    Document attached to the procedure
     
    SWD(2022)0117 Eur-Lex link  
    28/04/2022
    EC
     
  • National parliaments 
    Contribution
    CZ_SENATE
    11/07/2022
    NP
     
    Contribution
    PT_PARLIAMENT
    21/12/2022
    NP
     
  • Other institutions 
    Economic and Social Committee: opinion, report
     
    26/10/2022
    ESC
     
  • All 
    Legislative proposal
       
    27/04/2022
    EC
    Document attached to the procedure
       
    SWD(2022)0117 Eur-Lex link  
    28/04/2022
    EC
     
    Economic and Social Committee: opinion, report
       
    26/10/2022
    ESC
     
    Committee draft report
       
    02/03/2023
    EP
     
    Amendments tabled in committee
       
    05/04/2023
    EP
     
    Committee opinion
    LIBE  
    23/05/2023
    EP
     
    Committee opinion
    CULT  
    07/06/2023
    EP
     
    Committee report tabled for plenary, 1st reading/single reading
       
    29/06/2023
    EP
    Text adopted by Parliament, partial vote at 1st reading/single reading
       
    11/07/2023
    EP
    Text adopted by Parliament, 1st reading/single reading
       
    27/02/2024
    EP
    Draft final act
       
    00088/2023/LEX
    11/04/2024
    CSL
     
    Contribution
    CZ_SENATE
    11/07/2022
    NP
     
    Contribution
    PT_PARLIAMENT
    21/12/2022
    NP
     
Transparency  
Meetings with interest representatives published in line with the Rules of Procedure
  • Rapporteurs, Shadow Rapporteurs and Committee Chairs 
    Rapporteur
    JURI  
    19/01/2024
    Landesvertretung Niedersachsen
    Shadow rapporteur
    JURI  
    28/11/2023
    Association Sherpa
    maison des lanceurs d'alerte
    Shadow rapporteur
    JURI  
    21/11/2023
    Michael Forst
    Rapporteur
    JURI  
    18/07/2023
    Permanent Representation of Spain to the EU
    Shadow rapporteur
    JURI  
    14/06/2023
    News Media Europe
    Rapporteur
    JURI  
    05/06/2023
    PATFox
    Shadow rapporteur
    JURI  
    03/05/2023
    Association Sherpa
    Rapporteur
    JURI  
    27/04/2023
    Permanent Representation of France to the EU
    Shadow rapporteur
    JURI  
    20/04/2023
    Maison des lanceurs d'alerte
    Shadow rapporteur
    CULT  
    30/03/2023
    Committee to Protect Journalists
    Transparency International Liaison Office to the European Union