Kansalaisvapaudet sekä oikeus- ja sisäasiat


Kansalaisvapauksien sekä oikeus- ja sisäasioiden valiokunnan toimivaltaan kuuluvat perussopimuksissa ja Euroopan unionin perusoikeuskirjassa vahvistettujen kansalaisten oikeuksien, ihmisoikeuksien ja perusvapauksien suojelu sekä vähemmistöjen suojelu unionin alueella. Valiokunta tarkastelee myös henkilötietojen suojaamista koskevia kysymyksiä. Lisäksi sen vastuualueeseen kuuluvat turvapaikka- ja maahanmuuttosäännöt, ulkorajojen yhdennetty valvonta sekä poliisiyhteistyö ja oikeudellinen yhteistyö rikosasioissa.


14.3.2018 - 16:10

Protection of journalists equals freedom and good governance

Investigative journalists are of crucial value to society as they reveal bad administration, fraud, corruption and other types of mismanagement of taxpayers’ money. Following the brutal...
7.2.2018 - 15:01

Romanian Socialists won elections, not power over judiciary

The attempts of the Romanian Government to silence the judiciary and favour corruption over justice will be debated by the European Parliament today. It is time for the EU to stand by tens of...
29.1.2018 - 14:46

Transparency against terror financing and tax evasion

New money laundering rules also apply to virtual currencies "It will get much tougher to remain unseen when doing shady financial transactions. With this decision, Europe's financial...
Courtroom detail
25.1.2018 - 17:32

We will continue to defend the rule of law in Malta

After today’s debate and remarks by the Maltese Minister of Justice, the need for reforms to protect the rule of law in Malta is evident more than ever. The EPP Group will continue to insist...
Gavel and european union flag
25.1.2018 - 11:44

EU Criminal Records System to log crimes by non-EU nationals

The EU already shares data on EU citizens who have committed crimes. Police and judges, however, lack information on crimes committed by third-country nationals around the EU. Today’s vote in...
17.1.2018 - 13:28

It’s either an ambitious Europe or no Europe at all

Speaking in plenary today during the debates with Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov and Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar, Manfred Weber, Chairman of the EPP Group in the European Parliament,...