Treaty of Rome

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Treaty of Rome

A 1957 agreement establishing the European Economic Community. Under the Treaty, the EEC shared a parliament and Court of Justice with the European Coal and Steel Community. These organizations eventually merged and formed the basis for what became the European Union.

Treaty of Rome

an agreement signed in 1958 by the six founding countries of the European Economic Community that established the objectives and principles of the modern EUROPEAN UNION. The Treaty provided for the removal of trade restrictions between member countries, free labour and capital mobility, harmonization of tax policies and assistance to poorer regions.
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Committee of the Regions, Opinion on the Revision on the Treaty on European Union and of the Treaty establishing the European Community, Official Journal of the European Communities, No C 100/1, 1996.
For that reason, the Council argued that "the practice under the Treaty establishing the European Community, whereby the president of Parliament simply declares that the budgetary procedure has been completed, is no longer applicable".
Under Article 225a of the Treaty Establishing the European Community, the European Council can create judicial panels which can hear and decide certain classes of cases in the first instance.
The Treaty of Lisbon amends the two major treaties governing the currently functioning European Union: the Treaty establishing the European Community (TEC), which will become subsequently the Treaty on the European Union operation (TFEU), and the Treaty on European Union (TEU) (37).
4) See Common Position (EC) No 61/2003 of 29 September 2003 adopted by the Council, acting in accordance with the procedure referred to in Article 251 of the Treaty establishing the European Community, with a view to adopting a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2001/83/ EC on the Community code relating to medicinal products for human use--in GUCE, 9 December 2003, C-297 E/41 and following.
22) Title IV shall take over the heading of Title VII, "PROVISIONS ON ENHANCED COOPERATION" and Articles 27 A to 27 E, Articles 40 to 40b and Articles 43 to 45 shall be replaced by the following Article 10, which shall also replace Articles 11 and 11a of the Treaty establishing the European Community.
It amends the Treaty on European Union (TEU, Maastricht; 1992) and the Treaty establishing the European Community (TEC, Rome; 1957).
Eventually, the European Council meeting of June 2007 decided to start negotiations on what became the Treaty of Lisbon (or Reform Treaty and, more recently, the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union), designed to amend the Treaty of European Union (Maastricht) and the Treaty establishing the European Community (Rome).
In June 2008 a group of senators lead by Jiri Oberfalzer petitioned the Czech Constitutional Court to look at six articles from the 2007 Treaty of Lisbon, a reform treaty which if ratified amends the Treaty on European Union and the Treaty establishing the European Community.
Article 25 of the Treaty establishing the European Community stipulates that "customs duties on imports and exports and charges having equivalent effect shall be prohibited between member states.
The Court ruled that Austria and Sweden had breached obligations under article 307 of the Treaty Establishing the European Community ('EC Treaty') (1) by maintaining, with third countries, BITs that could interfere with the EU's powers to restrict capital movements.
section] 1 (2004); Treaty Establishing the European Community, Art.