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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After the entry into force (2009) of the Treaty of Lisbon, according to EU legislation, the migration policy has been regulated by Article 63 (1) of the Treaty establishing the European Economic Community (the Treaty of Rome from 1957), as well as by Article 79 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (the Treaty of Lisbon from 2007) and this legal framework principally enables adoption of a common migration law.
Treaty Establishing the European Economic Community (1957), in 1992 renamed the European Community ("Treaty of Rome" or "EC Treaty"), articles renumberd in the Amsterdam Treaty (1997).
Cultural issues became intertwined with economic ones, and though the Treaty Establishing the European Economic Community (EEC Treaty)(8) did not authorize Community institutions to take action in pursuit of cultural goals, they gradually began to do so.
European Commission: Formal Opinion Pursuant to Article 236 of the EEC Treaty on the Proposal for Amendment of the Treaty Establishing the European Economic Community with a View to Political Union (Oct.
3) The 1957 Treaty Establishing the European Economic Community (Rome Treaty) created supra-national competition rules implementable by Community legislation,(4) but granted no central authority to create intellectual property rights.
See Treaty Establishing the European Economic Community as Amended by the Single European Act (hereafter Treaty of Rome), art.
The provisions of the Treaty establishing the European Community, the Treaty establishing the European Coal and Steel Community and the Treaty establishing the European Atomic Energy Community concerning the powers of the Court of Justice of the European Communities and the exercise of those powers shall apply only to the following provisions of this Treaty: (a) provisions amending the Treaty establishing the European Economic Community with a view to establishing the European Community, the Treaty establishing the European Coal and Steel Community and the Treaty establishing the European Atomic Energy Community; (b) the third subparagraph of Article K.