To ask the Secretary of State for Justice which EU measures formerly under the third pillar have not yet been implemented by his Department; when such measures are expected to be implemented; and if he will make a statement.
Of the measures for which my Department has responsibility and were adopted under the former third pillar, five have not yet been implemented or not yet implemented fully. These are:
Council Framework Decision 2009/948/JHA of
Council Framework Decision 2008/947/JHA on the application of the principle of mutual recognition to judgments and probation decisions with a view to the supervision of probation measures and alternative sanctions.
Council Framework Decision 2009/829/JHA of
Council Framework Decision 2009/299/JHA of
Agreement on Cooperation in proceedings for Road Traffic Offences and the Enforcement of Financial Penalties Imposed in Respect Thereof: SCH/III (96)25revl8.
The UK must decide, no later than
The Government have committed to a vote in both houses on this decision and to conduct consultations on this vote with the European Scrutiny Committees, and the Commons and Lords Home Affairs and Justice Select Committees. We will make an announcement in due course.