The Treaty Of Nice And Beyond

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Designed to succeed previous books on the Maastricht and Amsterdam treaties, this new work includes contributions from leading EU lawyers assessing the Nice Treaty and the Post-Nice process, which is rapidly developing in the lead-up to the next Intergovernmental conference. The book's central theme is the discussion of a European Constitution and European Constitutionalism. The new constitutional balance after institutional reform, the Luxembourg courts after Nice, the future of the three pillar Treaty structure and the Human Rights charter are the other main topics. Among the contributors are the editors, Professor Stephen Weatherill (Oxford), Professor Noreen Burrows (Glasgow), Professor Jürgen Schwarze (Freiburg), Professor Paul Craig (Oxford), Professor Jo Shaw (Manchester) Steve Peers (Essex) Professor Piet Eeckhout (King's College, London) and Professor Alan Dashwood (Cambridge).
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781841133393
  • Publisher: Hart Publishing (UK)
  • Publication date: 11/7/2003
  • Pages: 484
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 1.06 (d)

Table of Contents

1 The Convention on the Future of Europe: the Issues and Prospects 3
2 European Union Law and National Constitutions 47
3 The Allocation of Competences Between the European Union and its Member States 107
4 Rethinking the Methods of Dividing and Controlling the Competencies of the Union 121
5 European Constitutional Theory and the Post-Nice Process 147
6 Assessment of the Treaty of Nice - Goals of Institutional Reform 183
7 Enhancing Cooperation After Nice: Will the Treaty Do the Trick? 207
8 The Treaty of Nice and the Treaty Structure: Repainting the Pillars? 239
9 The Treaty of Nice and Social Policy: The Amendments to Article 137 E.C. 271
10 Towards New Objectives for the Common Agricultural Policy 287
11 The European Courts after Nice 313
12 Effective Judicial Protection of Individuals in the European Union, Now and in the Future 335
13 The Past and Future of the Preliminary Rulings Procedure 345
14 A European Certiorari Revisited 355
15 A Charter of Rights, Freedoms and Principles 387
16 The EU Charter of Rights: A Poor Attempt to Strengthen Democracy and Citizenship? 399
17 A German View of the Charter: The Effect on the Bundesverfassungsgericht 423
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