Racial Equality Directive

Closure of the infringement procedure

On 24th November 2010, the European Commission decided to close the infringement proceedings against Germany without having demanded improvement of the AGG. The Commission's press release can be found here.

In the context of the infringement procedure on the Directive 2000/43/EC of 29th June 2000 which aims at implementing the principle of equal treatment between persons irrespective of racial or ethnic origin, there were the following communications:

‘According to section 258’ communication (only available in German):

 

Letter from commission

Answer federal government

 

Reasoned opinion:

 

Letter from commission

Answer federal government

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