Request for a preliminary ruling from the Verwaltungsgerichtshof (Austria) lodged on 20 June 2013 – Marjan Noorzia
Language of the case: German
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Applicant: Marjan Noorzia
Defendant: Bundesministerin für Inneres
Is Article 4(5) of Council Directive 2003/86/EC of 22 September 2003 on the right to family reunification 1 to be interpreted as precluding a provision under which spouses and registered partners must already have reached the age of 21 years at the time at which the application is submitted in order to be considered to be entitled to join other family members?____________1
OJ 2003 L 251, p. 12.