Judgment of the Court of 25 February 2003.

Idryma Koinonikon Asfaliseon (IKA) v Vasileios Ioannidis.

Reference for a preliminary ruling: Dioikitiko Protodikeio Thessalonikis - Greece.

Social security - Hospital treatment of a pensioner during a stay in a Member State other than the State in which he resides - Conditions for funding - Articles 31 and 96 of Regulation (EEC) No 1408/71 - Articles 31 and 93 of Regulation (EEC) No 574/72.

Case C-326/00.


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Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment (OJ)
26/04/2003 IKA
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Judgment
ECLI:EU:C:2003:101
25/02/2003 IKA
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Judgment (Summary)
ECLI:EU:C:2003:101
25/02/2003 IKA
Opinion
ECLI:EU:C:2002:583
15/10/2002 IKA
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Reports of Cases

2003 I-01703

Subject-matter

Interpretation of Articles 56, 59 and 60 of the EC Treaty, Articles 31 and 36 of Council Regulation No 1408/71 of 14 June 1971 on the application of social security schemes to employed persons, to self-employed persons and to members of their families moving within the Community and Article 1 of the Protocol to the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms of 20 March 1952 ─ Conditions for the refund of the costs of hospital treatment abroad

Systematic classification scheme

1.
B European Community (EEC/EC)
  B-04 Free movement of persons and services
    B-04.06 Social security for workers
      B-04.06.02 Sickness and maternity
        B-04.06.02.02 Stay or residence outside the competent Member State
B European Community (EEC/EC)
  B-04 Free movement of persons and services
    B-04.06 Social security for workers
      B-04.06.02 Sickness and maternity
        B-04.06.02.02 Stay or residence outside the competent Member State
B European Community (EEC/EC)
  B-04 Free movement of persons and services
    B-04.06 Social security for workers
      B-04.06.02 Sickness and maternity
        B-04.06.02.02 Stay or residence outside the competent Member State
B European Community (EEC/EC)
  B-04 Free movement of persons and services
    B-04.06 Social security for workers
      B-04.06.02 Sickness and maternity
        B-04.06.02.02 Stay or residence outside the competent Member State


Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

  • EC Treaty (Amsterdam), Article 10 : paragraph 51
  • EC Treaty (Amsterdam), Article 234 : paragraph 27
  • Regulation 1408/71 -A22P1LA : paragraphs 31, 34, 39
  • Regulation 1408/71 -A22P1LC : paragraphs 26, 42
  • Regulation 1408/71 -A22BIS : paragraph 36
  • Regulation 1408/71 -A31 : paragraphs 1, 26, 31, 34, 39 - 43, 49, 51, 62, 63
  • Regulation 1408/71 -A36 : paragraphs 1, 51, 54
  • Regulation 1408/71 -A84 : paragraph 51
  • Regulation 574/72 -A31 : paragraphs 1, 44, 45, 47, 51, 59, 63
  • Regulation 574/72 -A34 : paragraph 58
  • Regulation 574/72 -A93 : paragraphs 1, 51, 55, 63
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -182/78 : paragraphs 26, 32, 33
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -36/79 : paragraph 27
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -415/93 : paragraph 27
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -206/94 : paragraph 40
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -235/95 : paragraph 27
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -335/95 : paragraph 51
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -202/97 : paragraph 51
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -368/98 : paragraph 61

Operative part

  • Interprets : Regulation 1408/71 -A31
  • Interprets : Regulation 1408/71 -A36
  • Interprets : Regulation 574/72 -A31
  • Interprets : Regulation 574/72 -A93

Opinion

  • Regulation 1408/71 : point 23
  • Regulation 1408/71 -A22 : point 26
  • Regulation 1408/71 -A22P1LA : points 27, 31, 32, 44
  • Regulation 1408/71 -A22P1LC : point 28
  • Regulation 1408/71 -A31 : points 1, 31, 44
  • Regulation 1408/71 -A36 : points 1, 48
  • Regulation 574/72 : point 23
  • Regulation 574/72 -A31 : point 1
  • Regulation 574/72 -A34 : points 49, 50, 52
  • Regulation 574/72 -A93 : points 1, 48
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -13/68 : point 34
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -39/72 : point 23
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -51/74 : point 34
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -117/77 : point 24
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -182/78 : point 24
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -36/79 : point 34
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -17/81 : point 34
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -272/83 : point 23
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -320/88 : point 34
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -30/93 : point 34
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -120/95 : point 24
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -235/95 : point 34
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -335/95 : point 38
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -158/96 : point 24
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -178/97 : point 39
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -202/97 : point 39
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -175/98 : point 34
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -368/98 : point 24


Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 04/09/2000

Date of the Opinion

  • 15/10/2002

Date of the hearing

Information not available

Date of delivery

25/02/2003


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Application: OJ C 335 from 25.11.2000, p.30

Judgment: OJ C 101 from 26.04.2003, p.2

Name of the parties

IKA

Notes on Academic Writings

  1. Van der Mei, A.P.: Zorg over de grens: noodhulp versus toestemmingshulp, Nederlands tijdschrift voor Europees recht 2003 p.109-113
  2. Kürner, Christoph: Krankenbehandlung von Rentnern im Ausland, European Law Reporter 2003 p.221-223
  3. Karl, Beatrix: Zeitschrift für europäisches Sozial- und Arbeitsrecht 2003 p.278-282
  4. Keunen, F.W.M.: Rechtspraak sociale verzekering 2003 nº 206
  5. Coggiola, Nadia: Cittadini comunitari titolari di pensione e libera prestazione dei servizi sanitari in Stato membro diverso da quello di residenza, Il Foro amministrativo 2003 p.410-418
  6. Hatzopoulos, Vassilis: Common Market Law Review 2003 p.1251-1268
  7. Petroglou, P.: Epitheorisis Dikaiou Koinonikis Asfaliseos 2003 p.38-41
  8. Tabaković, Jasmina A.: Povračilni zahtevek stroškov zdravljenja nujne medicinske pomoči v državi članici EU, Pravna praksa 2013 nº 1 p.14-15



Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

Dioikitiko Protodikeio Thessalonikis (Tribunal administratif de Thessalonique) - Greece

Subject-matter

  • Social security
  • Principles, objectives and tasks of the Treaties
  • Fundamental rights

Procedure and result

  • Reference for a preliminary ruling

Formation of the Court

Cour plénière (Cour)

Judge-Rapporteur

La Pergola

Advocate General

Ruiz-Jarabo Colomer

Language(s) of the Case

  • Greek

Language(s) of the Opinion

  • Spanish