Judgment of the Court (Tenth Chamber) of 25 April 2013

European Commission v Slovak Republic

Failure of a Member State to fulfil obligations — Directive 1999/31/EC — Landfill of waste — Article 14 — Existing landfill — Lack of site conditioning plan — Continued operation

Case C‑331/11


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Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment (OJ)
31/05/2013 Commission v Slovakia
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Judgment
ECLI:EU:C:2013:271
25/04/2013 Commission v Slovakia
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Judgment (Information)
ECLI:EU:C:2013:271
25/04/2013 Commission v Slovakia
Application (OJ)
09/09/2011 Commission v Slovakia
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Reports of Cases

published in the electronic Reports of Cases (Court Reports - general - 'Information on unpublished decisions' section)

Subject-matter

Failure of a Member State to fulfil obligations – Infringement of Council Directive 1999/31/EC of 26 April 1999 on the landfill of waste (OJ 1999 L 182, p. 1) – Operation of the Žilina-Považský Chlmec waste site without a site conditioning plan

Systematic classification scheme

1.
3 Legal proceedings
  3.08 Procedural rules
    3.08.04 Subject-matter, form of order sought and pleas in law
      3.08.04.01 Formal requirements
3 Legal proceedings
  3.01 Actions for failure to fulfil obligations
    3.01.03 Defences
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.23 Environment, sustainable development and climate


Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

  • Directive 96/61 : paragraphs 30, 32 - 33, 35
  • Directive 1999/31 : paragraphs 32 - 35
  • Directive 1999/31 -A01P2 : paragraphs 3, 32
  • Directive 1999/31 -A08 : paragraphs 4, 24
  • Directive 1999/31 -A09 : paragraphs 5, 32
  • Directive 1999/31 -A14 : paragraphs 6, 24
  • Directive 1999/31 -A14LA : paragraphs 1, 36 - 37, 39
  • Directive 1999/31 -A14LB : paragraphs 1, 36 - 39
  • Directive 1999/31 -A14LC : paragraphs 1, 36 - 37, 39
  • Directive 1999/31 -C18 : paragraphs 2, 32

Operative part

  • Reference : Directive 1999/31 -A14LA
  • Reference : Directive 1999/31 -A14LB
  • Reference : Directive 1999/31 -A14LC

Opinion

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Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 30/06/2011

Date of the Opinion

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Date of the hearing

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Date of delivery

25/04/2013


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Application: OJ C 282 from 24.09.2011, p.4

Judgment: OJ C 171 from 15.06.2013, p.6

Name of the parties

Commission v Slovakia

Notes on Academic Writings

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Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

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Subject-matter

  • Environment
  • - Waste

Provisions of national law referred to

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Provisions of international law referred to

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Procedure and result

  • Action for a declaration of failure to fulfil obligations : application granted

Formation of the Court

dixième chambre (Cour)

Judge-Rapporteur

Juhász

Advocate General

Kokott

Language(s) of the Case

  • Slovak

Language(s) of the Opinion

    Information not available