Judgment of the General Court (First Chamber) of 10 May 2016

Balázs-Árpád Izsák and Attila Dabis v European Commission

Law governing the institutions — European citizens’ initiative — Cohesion policy — National minority regions — Refusal of registration — Manifest lack of powers of the Commission — Article 4(2)(b) and (3) of Regulation (EU) No 211/2011

Case T-529/13



Top of the page Documents in the Case
Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Order
ECLI:EU:T:2017:429
20/06/2017 Izsák and Dabis v Commission
Judgment (OJ)
03/06/2016 Izsák and Dabis v Commission
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Judgment
ECLI:EU:T:2016:282
10/05/2016 Izsák and Dabis v Commission
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Judgment (Summary)
ECLI:EU:T:2016:282
10/05/2016 Izsák and Dabis v Commission
Order
ECLI:EU:T:2015:576
29/07/2015 Izsák and Dabis v Commission
Order
ECLI:EU:T:2015:325
18/05/2015 Izsák and Dabis v Commission
Application (OJ)
10/01/2014 Izsák and Dabis v Commission
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Top of the page Legal analysis of the decision or of the case

Reports of Cases

published in the electronic Reports of Cases (Court Reports - general)

Subject-matter

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Systematic classification scheme

1.
3 Legal proceedings
  3.08 Procedural rules
    3.08.04 Subject-matter, form of order sought and pleas in law
      3.08.04.03 New pleas in law
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.09 Non-discrimination and citizenship of the Union
    1.09.00 General
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.04 Fundamental rights
    1.04.03 The fundamental rights
      1.04.03.41 Right to good administration
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.09 Non-discrimination and citizenship of the Union
    1.09.00 General
2 Institutional framework of the European Union
  2.05 Legal acts of the European Union
    2.05.00 General
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.21 Economic, social and territorial cohesion
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.04 Fundamental rights
    1.04.03 The fundamental rights
      1.04.03.21 Non-discrimination
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.21 Economic, social and territorial cohesion
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.04 Fundamental rights
    1.04.03 The fundamental rights
      1.04.03.22 Cultural, religious and linguistic diversity
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.16 Culture
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.03 Respective powers and obligations of the European Union and of the Member States
    1.03.00 General
1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.09 Non-discrimination and citizenship of the Union
    1.09.02 Action to combat discrimination based on sex, racial or ethnic origin, etc.
3 Legal proceedings
  3.02 Actions for annulment
    3.02.04 Pleas in law
      3.02.04.03 Misuse of powers


Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 21 -P1 : paragraphs 82, 84
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 22 : paragraphs 95, 102
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the EU (2007), Article 51 -P1 : paragraph 82
  • TFEU, Article 2 -P5LA : paragraph 96
  • TFEU, Article 4 -P2LC : paragraphs 39, 62, 68
  • TFEU, Article 6 -LC : paragraph 96
  • TFEU, Article 19 -P1 : paragraphs 39, 105, 110, 111, 113, 114
  • TFEU, Article 167 : paragraphs 39, 91, 97, 99, 101, 104
  • TFEU, Article 167 -P1 : paragraph 102
  • TFEU, Article 167 -P2 : paragraphs 98, 101, 103
  • TFEU, Article 167 -P5 : paragraph 98
  • TFEU, Article 174 : paragraphs 39, 62, 68 - 90
  • TFEU, Article 174 -L3 : paragraphs 85, 86, 89
  • TFEU, Article 175 : paragraphs 68 - 90
  • TFEU, Article 176 : paragraphs 68 - 90
  • TFEU, Article 177 : paragraphs 68 - 90
  • TFEU, Article 178 : paragraphs 68 - 90
  • TFEU, Article 352 : paragraphs 28, 30, 34, 37, 38
  • TEU, Article 2 : paragraphs 82, 84
  • TEU, Article 3 : paragraph 68
  • TEU, Article 3 -P3 : paragraph 102
  • TEU, Article 3 -P3L4 : paragraph 95
  • TEU, Article 4 -P2 : paragraphs 70, 75, 76, 90
  • TEU, Article 5 : paragraph 59
  • TEU, Article 6 -P1 : paragraph 82
  • TEU, Article 13 -P2 : paragraph 59
  • General Court - Rules of Procedure (1991) -A44P1LC : paragraphs 29, 32
  • General Court - Rules of Procedure (1991) -A48P2 : paragraphs 29, 32
  • Regulation 1059/2003 -A03 : paragraph 71
  • Regulation 1059/2003 -A03P5 : paragraphs 39, 62, 90
  • Regulation 211/2011 -A04P2LB : paragraphs 35, 39, 43, 47, 50, 54, 58 - 61, 62, 115, 116, 120 - 122, 124, 125, 128
  • Regulation 211/2011 -A04P3 : paragraph 125
  • Regulation 211/2011 -A10P1LC : paragraph 60
  • Regulation 1303/2013 -A121P4 : paragraph 86
  • General Court - Judgment T -551/93 -N84 : paragraph 45
  • General Court - Judgment T -345/05 -N85 : paragraph 32
  • General Court - Judgment T -75/06 -N254 : paragraph 118
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -514/07 -N85 : paragraph 129
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -514/07 -N93 : paragraph 129
  • General Court - Judgment T -263/07 -N99 : paragraph 49
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -505/09 -N95 : paragraph 49
  • General Court - Judgment T -301/10 -N97 : paragraph 32
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -58/12 -N31 : paragraph 33
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -377/12 -N34 : paragraph 66
  • Court of Justice - Judgment C -81/13 -N35 : paragraph 66

Operative part

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Opinion

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Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 27/09/2013

Date of the Opinion

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Date of the hearing

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Date of delivery

10/05/2016


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Judgment: OJ C 222 from 20.06.2016, p.12

Application: OJ C 24 from 25.01.2014, p.21

Name of the parties

Izsák and Dabis v Commission

Notes on Academic Writings

  1. Dupont-Lassalle, Julie: Le Tribunal poursuit sa série de rejets des recours contestant le refus de la commission d'enregistrer une initiative citoyenne européenne., Europe 2016 Juillet Comm. nº7 p.21 (FR)
  2. Tárnok, Balázs: The Szekler National Council's European Citizens' Initiative, Hungarian yearbook of international law and European law 2016 (Ed. Eleven International Publishing - The Hague) 2017 p.489-505 (EN)



Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

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Subject-matter

  • Citizenship of the Union

Procedure and result

  • Actions for annulment : dismissal on substantive grounds

Formation of the Court

première chambre (Tribunal)

Judge-Rapporteur

Pelikánová

Advocate General

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Language(s) of the Case

  • Hungarian

Language(s) of the Opinion

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