Judgment of the Court (Tenth Chamber) of 11 March 2021

M. A. v État belge

Request for a preliminary ruling from the Conseil d'État

Reference for a preliminary ruling – Directive 2008/115/EC – Article 5 – Return decision – Father of a minor child who is a citizen of the European Union – Taking into account the best interests of the child at the time of the adoption of the return decision

Case C-112/20


Top of the page Documents in the Case
Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment (OJ)
23/04/2021 Belgian State (Retour du parent d’un mineur)
Judgment
ECLI:EU:C:2021:197
11/03/2021 Belgian State (Retour du parent d’un mineur)
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Application (OJ)
24/04/2020 Belgian State (Retour du parent d’un mineur)
Request for a preliminary ruling
28/02/2020 Belgian State (Retour du parent d’un mineur)
Top of the page Legal analysis of the decision or of the case

Reports of Cases

not yet published (Court Reports - general)

Subject-matter

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Systematic classification scheme

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1 The legal order of the European Union
  1.04 Fundamental rights
    1.04.03 The fundamental rights
      1.04.03.24 The rights of the child
4 Internal policy of the European Union
  4.06 Area of freedom, security and justice
    4.06.01 Border checks, asylum and immigration
      4.06.01.04 Immigration policy


Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

Operative part

Opinion

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Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 28/02/2020

Date of the Opinion

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Date of the hearing

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Date of delivery

11/03/2021


References

Publication in the Official Journal

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Name of the parties

Belgian State (Retour du parent d’un mineur)

Notes on Academic Writings

  1. Gazin, Fabienne: Directive retour - Intérêt supérieur de l'enfant, Europe 2021, nº 5 Mai, comm. 156 (FR)



Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

Conseil d'État - Belgium

Subject-matter

  • Justice and home affairs
  • area of freedom, security and justice
  • - asylum policy
  • Fundamental rights
  • - Charter of Fundamental Rights

Provisions of national law referred to

Loi du 15/12/1980 sur l'accès au territoire, le séjour, l'établissement et l'éloignement des étrangers

Loi du 15/12/1980 sur l'accès au territoire, le séjour, l'établissement et l'éloignement des étrangers, art. 74/13

Provisions of international law referred to

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Procedure and result

  • Reference for a preliminary ruling

Formation of the Court

dixième chambre (Cour)

Judge-Rapporteur

Lycourgos

Advocate General

Rantos

Language(s) of the Case

  • French

Language(s) of the Opinion

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