Judgment of the Court of 23 April 1986.

Parti écologiste "Les Verts" v European Parliament.

Action for annulment - Information campaign for the elections to the European Parliament.

Case 294/83.


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Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment (Summary)
ECLI:EU:C:1986:166
23/04/1986 Les Verts v Parliament
Judgment
ECLI:EU:C:1986:166
23/04/1986 Les Verts v Parliament
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Opinion
ECLI:EU:C:1985:483
04/12/1985 Les Verts v Parliament
EUR-Lex text EUR-Lex bilingual text
Top of the page Legal analysis of the decision or of the case

Reports of Cases

1986 01339

Swedish VIII/00529 Finnish VIII/00551

Subject-matter

Information not available

Systematic classification scheme

1.
B European Community (EEC/EC)
  B-19 Legal proceedings
    B-19.08 Procedural rules
      B-19.08.01 Admissibility and examination of applications, forms of order sought and pleas in law
B European Community (EEC/EC)
  B-18 Institutions and bodies of the Community
    B-18.01 Parliament
B European Community (EEC/EC)
  B-19 Legal proceedings
    B-19.02 Actions for annulment
      B-19.02.00 General
B European Community (EEC/EC)
  B-18 Institutions and bodies of the Community
    B-18.06 Court of Auditors
B European Community (EEC/EC)
  B-22 Financial provisions
    B-22.01 Budgetary rules
B European Community (EEC/EC)
  B-19 Legal proceedings
    B-19.02 Actions for annulment
      B-19.02.02 Applications by natural or legal persons
B European Community (EEC/EC)
  B-18 Institutions and bodies of the Community
    B-18.01 Parliament


Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

Operative part

Opinion


Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 28/12/1983

Date of the Opinion

  • 04/12/1985

Date of the hearing

Information not available

Date of delivery

23/04/1986


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Application: OJ C 44 from 17.02.1984, p.3

Judgment: OJ C 125 from 24.05.1986, p.5

Name of the parties

Les Verts v Parliament

Notes on Academic Writings

  1. Chrysanthakis, Ch.G.: Diki 1986 p.409-412 (EL)
  2. Cartou, Louis: Recueil Dalloz Sirey 1986 IR. p.453 (FR)
  3. Jacqué, J.P.: Recours en annulation, campagne d'information pour l'élection du Parlement européen, Revue trimestrielle de droit européen 1986 p.500-511 (FR)
  4. Schermers, H.G.: De groene partij, Ars aequi 1986 p.770-775 (NL)
  5. Bazex, Michel: Droit financier communautaire année 1986 - Le contrôle de la Cour de justice des Communautés européennes sur les actes budgétaires, Revue trimestrielle de droit européen 1987 p.457-466 (FR)
  6. Daniele, Luigi: Il Parlamento europeo dinanzi alla Corte di giustizia, Il Foro italiano 1987 IV Col.316-324 (IT)
  7. Constantinesco, Vlad ; Simon, Denys: Chronique de jurisprudence de la Cour de justice des Communautés européennes - Institutions, Journal du droit international 1987 p.409-417 (FR)
  8. Van Kraay, Frans: Law Teacher 1987 Vol.21 p.86-88 (EN)
  9. Sace, J.: Chronique de jurisprudence, Revue de droit international et de droit comparé 1987 p.383-386 (FR)
  10. Seider, Rainer: Wahlkampfkostenerstattung bei der Europawahl - EuGH, DVBl 1986, 995, Juristische Schulung 1987 p.953-956 (DE)
  11. Kovar, Robert: Observations sur l'arrêt du 23 avril 1986, Parti écologiste "Les Verts" c. Parlement européen, affaire 294/83, Cahiers de droit européen 1987 p. 314-332 (FR)
  12. Constantinesco, Vlad ; Simon, Denys: Recueil Dalloz Sirey 1987 Jur. p.79-82 (FR)
  13. Vilà Costa, Blanca: Jurisprudencia del Tribunal de Justicia de las Comunidades Europeas, Revista Jurídica de Catalunya 1987 p.555-558 (PM) (ES)
  14. Joliet, René: Le remboursement des frais électoraux: un contentieux oublié, Hacia un nuevo orden internacional y europeo. Estudios en homenaje al profesor don Manuel Díez de Velasco (Ed. Tecnos - Madrid) 1993 p.985-1005 (FR)
  15. Wölker, Ulrich: Rechtsschutz Privater gegenüber dem europäischen Gesetzgeber, Die öffentliche Verwaltung 2003 p.570-577 (DE)
  16. Jacobs, Francis G.: Constitutional control of European elections. The scope of judicial review, Fordham International Law Journal 2005, Vol. 28, no. 4, p. 1049-1061 (EN)
  17. Булюи, Жан ; Шевалие, Роже-Мишел: Иск за отмяна на незаконосъобразни актове - допустимост по чл. 173 (нов чл. 230) ДEO - актове, подлежащи на отмяна, Най-важни решения на Cьда на Eвропейските общности (Ed. Институт по Европейско право - Sofia) 2007 р.209-212 (BG)
  18. Lenaerts, Koen: The Basic Constitutional Charter of a Community Based on the Rule of Law, The Past and Future of EU Law. The Classics of EU Law Revisited on the 50th Anniversary of the Rome Treaty 2010 p.295-315 (EN)
  19. Jacqué, Jean-Paul: Les Verts v The European Parliament, The Past and Future of EU Law. The Classics of EU Law Revisited on the 50th Anniversary of the Rome Treaty 2010 p.316-323 (EN)
  20. Alemanno, Alberto: What Has Been, and What Could Be, Thirty Years after Les Verts/European Parliament, The Past and Future of EU Law. The Classics of EU Law Revisited on the 50th Anniversary of the Rome Treaty 2010 p.324-332 (EN)
  21. Walker, Neil: Opening or Closure? The Constitutional Intimations of the ECJ, The Past and Future of EU Law. The Classics of EU Law Revisited on the 50th Anniversary of the Rome Treaty 2010 p.333-342 (EN)
  22. Eijsbouts, W.T.: De opkomst van het Europees Parlement en van de groene beweging, gesteund door een activistische rechter, Het recht van de Europese Unie in 50 klassieke arresten (Ed. Boom Juridische Uitgevers - Den Haag) 2010 p.166-171 (NL)
  23. X: Europees Recht 1963-1979; Jurisprudentie en Annotaties (Ed. Ars Aequi Libri - Utrecht) 2012 p.60-61 (NL)
  24. Sap, Jan Willem ; Smit, Marije: Ars Aequi Jurisprudentie Europeese Recht (3e druk) 2015 p.68-69 (NL)
  25. Boerger, Anne ; Davies, Bill: Imagining the course of European law? Parti ecologiste "Les Verts" v. Parliament as a constitutional milestone in EU law, EU Law Stories (Ed. Cambridge University Press - Cambridge) 2017 p. 83-102 (EN)



Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

Information not available

Subject-matter

  • Provisions governing the institutions
  • Financial provisions
  • - Budget

Provisions of national law referred to

Information not available

Provisions of international law referred to

Information not available

Procedure and result

  • Actions for annulment : application granted

Formation of the Court

Cour plénière (Cour)

Judge-Rapporteur

Joliet

Advocate General

Mancini

Language(s) of the Case

  • French

Language(s) of the Opinion

  • Italian