Building Knowledge for a Concerted and Sustainable Approach to Refugee Resettlement in the EU and its Member States

Decree-law (n. 25 of 28 January 2008)

Legal and administrative framework

Abstract

The Decree-law (n. 25 of 28 January 2008) concerns the implementation of Directive 2005/85/EC regarding minimum standards on procedures in Member States for granting and withdrawing refugee status. The Decree-law is accessible in Italian at:

http://www.interno.it/mininterno/export/sites/default/it/sezioni/servizi/legislazione/immigrazione/0984_2008_02_15_Dlgs_28_1_2008_25.html_319159483.html

The Decree-law (n. 25 of 28 January 2008) was modified as part of the so-called “Pacchetto Sicurezza” by the Decree-law (unofficial translation) 'Decree-law of 3 October 2008, No. 159, amendments and additions to Decree-law 28 January 2008, n. 25, implementing Directive 2005/85/EC on minimum standards on procedures in Member States for granting and withdrawing refugee status' (n. 159 of 3 October 2008). The Decree-law is accessible in Italian at:

http://www.camera.it/parlam/leggi/deleghe/testi/08159dl.htm