redlightInfringement status:

By topic: Red (>4)

Seriousness of the infringement: 3-stars (condemnation by the Court)


Directive 2013/31/EU (commercial movement of dogs, cats and ferrets

Infringement n°20150065

24/09/2015 Closing of the case

29/01/2015 Letter of formal notice


Directive 1999/74/EC (welfare of laying hens)

​Infringement n°???

22/05/2014 Judgment of the Court C-339/13. Italy was condemned.

25/04/2013 Referal to the Court

21/06/2012 Reasoned Opinion

26/01/2012 Formal notice


​Infringement n°20044171

12/10/2006 Closing of the case

05/07/2005 Formal notice


Infringement n°20030565

16/12/2003 Closing of the case

16/05/2003 Formal notice


Directive 2010/63/EU (protection of animals used for scientific purposes)

Infringement n°20130042

10/07/2014 Closing of the case

23/01/2014 Referral to te Court (the European Commission asked to the Court to impose penalty payments of 150.787 Euro per day)

20/06/2013 Reasoned Opinion

31/01/2013 Letter of formal notice


Infringement n°20162013

28/04/2016 Letter of formal notice