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Explosives Precursors Legislation (April 09, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin

The Council of Ministers (Cabinet) of the Netherlands has approved draft legislation to adopt into Dutch ...

Topic: Terrorism; Weapons
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Dutch Prisoners Sue Unsuccessfully to Prevent Transfer of Norwegian Convicts to Luxury Cells (March 30, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin

A Dutch court ruled on March 6, 2015, that long-term prisoners, serving ten years to life ...

Topic: International affairs; Prisoners' rights; Sentencing
Jurisdiction: Netherlands; Norway

Court Strikes Down Data Retention Law (March 23, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin

On March 11, 2015, the district court of The Hague in the Netherlands struck down the ...

Topic: Right of privacy; Telecommunications
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Proposal for Stricter Screening Process for Firearms Possession (January 07, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin

On November 25, 2014, the Dutch Ministry of Security and Justice presented to various agencies for ...

Topic: Weapons
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Legislation Prepared on Withdrawal of Jihadist Fighters (January 05, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin

The Ministry of Security and Justice of the Netherlands has prepared legislation to allow the withdrawal ...

Topic: Citizenship and nationality; National security; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Integrated Approach to Combatting Jihadism (November 07, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin

The Dutch Ministers of Social Affairs and Employment and of Security and Justice have formulated "An ...

Topic: Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Local Court Ruling on Bitcoin Transaction (June 04, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin

It was reported on May 19, 2014, that a court in Overijssel, The Netherlands, had issued ...

Topic: Currency; Financial services; Foreign exchange; Torts
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Central Bank Statement on Virtual Currencies (June 04, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin

On May 8, 2014, in an item entitled "Virtual Currencies Are Not a Viable Alternative," published ...

Topic: Currency; Financial services; Foreign exchange
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Combined Residence and Work Permit Implemented for Some Foreign Workers (April 28, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin

From April 1, 2014, qualified foreign nationals who come to the Netherlands to work for a ...

Topic: Immigration; Labor
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Protocol Adopted to Protect Children in Partner-Killing Cases (December 27, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin

On December 1, 2013, a new protocol on custody of children in the event of a ...

Topic: Child custody; Crime and law enforcement; Domestic violence
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Draft Legislation on Higher Penalties for Violent Acts Committed Under the Influence (December 06, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin

On November 13, 2013, the Ministry of Security and Justice of the Netherlands sent draft legislation ...

Topic: Controlled substances; Criminal procedure; Police power
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Draft Smoking Ban Legislation Sent to Council of State (July 31, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin

On July 9, 2013, the State Secretary for Health, Welfare and Sport, Martin van Rijn, sent ...

Topic: Tobacco and smoking
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Draft Legislation on Financial-Economic Crime (July 17, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin

It was reported on July 5, 2013, that the Ministry of Security and Justice has submitted ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement; Criminal code; Government ethics and transparency; Lawyers and legal services; Money laundering
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Children (June 20, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin

According to a recent report issued by the Children's Ombudsman of the Netherlands, Marc Dullaert, the ...

Topic: Family; Immigration
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Proposal to Remove Non-Original Writings from Copyright Protection (February 28, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin

On February 11, 2013, the Ministry of Security and Justice of the Netherlands gave notice that ...

Topic: Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Strengthening of Prosecution of Foreign Bribery Cases (February 08, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin

In response to an evaluation report published on January 8, 2013, by the Organisation for Economic ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Rejection of Ban on Illegal Downloading and Other Copyright Policy Motions (January 07, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin

On December 20, 2012, the Staten-Generaal (the Dutch parliament) adopted a motion rejecting a ban on ...

Topic: Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Revision of Law on Private Limited Companies (October 17, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

The private limited company (besloten vennootschap met beperkte aansprakelijkheid, or B.V.), which is similar ...

Topic: Corporations
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Proposal for Expansion of Pre-Trial Detention Sent to Legislature (September 27, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

The Dutch Ministry of Security and Justice has submitted a proposal to the Lower House of ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Legislative Proposal on Transgendered Individuals (September 25, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

On August 24, 2012, Fred Teeven, the State Secretary of Security and Justice in the Netherlands, ...

Topic: Women's rights
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

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Last updated: April 09, 2015