Legislative Update EU Immigration and Asylum Law 2010: Extension of Long-term Residence Rights andAmending the Law on Trafficking in Human Beings

Legislative Update EU Immigration and Asylum Law 2010: Extension of Long-term Residence Rights... © Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2011 DOI: 10.1163/157181611X571286 European Journal of Migration and Law 13 (2011) 201–218 brill.nl/emil Legislative Update EU Immigration and Asylum Law 2010: Extension of Long-term Residence Rights and Amending the Law on Trafficking in Human Beings Steve Peers School of Law, University of Essex, UK 1. Overview The year 2010 (the ‘survey period’) saw some further development of the Euro- pean Union (‘EU’) legislative framework for immigration and asylum, most nota- bly as regards amendments of the EU’s visa list, the adoption of new rules on long-term visas, the formal adoption of the legislation establishing the European Asylum Support Office, and agreement on some legal migration legislation fol- lowing the extension of qualified majority voting to this area by the Treaty of Lisbon. This survey focuses in greater detail on the agreement on legislation con- cerning the extension of long-term residence rights to refugees and persons with subsidiary protection (s. 2) and the agreed changes to the criminal law rules gov- erning trafficking in human beings (s. 3). In particular, in the area of visas and border controls , the main development was, as already noted, the adoption of two Regulations amending the EU’s http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png European Journal of Migration and Law Brill

Legislative Update EU Immigration and Asylum Law 2010: Extension of Long-term Residence Rights andAmending the Law on Trafficking in Human Beings

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Martinus Nijhoff
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© 2011 Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, The Netherlands
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1388-364X
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1571-8166
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10.1163/157181611X571286
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© Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2011 DOI: 10.1163/157181611X571286 European Journal of Migration and Law 13 (2011) 201–218 brill.nl/emil Legislative Update EU Immigration and Asylum Law 2010: Extension of Long-term Residence Rights and Amending the Law on Trafficking in Human Beings Steve Peers School of Law, University of Essex, UK 1. Overview The year 2010 (the ‘survey period’) saw some further development of the Euro- pean Union (‘EU’) legislative framework for immigration and asylum, most nota- bly as regards amendments of the EU’s visa list, the adoption of new rules on long-term visas, the formal adoption of the legislation establishing the European Asylum Support Office, and agreement on some legal migration legislation fol- lowing the extension of qualified majority voting to this area by the Treaty of Lisbon. This survey focuses in greater detail on the agreement on legislation con- cerning the extension of long-term residence rights to refugees and persons with subsidiary protection (s. 2) and the agreed changes to the criminal law rules gov- erning trafficking in human beings (s. 3). In particular, in the area of visas and border controls , the main development was, as already noted, the adoption of two Regulations amending the EU’s

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Published: Jan 1, 2011

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