|Author (Person)||Brady, Hugo|
|Publisher||Centre for European Reform|
|Series Details||November 2013|
|Publication Date||November 2013|
|Content Type||Journal | Series | Blog|
The 2009 Lisbon treaty gave national parliaments the right to police subsidiarity through the creation of a so-called 'yellow card' system. This allows a third or more of them, acting together, to vet and temporarily block draft laws proposed by the European Commission.
|Subject Categories||Politics and International Relations|
|Countries / Regions||Europe|