Treaty of Accession 2011

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
For other uses, see Treaty of Accession.
Treaty concerning the accession of the Republic of Croatia to the European Union
{{{image_alt}}}
Croatia (orange) joined the European Union (green) on 1 July 2013
Signed 9 December 2011
Location Brussels
Sealed 10 January 2012 [1]
Effective 1 July 2013
Condition ratification by Croatia and all 27 member states of the European Union
Signatories 28
Ratifiers 28
Depositary Government of the Italian Republic
Languages All 24 official Languages of the European Union
Treaty concerning the accession of the Republic of Croatia to the European Union at Wikisource

The Treaty of Accession 2011 is an agreement between the member states of the European Union and Croatia concerning Croatia's accession to the EU. It was signed on 9 December 2011 in Brussels by the heads of state or government of the 27 member states and by the President of Croatia, Ivo Josipović, and Croatia's then Prime Minister Jadranka Kosor.[2]

The Treaty entered into force on 1 July 2013, making Croatia the 28th Member state of the European Union.

History[edit]

Croatia submitted its application to join the European Union on 21 February 2003, became an official candidate on 18 June 2004, and started accession negotiations on 3 October 2005.

On 24 June 2011, the European Council called for the finishing of negotiations by the end of the month, and signing of the Treaty of Accession by the end of the year. Negotiations were subsequently closed on 30 June 2011, and on 14 September 2011 the accession treaty was finalised and made public. On 12 October 2011 the European Commission delivered a favourable opinion on the accession of Croatia to the European Union. As a result, on 1 December 2011 the European Parliament gave assent to the application of Croatia to become member of the European Union. The parliament voted in favour with 564 positive votes, 38 negative votes and 32 abstentions.

The treaty was signed on 9 December 2011 in Brussels and entered into force on 1 July 2013, having been ratified by Croatia and the European Union's 27 member states.

The full official name of the treaty is:

Treaty between the Kingdom of Belgium, the Republic of Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, the Kingdom of Denmark, the Federal Republic of Germany, the Republic of Estonia, the Hellenic Republic, the Kingdom of Spain, the French Republic, Ireland, the Italian Republic, the Republic of Cyprus, the Republic of Latvia, the Republic of Lithuania, the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, the Republic of Hungary, the Republic of Malta, the Kingdom of the Netherlands, the Republic of Austria, the Republic of Poland, the Portuguese Republic, Romania, the Republic of Slovenia, the Slovak Republic, the Republic of Finland, the Kingdom of Sweden, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (Member States of the European Union) and the Republic of Croatia concerning the accession of the Republic of Croatia to the European Union.

The treaty, which is 250 pages long, provides for amendments to the treaties to add Croatian representatives into EU institutions (including transitional provisions before new elections take place) and outlines Croatia's various financial contributions. The document does not include a monitoring mechanism of Croatia by the European Commission to ensure continued reform, as was the case with Bulgaria and Romania. Two protocols promised to states during the ratification of the Treaty of Lisbon, one making several guarantees to Ireland and an another granting an opt-out from the Charter of Fundamental Rights to the Czech Republic, were planned to be ratified alongside the accession treaty,[3][4][5][6][7] but both were ultimately delayed.

In addition to the Treaty of Accession, a Final Act was signed. The Final Act registers the results of the accession negotiations, including declarations made by the parties. It also laid down arrangements for the period between signing and entry into force of the treaty.

List of signatories[edit]

Country Name Position Signature page
 Belgium Elio Di Rupo Prime Minister
Croatia-EU Accession Treaty Signature Page 1.png
 Bulgaria Boyko Borisov Prime Minister
 Czech Republic Petr Nečas Prime Minister
 Denmark Helle Thorning-Schmidt Prime Minister
 Germany Angela Merkel Chancellor
Croatia-EU Accession Treaty Signature Page 2.png
 Estonia Andrus Ansip Prime Minister
 Ireland Enda Kenny Taoiseach
 Greece Lucas Papademos Prime Minister
 Spain José Luis Rodriguez Zapatero Prime Minister
Croatia-EU Accession Treaty Signature Page 3.png
 France Jean Leonetti Minister for Europe
 Croatia Ivo Josipović
Jadranka Kosor
President
Prime Minister
 Italy Mario Monti Prime Minister
 Cyprus Demetris Christofias President
Croatia-EU Accession Treaty Signature Page 4.png
 Latvia Valdis Dombrovskis Prime Minister
 Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaitė President
 Luxembourg Jean-Claude Juncker Prime Minister
 Hungary Viktor Orbán Prime Minister
Croatia-EU Accession Treaty Signature Page 5.png
 Malta Lawrence Gonzi Prime Minister
 Netherlands Mark Rutte Prime Minister
 Austria Werner Faymann Chancellor
 Poland Donald Tusk Prime Minister
Croatia-EU Accession Treaty Signature Page 6.png
 Portugal Pedro Passos Coelho Prime Minister
 Romania Traian Basescu President
 Slovenia Borut Pahor Prime Minister
 Slovakia Iveta Radičová Prime Minister
Croatia-EU Accession Treaty Signature Page 7.png
 Finland Jyrki Katainen Prime Minister
 Sweden Fredrik Reinfeldt Prime Minister
 United Kingdom David Cameron Prime Minister

Ratification[edit]

The treaty required ratification by all EU member states and Croatia, conforming to their respective constitutional provisions, and deposition of the ratification instruments with the Government of Italy by 30 June 2013 to come into force on 1 July 2013.[8] This process was completed on 21 June 2013.[9]

Summary[edit]

Order in which countries ratified the Treaty. Between 2 and 11 shades of blue are used, representing the number of steps necessary by a particular state to ratify the treaty. The date indicates the last day of the month.
EU as of 1 July 2013
  Member States

Ratification of the Treaty of Accession is summarized in the table below.

Signatory Conclusion date Institution In favour Against AB Deposited[Note 1] Ref.
 Croatia 22 January 2012 Referendum 67% 33% - 4 April 2012 [10]
9 March 2012 Parliament 136 0 0 [11]
28 March 2012 Presidential Assent Granted [12]
 Austria 6 July 2012 Federal Council 53 2 0 8 August 2012 [13][14]
4 July 2012 National Council 152 7 0 [15][16]
9 July 2012 Presidential Assent Granted [17][18]
 Belgium 13 December 2012 Senate 60 0 0 14 June 2013 [19]
24 January 2013 Chamber of Representatives 121 0 1 [19]
17 February 2013 Royal Assent Granted [19]
30 January 2013
Walloon
Parliament
(regional)
(community)
66 0 0 [20]
64 0 0 [20]
22 October 2012 German-speaking Community 19 2 0 [21]
23 January 2013 French Community 76 0 0 [22]
22 December 2012 Brussels Regional Parliament 76 2 1 [23]
22 February 2013
Brussels United
Assembly
[Note 2]
(FR language)
(NL language)
68 0 0 [25]
13 0 2 [25]
27 February 2013
Flemish
Parliament
(regional)
(community)
107 0 0 [26]
112 0 0 [26]
24 May 2013 COCOF Assembly 51 0 0 [27]
 Bulgaria 17 February 2012 National Assembly 180 0 0 19 April 2012 [28]
28 February 2012 Presidential Promulgation Granted [29]
 Cyprus 3 May 2012 House of Representatives 56 0 0 11 June 2012 [30]
18 May 2012 Presidential Assent Granted [31]
 Czech Republic 25 April 2012 Senate 59 0 0 4 July 2012 [32]
8 June 2012 Chamber of Deputies 151 0 13 [33]
26 June 2012 Presidential Assent Granted [34]
 Denmark 2 May 2013 Parliament 113 0 0 29 May 2013 [35]
8 May 2013 Royal Assent Granted [36]
 Estonia 12 September 2012 Assembly 75 0 0 24 October 2012 [37]
18 September 2012 Presidential Assent Granted [38]
 Finland 18 December 2012 Parliament 131 34 0 6 May 2013 [39]
15 March 2013 Presidential Assent Granted [40]
incl.  Åland[Note 3] 3 May 2013 Parliament Passed [42]
 France 15 January 2013 Senate Passed 20 March 2013 [43]
17 January 2013 National Assembly Passed [44]
28 January 2013 Presidential Assent Granted [45]
 Germany 7 June 2013 Federal Council 69 0 0 21 June 2013 [46][47]
16 May 2013 Federal Diet 583 0 6 [48]
14 June 2013 Presidential Assent Granted [49]
 Greece 30 October 2012 Parliament 283 12 5 27 December 2012 [50]
5 November 2012 Presidential Promulgation Granted [51]
 Hungary 13 February 2012 National Assembly 334 0 5 22 March 2012 [52]
14 February 2012 Presidential Assent Granted [53]
 Ireland 27 June 2012 Senate Passed 8 October 2012 [54]
19 June 2012 House of Representatives Passed [55]
3 July 2012 Presidential Assent Granted [56]
 Italy 28 February 2012 Senate 216 2 22 10 April 2012 [57]
15 February 2012 Chamber of Deputies 483 2 30 [58]
29 February 2012 Presidential Assent Granted [59]
 Latvia 22 March 2012 Parliament 79 0 0 6 June 2012 [60]
2 April 2012 Presidential Assent Granted [61]
 Lithuania 26 April 2012 Parliament 87 2 6 20 June 2012 [62]
8 May 2012 Presidential Assent Granted [63]
 Luxembourg 9 October 2012 Chamber of Deputies 59 0 0 17 January 2013 [64]
29 November 2012 Grand Ducal Promulgation Granted [65]
 Malta 5 March 2012 House of Representatives 69 0 0 2 April 2012 [66]
 Netherlands 16 April 2013 Senate 58 12 0 31 May 2013 [67]
5 February 2013 House of Representatives 115 31 0 [68]
18 April 2013 Royal Promulgation Granted [69]
 Poland 4 October 2012 Senate 76 0 0 12 February 2013 [70]
14 September 2012 House of Representatives 431 0 1 [71]
19 December 2012 Presidential Assent Granted [72]
 Portugal 21 September 2012 National Assembly 206 0 24 19 December 2012 [73]
14 November 2012 Presidential Assent Granted [74]
 Romania 26 June 2012 Parliament 378 0 0 2 August 2012 [75]
2 July 2012 Presidential Assent Granted [76]
 Slovakia 1 February 2012 National Council 145 0 0 19 March 2012 [77]
17 February 2012 Presidential Assent Granted [78]
 Slovenia 2 April 2013 National Assembly 82 0 0 18 June 2013 [79]
10 April 2013 Presidential Assent Granted [80]
 Spain 24 October 2012 Senate 266 0 0 8 January 2013 [81]
11 October 2012 Congress of Deputies 282 0 0 [82]
30 October 2012 Royal Assent Granted [83]
 Sweden 7 November 2012 Parliament 280 20 0 8 January 2013 [84]
 United Kingdom 27 November 2012 House of Commons Passed 20 May 2013 [85]
21 January 2013 House of Lords Passed [85]
31 January 2013 Royal Assent Granted [85]
incl.  Gibraltar[Note 4] Parliament
 European Union 1 December 2011 Parliament 564 38 32 [87]
5 December 2011 Council Assent Granted [88]

Slovenia[edit]

In July and September 2012, officials of the Slovenian Parliament and the Slovenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs stated that they would not ratify Croatia's Treaty of Accession until an agreement was reached on how to handle the debt of Slovenian bank Ljubljanska banka, which went bankrupt during the breakup of Yugoslavia, to its Croatian customers.[89] In February 2013, representatives of all major parties in Slovenia agreed to approve Croatia's accession after experts and foreign ministers from both countries reached a compromise deal.[90] The Prime Ministers of Slovenia and Croatia signed a memorandum outlining the settlement on 11 March, with Janez Janša, Prime Minister of Slovenia, saying that ratification of the accession treaty would occur "within 30 days" of the signing of the memorandum.[91][92] On 2 April 2013, the Slovenian Parliament gave its consent to Croatia's accession.[93]

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Article 4 the treaty requires that instruments of ratification issued by all member states be deposited with the Government of Italy in order for the treaty to enter into force. The instrument of ratification is a solemn document of international character, usually signed by the country's head of state, confirming to the other parties of the treaty that the state in question accepts the treaty, as signed by its representatives. Each country issues and deposits the instrument of ratification after its internal ratification process is finalised by all required state bodies, in accordance with each country's internal constitutional requirements.[9]
  2. ^ Approval of the Brussels United Assembly is subject to an absolute majority of both language groups of the parliament (French and Dutch) voting in favour. Failing that, a second vote can be held where only one third of each language group, and a majority of the full house, is required for adoption.[24]
  3. ^ Åland is an autonomous province of Finland. It is part of European Union, but is subject of certain exemptions. Åland Parliament ratification is not necessary for the Treaty to enter into force, but is needed for its provisions to apply on the territory of Åland islands.[41]
  4. ^ Gibraltar is a British overseas territory. It is a part of the European Union through its constitutional relationship with the United Kingdom. The United Kingdom is responsible, inter alia, for Gibraltar's foreign policy, but Gibraltar still has separate legislature, government, judiciary and administration. Consequently, Gibraltar Parliament does not ratify the international treaties, rather it is responsible for implementing of the EU legislation in Gibraltar.[86]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://daily.tportal.hr/169605/Croatia-s-EU-Accession-Treaty-sealed.html
  2. ^ "Croatia signs treaty to join EU in middle of 2013". BBC News. 9 December 2011. 
  3. ^ Croatia's EU accession treaty most likely to be signed in Warsaw, Croatian Government 20 July 11
  4. ^ EU accession treaty goes public, Croatian Times 22 September 2011
  5. ^ Pop, Valentina (14 September 2011) EU finalises Croatia membership treaty, EU Observer
  6. ^ Treaty concerning the Accession of the Republic of Croatia (PDF), Council of the European Union and the Government of Croatia
  7. ^ 'Warsaw Treaty' to seal Croatia's EU accession, EurActiv 30 September 2011
  8. ^ "Ratification Process of the Treaty of Accession in National Parliaments of EU Member States". Sabor. Retrieved 1 March 2013. 
  9. ^ a b "Agreement details". Council of the European Union. Retrieved 2012-08-15. 
  10. ^ "Službeni nepotpuni rezultati državnog referenduma" [Official incomplete results of the state referendum]. Izborna Enciklopedija (in Croatian). State Election Committee. Retrieved 22 January 2012. 
  11. ^ "Pristupni ugovor potvrđen jednoglasno" [Accession treaty confirmed unanimously] (in Croatian). Croatian Radiotelevision. 9 March 2012. Retrieved 9 March 2012. 
  12. ^ "Vijesti Veleposlanstva Hrvatske" (in Croatian). Croatian Embassy, Italy. 28 March 2012. 
  13. ^ "Austrija ratificirala hrvatski pristupni ugovor" [Austria ratifies Croatian accession treaty] (in Croatian). Retrieved 6 July 2012. 
  14. ^ "Bundesrat heißt Kroatien als neues EU-Mitglied willkommen" (in German). Retrieved 6 July 2012. 
  15. ^ "Austrijski parlament ratificirao hrvatski pristupni ugovor" [Austrian parliament (National Council) ratifies Croatian accession treaty] (in Croatian). Retrieved 4 July 2012. 
  16. ^ "Weg frei für EU-Beitritt Kroatiens" (in German). Retrieved 4 July 2012. 
  17. ^ ""Grünes Licht" in Wien für Kroatien als 28. Mitglied der Europäischen Union". Retrieved 9 July 2012. 
  18. ^ "Fischer signed the Croatian accession treaty". Retrieved 9 July 2012. 
  19. ^ a b c "Dossierfiche" (in Dutch). Belgian Senate. Retrieved 21 December 2012. 
    "Fiche du dossier" (in French). Belgian Senate. Retrieved 21 December 2012. 
  20. ^ a b "Compte rendu avancé - Séance plénière" (in French). 30 January 2013. pp. 77–78. Retrieved 31 January 2013. 
  21. ^ "Vorstellung der Haushaltsdokumente, Strategieplan Jugend und Zustimmung zu internationalen Verträgen" [Presentation of the budget documents, strategic plan youth and approval of international treaties] (in German). Parliament of the German-speaking Community. Retrieved 23 October 2012. 
  22. ^ "Projet de décret - 441 (2012-2013)". 
  23. ^ "Page 65 of N° 11 – (2012-2013)". 
  24. ^ "Assemblée réunie". Common Community Commission. Retrieved 2013-05-31. 
  25. ^ a b "ARCCC - Session 2012-2013, Séance plénière vendredi 22/02/2013, COMPTE RENDU PROVISOIRE" (PDF) (in French). 22 February 2013. Retrieved 26 February 2013. 
  26. ^ a b "Parlementair Initiatief" (in Dutch). 
  27. ^ "Compte rendu, VERSION PROVISOIRE DU 29 MAI 2013". 
  28. ^ "National Assembly ratifies unanimously Croatia’s EU Accession Treaty". National Assembly of the Republic of Bulgaria. 17 February 2012. Retrieved 17 February 2012. 
  29. ^ "Закон за ратифициране на Договора за присъединяване на Република Хърватия към Европейския съюз". Bulgarian parliament. Retrieved 21 March 2012. 
  30. ^ "Cipar ratificirao hrvatski pristupni ugovor EU" [Cyprus ratified the Croatian EU accession treaty] (in Croatian). Media Servis. 3 May 2012. Retrieved 3 May 2012. 
  31. ^ "ΝΟΜΟΣ ΠΟΥ ΚΥΡΩΝΕΙ ΤΗ ΣΥΝΘΗΚΗ ΠΑ ΤΗΝ ΠΡΟΣΧΩΡΗΣΗ ΤΗΣ ΔΗΜΟΚΡΑΤΙΑΣ ΤΗΣ ΚΡΟΑΤΙΑΣ ΣΤΗΝ ΕΥΡΩΠΑΪΚΉ ΈΝΩΣΗ" (in Greek). Cyprus Government Gazette. 18 May 2012. Retrieved 9 January 2013. 
  32. ^ "Czech Senate vote results". Czech Senate. Retrieved 25 April 2012. 
  33. ^ "Czech parliament smoothly passes Croatia´s EU accession treaty". Czech Senate. Retrieved 8 June 2012. 
  34. ^ "Czech Republic ratified Croatian Accession Treaty". Croatian Television. Retrieved 26 June 2012. 
  35. ^ http://www.ft.dk/samling/20121/lovforslag/l134/91/322/afstemning.htm#dok
  36. ^ "Lov om Den Europæiske Unions udvidelse med Kroatien". retsinformation.dk. Retrieved 9 May 2013. 
  37. ^ "Riigikogu ratifitseeris Horvaatia Vabariigi Euroopa Liiduga ühinemise lepingu". Estonian Parliament. Retrieved 12 September 2012. 
  38. ^ "vahelise Horvaatia Vabariigi Euroopa Liiduga ühinemise lepingu ratifitseerimise seadus 221 SE" (in Estonian). Riigikogu press service. 20 September 2012. Retrieved 26 September 2012. 
  39. ^ "Eduskunta Ratified Croatia´s Accession Treaty". Finnish Parliament. 18 December 2012. Retrieved 18 December 2012. 
  40. ^ http://www.finlex.fi/fi/laki/alkup/2013/20130221
  41. ^ http://www.lagtinget.ax/text.con?iPage=34&m=95
  42. ^ http://dokument.lagtinget.ax/sok/arende.php?arende=RP%A46/2012-2013
  43. ^ "PROJET DE LOI autorisant la ratification du traité relatif à l'adhésion de la République de Croatie à l'Union européenne.". French Senate. 15 January 2013. Retrieved 15 January 2013. 
  44. ^ "TEXTE ADOPTÉ n° 78". French National Assembly. 17 January 2013. Retrieved 17 January 2013. 
  45. ^ "LOI n° 2013-99 du 28 janvier 2013 autorisant la ratification du traité relatif à l'adhésion de la République de Croatie à l'Union européenne". French National Assembly. 28 January 2013. Retrieved 28 January 2013. 
  46. ^ "910. Sitzung des Bundesrates". German Federal Council. Retrieved 21 May 2013. 
  47. ^ "Bundesrat ratifies Croatia’s accession treaty". 
  48. ^ "Ablauf der 240. Plenarsitzung am 16. Mai 2013". German Federal Diet. 16 May 2013. Retrieved 16 May 2013. 
  49. ^ "Gesetz zu dem Vertrag vom 9. Dezember 2011 über den Beitritt der Republik Kroatien zur Europäischen Union". Bundesgesetzblatt. 19 June 2013. Retrieved 19 June 2013. 
  50. ^ "Greek parl't ratifies Croatia's EU accession treaty". t-portal. 30 October 2012. Retrieved 30 October 2012. 
  51. ^ "ΝOMOΣ ΥΠ’ ΑΡΙΘ. 4090". ΕΦΗΜΕΡΙΣ ΤΗΣ ΚΥΒΕΡΝΗΣΕΩΣ ΤΗΣ ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗΣ ΔΗΜΟΚΡΑΤΙΑΣ. Retrieved 23 December 2012. 
  52. ^ "Hungarian parliament ratifies Croatia's EU Accession Treaty". t-portal. 13 February 2012. Retrieved 13 February 2012. 
  53. ^ "A Belga Királyság, a Bolgár Köztársaság, a Cseh Köztársaság, a Dán Királyság, a Németországi Szövetségi Köztársaság, az Észt Köztársaság, Írország, a Görög Köztársaság, a Spanyol Királyság, a Francia Köztársaság, az Olasz Köztársaság, a Ciprusi Köztársaság, a Lett Köztársaság, a Litván Köztársaság, a Luxemburgi Nagyhercegség, a Magyar Köztársaság, a Máltai Köztársaság, a Holland Királyság, az Osztrák Köztársaság, a Lengyel Köztársaság, a Portugál Köztársaság, Románia, a Szlovén Köztársaság, a Szlovák Köztársaság, a Finn Köztársaság, a Svéd Királyság, Nagy-Britannia és Észak-Írország Egyesült Királysága (az Európai Unió tagállamai) és a Horvát Köztársaság között, a Horvát Köztársaságnak az Európai Unióhoz történő csatlakozásáról szóló szerződés kihirdetéséről". Hungarian National Assembly. Retrieved 4 March 2012. 
  54. ^ "European Communities (Amendment) Bill 2012: Committee and Remaining Stages". Oireachtas. 2012-06-27. Retrieved 2012-09-20. 
  55. ^ "European Communities (Amendment) Bill 2012: Report and Final Stages". Oireachtas. 2012-06-19. Retrieved 2012-09-20. 
  56. ^ "European Communities (Amendment) Bill 2012". Oireachtas. Retrieved 2012-09-20. 
  57. ^ "Senate vote record". Italian Senate (in Italian). Retrieved 29 February 2012. 
  58. ^ "Chamber vote result". Italian Chamber of Deputies (in Italian). Retrieved 15 February 2012. 
  59. ^ "Presidential Assent (Italy)". President of Italy (in Italian). Retrieved 8 March 2012. 
  60. ^ "Saeima vote result". Saeima (in Latvian). Retrieved 31 March 2012. 
  61. ^ "Berzinš signed the Treaty of Accession". Retrieved 2 April 2012. 
  62. ^ "The Seimas Ratified the Treaty concerning the Accession of the Republic of Croatia to the European Union". Retrieved 26 April 2012. 
  63. ^ "LITLEX". Retrieved 4 July 2012. 
  64. ^ "Chamber of Deputies website". Retrieved 10 October 2012. 
  65. ^ "UE - Adhésion de la République de Croatie" [EU - Accession of the Republic of Croatia] (PDF). Mémorial (in French). Government of Luxembourg. 13 December 2012. Retrieved 13 December 2012. 
  66. ^ "Borg advocates entrenchment of golden rule". Retrieved 6 March 2012. 
  67. ^ "Goedkeuring van de toetreding van de Republiek Kroatië tot de Europese Unie". Retrieved 1 February 2012. 
  68. ^ "Tweede Kamer, 48e vergadering, 5 februari 2013". Retrieved 5 February 2013. 
  69. ^ "Official Journal of the Kingdom of the Netherlands". Retrieved 25 April 2013. 
  70. ^ "Senat ratifies Croatia’s EU Accession Treaty". Retrieved 4 October 2012. 
  71. ^ "Sejm ratifies Croatia’s EU Accession Treaty". Retrieved 14 September 2012. 
  72. ^ "Poland ratifies law on Croatia's EU accession". 20 December 2012. Retrieved 20 December 2012. 
  73. ^ "PSD, PS e CDS aprovam adesão da Croácia à União Europeia". Retrieved 21 September 2012. 
  74. ^ "DIÁRIO DA REPÚBLICA N.º 220". Retrieved 14 November 2012. 
  75. ^ "Klaus has signed, ratified by Romania". Croatian Television. Retrieved 26 June 2012. 
  76. ^ "Basescu Josipović". Tportal.hr. Retrieved 2 July 2012. 
  77. ^ "NRSR: Snemovňa vyslovila súhlas so vstupom Chorvátska do EÚ" [National Council of Slovak Republic passed the EU Accession Treaty of Croatia]. National Council of the Slovak Republic (in Slovak). National Council of Slovak Republic. Retrieved 1 February 2012. 
  78. ^ "Slovak Pres signs Croatia EU accession treaty". Visegrad Group. The Visegrad Group. Retrieved 4 March 2012. 
  79. ^ "Record of document EPA 1060-VI" [Evidenca dokumenta EPA 1060-VI] (in Slovene). 2 April 2013. 
  80. ^ "Official Journal of Slovenia" (in Slovene). 23 April 2013. 
  81. ^ "Press Release". Croatian Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs. Retrieved 25 October 2012. 
  82. ^ "RESULTADO DE LA VOTACIÓN". Congreso de los Diputados. Congress of Deputies of Spain. Retrieved 29 May 2013. 
  83. ^ http://www.boe.es/boe/dias/2012/10/31/
  84. ^ "Swedish Riksdag ratifies Croatia's accession treaty". tportal.hr. Retrieved 8 November 2012. 
  85. ^ a b c "European Union (Croatian Accession and Irish Protocol) Bill 2012-13". parliament.uk. Retrieved 27 November 2012. 
  86. ^ "Memorandum submitted by the Chief Minister, Government of Gibraltar". Parliament of the United Kingdom. 17 May 1999. Retrieved 1 March 2013. 
  87. ^ "European Parliament gave a green light for Croatia’s EU accession". Delegation of the European Union to the Republic of Croatia. 1 December 2011. 
  88. ^ "Conclusions of the Council of the European Union on Croatia". Delegation of the European Union to the Republic of Croatia. 6 December 2011. 
  89. ^ Rettman, Andrew (2012-09-21). "Slovenia puts €172mn price tag on Croatia's EU entry". EUobserver. Retrieved 2012-09-21. 
  90. ^ "Slovenia gives green light for Croatia's EU acession". Croatian Times. 2013-02-18. Retrieved 2013-02-19. 
  91. ^ "Croatia reaches deal with Slovenia to unblock EU entry". Reuters. 2013-03-07. Retrieved 2013-03-17. 
  92. ^ "Milanović i Janša potpisali memorandum o Ljubljanskoj banci". Večernji list. 2013-03-11. Retrieved 2013-03-11. 
  93. ^ http://www.rtvslo.si/evropska-unija/drzavni-zbor-soglasno-ratificiral-hrvasko-pristopno-pogodbo-z-evropsko-unijo/305755