European Union definition

European Union means the European Community, the European Coal and Steel Community and the European Atomic Energy Community.

Examples of European Union in a sentence

  • It shall take effect the day following the publication of the decision in the Official Journal of the European Union or at a later date specified therein.

  • This Regulation shall enter into force on the twentieth day following that of its publication in the Official Journal of the European Union.

  • This Decision shall be published in the EEA Section of, and in the EEA Supplement to, the Official Journal of the European Union.

  • This Regulation shall enter into force on the day following that of its publication in the Official Journal of the European Union.

  • This Directive shall enter into force on the twentieth day following that of its publication in the Official Journal of the European Union.


More Definitions of European Union

European Union means the European Union as of January 1, 2004, including the countries of Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom, but not including any country which became or becomes a member of the European Union after January 1, 2004.
European Union means the economic and political union established in 1993 by the Maastricht Treaty, with the aim of achieving closer economic and political union between member states that are primarily located in Europe.
European Union means the European Union, including member states as of May 1, 2004 but excluding any country which became or becomes a member of the European Union after May 1, 2004.
European Union or “E.U.” means the economic, scientific, and political organization of member states known as the European Union, as its membership may be altered from time to time, and any successor thereto.
European Union. (“yr Undeb Ewropeaidd”) means the territory comprised by the Member States of the European Union as constituted from time to time;
European Union means the Union as established by the Treaty on European Union and includes the territories in which the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union is applied under the conditions laid down in that latter Treaty.