1. The Committee on Legal Affairs and Human Rights congratulates
the rapporteur of the Committee on Migration, Refugees and Displaced
Persons, Mr Michele Nicoletti (Italy, SOC), on his comprehensive
report, and supports by and large the proposed draft resolution.
The committee notes that this report was issued at the right time,
in view of the current refugee crisis in Europe which puts into
question the effectiveness of the European Union’s Common European
Asylum System (CEAS), and in particular the Dublin system.
2. The committee nevertheless proposes some amendments to
further strengthen the draft resolution regarding some legal and
human rights aspects and to stress the urgent need to reform the