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What are the 4 sources?

Primary legislation (treaties)

Secondary legislation (directive and regulations)

The courts (ECJ)

International agreements (EEA)

What national law incorporates EU law?

The European communities law 1972whatb

What treaty contains rules under which EU law is made


Which articles outline the process of secondary legislation?

Article 288

Advantages of QMV

Legislation cannot be blocked by a few member states

Should be quicker

Disadvantage of QMV

Some member states will be bound by a law they oppose

& less democratic

5 institutions

The council of ministers

The commission

European Parliament

The court of justice

The general court