Updated: Jan 8
Green political party challenges the EP political party funding system
1. Can the EP’s act be revised by ECJ? Because there is no Treaty article that says that it can
→ §25: Theological approach: Yes RULE OF LAW follows from the Treaty so even without a legal base there needs to be JUDICIAL PROTECTION.
→ so yes REVIEW BY ECJ for EP's acts that have consequences for subjects.
2. Does EP have competence to adopt rules on the appointing and reimbursement of campaign expenses?
→ No, at that time still competence of the MS
→ ultra vires, act becomes void (PRINCIPLE OF CONFERRAL)