Official Journal of the European Union
COUNCIL JOINT ACTION 2005/143/CFSP
of 17 February 2005
amending Joint Action 2002/210/CFSP on the European Union Police Mission
THE COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION,
Having regard to the Treaty on European Union and, in particular, Articles 14 and 25(3) thereof,
On 11 March 2002 the Council adopted Joint Action 2002/210/CFSP (1) establishing a European Union Police Mission (EUPM) in order to ensure the follow-on to the United Nations International Police Task Force in Bosnia and Herzegovina as from 1 January 2003.
The Political and Security Committee should be authorised to take the relevant decisions on the setting-up of a Committee of Contributors for the EUPM, in line with the document on ‘Consultations and Modalities for the Contribution of non-EU States to EU Civilian Crisis Management’ approved by the Council on 10 December 2002.
Joint Action 2002/210/CFSP should be amended accordingly,
HAS ADOPTED THIS JOINT ACTION:
The following paragraph shall be added to Article 8 of Joint Action 2002/210/CFSP:
‘4. The Political and Security Committee shall take the relevant decisions on the setting-up of a Committee of Contributors.’
This Joint Action shall enter into force on the date of its adoption.
This Joint Action shall be published in the Official Journal of the European Union.
Done at Brussels, 17 February 2005.
For the Council
(1) OJ L 70, 13.3.2002, p. 1. Joint Action as last amended by Joint Action 2003/188/CFSP (OJ L 73, 19.3.2003, p. 9).