Communication: judgment No. 0510 of 2020

IDENTIFIER
62020CA0510
LANGUAGE
English
COURT
Court of Justice of the European Union
AG OPINION
NO
REFERENCES MADE
3
REFERENCED
1
DOCUMENT TYPE
Communication: judgment

Judgment



20.6.2022   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

C 237/9


Judgment of the Court (Seventh Chamber) of 28 April 2022 — European Commission v Republic of Bulgaria

(Case C-510/20) (1)

(Failure of a Member State to fulfil obligations - Article 258 TFEU - Environment - Directive 2008/56/EC - Marine environmental policy - Article 5 - Marine strategies - Article 17(2) and (3) - Failure to review, within the time limits, the initial assessment, the determination of good environmental status and the environmental targets - Failure to send to the European Commission, within the time limts, details of any updates made following the reviews)

(2022/C 237/10)

Language of the case: Bulgarian

Parties

Applicant: European Commission (represented by: O. Beynet and I. Zaloguin, acting as Agents)

Defendant: Republic of Bulgaria (represented by: T. Mitova, L. Zaharieva and T. Tsingileva, acting as Agents)

Operative part of the judgment

The Court:

1.

Declares that, by failing, within the prescribed time limits, first, to review in a coordinated manner, as specified in Article 5 of Directive 2008/56/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 17 June 2008 establishing a framework for community action in the field of marine environmental policy (Marine Strategy Framework Directive), the initial assessment and the determination of good environmental status, and, secondly, to send to the European Commission details of the updates made following those reviews, the Republic of Bulgaria has failed to fulfil its obligations under Article 17(2)(a) and (b) and Article 17(3) of that directive.

2.

Orders the Republic of Bulgaria to pay the costs.


(1)  OJ C 433, 14.12.2020.



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