About the European Committee on Legal Co-operation (CDCJ)
Since its establishment in 1963, the European Committee on Legal Co-operation (CDCJ) is a standard-setting body, with a wide scope of competence in the field of public and private law.
The CDCJ, as a steering committee:
- Reports directly to the Committee of Ministers.
- Makes proposals of texts to the Committee of Ministers for their adoption.
- Makes proposals concerning the overall priorities in its fields of competence, future work and draft terms of reference.
- Presentation on the CDCJ by the Head of the Justice and Legal Co-operation Department.