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Updated Legislation on International Military Cooperation (March 26, 2015) by Dante Figueroa

On February 20, 2015, Italy's Parliament passed new legislation, Decree-Law No. 7, regulating the involvement of ...

Topic: Armed forces; Defense spending; International affairs; Military assistance; Militias and paramilitary groups; Terrorism
Jurisdiction: Italy

Updated Legislation on Fight Against Terrorism (March 24, 2015) by Dante Figueroa

On February 20, 2015, new legislation amending the Criminal Code with respect to fighting terrorism entered ...

Topic:  Intelligence activities; Militias and paramilitary groups; National security; Terrorism; Weapons; Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Italy

Historic Constitutional Amendment in Progress (March 03, 2015) by Dante Figueroa

On January 27, 2015, the Italian Chamber of Deputies reviewed for a second time a constitutional ...

Topic: Constitution; Elections and politics; Legislative bodies; Organization of legislatures
Jurisdiction: Italy

Measures to Foster Banking System and Promote Investment (February 10, 2015) by Dante Figueroa

Italy's cabinet has approved new measures, contained in Legislative Decree No. 3 (D.L. No. ...

Topic: Banks and financial institutions; Business investment and capital; Consumer protection; Financial services; Investments; Taxation
Jurisdiction: Italy

Extension of Deadlines for Reorganization of Government Entities (February 04, 2015) by Dante Figueroa

Italy has passed additional legislation, effective on December 31, 2014, aimed at promoting efficiency and eliminating ...

Topic: Administrative law and regulatory procedures; Executive agencies; Government; Officials and employees; Taxation
Jurisdiction: Italy

Tax Simplification Legislation Passed (January 13, 2015) by Dante Figueroa

Italy recently passed legislation on tax simplification and the expedited filing of tax returns; the new ...

Topic: Tax administration and collection; Taxation; Value-added tax
Jurisdiction: Italy

Implementation of EU Legislation on Orphan Works (December 16, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

Italy recently amended its Copyright Law to address the issue of orphan works. On November 25, ...

Topic: Copyright; Orphan works
Jurisdiction: Italy

Measures to Reactivate the Economy, Promote Development, and Reduce Bureaucracy (November 19, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

The Italian legislature recently passed legislation to strengthen the national economy and to reduce bureaucracy. (

Topic: Aviation and airports; Budget; Economic development; Government lending and loan guarantees; Transportation and public works
Jurisdiction: Italy

Prospective Legislation on the Election and Change of Names (October 06, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

The Italian Parliament is considering a bill that would amend the existing rules regarding the election ...

Topic: Children's rights
Jurisdiction: Italy

Measures to Decrease Backlogs in Civil Proceedings (October 03, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

Recently adopted legislation in Italy seeks to clear the country's considerable backlog of civil cases through ...

Topic: Administrative remedies; Civil actions; Families ; Judges; Jurisdiction and venue; State and local courts
Jurisdiction: Italy

Abolition of Crime of "Illegal Immigration" and the Mare Nostrum Policy (September 24, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

In recent years, Italy has dealt with increased illegal immigration coming through its southern border through ...

Topic: Administrative remedies; Boundaries; Crime and law enforcement; Human rights; Immigration
Jurisdiction: Italy

Right to Information of Persons Subject to Imprisonment (August 14, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

Italy's Legislative Decree No. 101 of 2014, which enters into effect on August 16, 2014, implements ...

Topic: Correctional facilities and imprisonment; Crime and law enforcement; Criminal procedure
Jurisdiction: Italy

Compensation for Mistreated Inmates and Other Provisions on Prison Administration (August 12, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

Italy's Decree Law No. 92, of June 26, 2014, amends several legislative instruments with the purposes ...

Topic: Correctional facilities and imprisonment; Crime and law enforcement; Criminal procedure
Jurisdiction: Italy

Measures to Enhance Protection of Cultural Patrimony (August 12, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

Decree-Law No. 83 of 2014, which entered into effect on July 31, 2014, establishes urgent tax, ...

Topic: Cultural heritage; Income tax; Tourism
Jurisdiction: Italy

Recent Developments on Bitcoin (June 12, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

On May 2, 2014, the Central Bank of Italy released its Biannual Report, which included a ...

Topic: Banks and financial institutions; Currency; Internet
Jurisdiction: Italy

Constitutional Decision Upholding Decriminalization of Soft Drugs (June 09, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

On May 29, 2014, the Criminal Chamber of Italy's Supreme Court (Corte Suprema di Cassazione), upheld ...

Topic: Constitution; Controlled substances; Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Italy

Overhaul of Criminal Penalties (May 28, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

The Italian Parliament recently adopted Law 67 of April 28, 2014, regulating criminal penalties not involving ...

Topic: Correctional facilities and imprisonment; Crime and law enforcement; Criminal code; Sentencing
Jurisdiction: Italy

Law Reordering the Territorial Organization of the Country (May 14, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

Italy's Law 56 of April 7, 2014 (hereinafter Law 56) contains provisions on metropolitan cities, provinces, ...

Topic: State and local finance; State and local government
Jurisdiction: Italy

Legislation on Narcotics and Psychotropic Substances Found Partially Unconstitutional (March 27, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

On February 12, 2014, the ConstitutionaI Court of the ItaIian RepubIic (Corte CostituzionaIe deIIa ReppubIica ItaIiana, ...

Topic: Controlled substances; Crime and law enforcement; Constitution
Jurisdiction: Italy

Legislation on Public Financing for Political Parties (March 11, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

On February 28, 2014, a decree ending direct public financing of political parties entered into effect ...

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Italy

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Last updated: March 26, 2015