This compilation summarises the most relevant EU acquis documents relating to migration. It provides an overview of the relevant legislation and policy developments.
The EU acquis concerning the short-term entry and admission and departure of third-country nationals is determined to a large extent by the Schengen acquis, which was incorporated into the European Union framework by a protocol attached to the Treaty of Amsterdam.
* The Armenian translation was done with the EU funding, by the Armenia – European Policy and Legal Advice Centre.
This publication has been issued without formal editing by the Publications Unit of IOM.