Over the year we will be tweeting a thread for each of the Court's 70 years of existence. Today: #1966

#1966: In the landmark judgment Veuve Vaassen-Göbbels (61/65), the Court has clarified the notion of a court or tribunal of a Member State that can submit a preliminary question.


#1966: Since this judgment, the Court has taken into account a number of criteria - the legal origin of the body, its permanence, the compulsory nature of its jurisdiction, the adversarial nature of the procedure, the application of rules of law, as well as its independence.

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