Schengen Agreement

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Schengen Agreement
Agreement atween the Govrenments o the States o the Benelux Economic Union, the Federal Republic o Germany an the French Republic on the gradual aboleetion o checks at thair common borders
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Signaturs o the Schengen Agreement on 14 Juin 1985
Signed 14 Juin 1985
(29 years, 4 months and 12 days ago)
Location Schengen, Luxembourg
Original
signatories
Banner o Belgium Belgium
Banner o Fraunce Fraunce
Banner o Wast Germany West Germany
Banner o Luxembourg Luxembourg
Banner o Netherlands Netherlands
Depositary Govrenment o the Grand Duchy o Luxembourg
Leids Dutch, French an German

The Schengen Agreement led tae the creation o Europe's borderless Schengen Aurie in 1995. The treaty wis signed on 14 Juin 1985 atween five o the then ten member states o the European Economic Community near the toun o Schengen in Luxembourg. It proponed the gradual aboleetion o border checks at the signatories' common borders. Measurs proponed includit reduced speed vehicle checks which allaed vehicles tae cross borders wioot stopping, allaeing o residents in border auries freedom tae cross borders away frae fixed checkpynts an the harmonisation o visa policies.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Respectively Articles 2, 6 and 7 of the Schengen Agreement.