The EU’s Draft Constitutional Treaty and the Future of EU Sports Policy

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Considers the political motivation behind moves to include sports policy in the proposed Treaty establishing a Constitution for Europe focusing on the ambitions of the major sports federations to protect their autonomy and the EU's wish to expand its remit in the sociocultural area. Discusses the relevance of the proposals for sporting organisations' rights to regulate their sports with rules, EC and national competition policy and financial support for sport.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2-4
JournalInternational Sports Law Journal
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2003


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