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Concerning the request of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to take part in some of the provisions of the Schengen acquis
Article 1

Article 1

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland shall participate in the following provisions of the Schengen acquis:

  1. In respect of the provisions of the 1990 Convention implementing the Schengen Agreement of 14 June 1985, its related Final Act and Joint Statements:
      • Articles 26 and 27(1);
      • Articles 39 and 40;
      • Articles 42 and 43 to the extent that they relate to Article 40;
      • Article 44;
      • Articles 46 and 47, except for Article 47(2)(c) and (4);
      • Articles 48 to 51;
      • Articles 52 and 53;
      • Articles 54 to 58;
      • Article 59;
      • Articles 61 to 66;
      • Articles 67 to 69;
      • Articles 71 to 73;
      • Articles 75 and 76;
      • Articles 126 to 130 to the extent that they relate to the provisions in which the United Kingdom participates by virtue of this subparagraph;
      • Declaration 3 to the Final Act concerning Article 71(2);
    1. the following provisions concerning the Schengen Information System:
      • Council Decision 2007/533/JHA of 12 June 2007 on the establishment, operation and use of the second generation Schengen Information System (SIS II)(1);
      • Commission Decision 2007/171/EC of 16 March 2007 laying down the network requirements for the Schengen Information System II (3rd pillar)(2);
  2. in respect of the provisions of the Agreements of Accession to the 1990 Convention implementing the Schengen Agreement of 14 June 1985, their Final Acts and Common Declarations:
    1. the Agreement signed on 19 December 1996 on Accession of the Kingdom of Denmark: Article 6;
    2. the Agreement signed on 19 December 1996 on Accession of the Republic of Finland: Article 5;
    3. the Agreement signed on 19 December 1996 on Accession of the Kingdom of Sweden: Article 5;
  3. in respect of the provisions of the following Decisions of the Executive Committee established by the 1990 Convention implementing the Schengen Agreement of 14 June 1985 to the extent that they relate to the provisions in which the United Kingdom participates by virtue of subparagraph (a) above:

    SCH/Com-ex (94) 28 rev (certificate provided for in Article 75 for transport of drugs and/or psychotropic substances);

    SCH/Com-ex (98) 26 def (setting up the Schengen implementing Convention Standing Committee), subject to an internal arrangement specifying the modalities of participation of United Kingdom experts in missions carried out under the auspices of the relevant Council Working Party.