Member of Cabinet: Ivo Opstelten Minister of Security and Justice

Number of sections on this member of cabinet: 4

News - Ivo Opstelten

More than 200 news items


Fill in keyword(s) to narrow your search. For example: 'issue'.

Fill in a starting date and a closing date for the period your query is about: DD-MM-YYYY

Statement by minister Opstelten, concerning the disaster involving flight MH17

On 18 July, the Minister of Security and Justice, Ivo Opstelten, issued a third statement concerning the disaster involving flight ...

News item | 18-07-2014

Participants in jihadist training camps to lose Dutch citizenship

Minister of Security and Justice Ivo Opstelten has put forward proposals to deprive people of Dutch citizenship if they undergo ...

News item | 11-07-2014

Constitution to extend protection to e-mails

All forms of communication - including digital communication - are to be protected under the Constitution. The privacy of ...

News item | 11-07-2014

Opstelten and Teeven: targeting outstanding prison sentences

Minister Opstelten and State Secretary Teeven (Security and Justice) will provide a customised solution to tackling the number of ...

News item | 02-07-2014

House of Representatives approves tougher sentences for money laundering and corruption

The House of Representatives has today passed a bill from minister Opstelten which includes higher sentences for money laundering ...

News item | 01-07-2014

House of Representatives approve tougher approach to driving under the influence of drugs

A broad majority in he House of Representatives has today approved the legislative proposal of minister Opstelten (Security and ...

News item | 01-07-2014

Staggered payment option for traffic fines expanded

The option to pay traffic fines in multiple instalments is to be expanded. This only applies to persons who wish to pay the fine ...

News item | 01-07-2014

New acts as of 1 july 2014

News item | 30-06-2014

National and international fight against jihadism intensified

 The departure and return of jihadis constitutes a lasting threat to the law, order, and security of the Netherlands. The ...

News item | 30-06-2014

Criminal courts authorised to impose stiffer sentences for multiple offences

The criminal courts are to be given the power to impose stiffer sentences on defendants tried for multiple offences in a single ...

News item | 27-06-2014

More about Ivo Opstelten

Responsible ministry