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... Further information Opt-outs in the European Union Denmark obtained four opt-outs from the Maastricht Treaty following the treaty's initial rejection in a 1992 referendum ... The opt-outs are outlined in the Edinburgh Agreement and concern the EMU (as above), the Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP), Justice and Home Affairs (JHA ... The citizenship opt-out stated that European citizenship did not replace national citizenship this opt-out was rendered meaningless when the Amsterdam Treaty adopted the same wording ...
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