Case 167/73 Commission v France (French Shipping Crews) 
- A French law existed requiring a certain proportion of a French-flagged ship’s crew to be of French nationality
- The law was not enforced
- Need it be repealed in breach of EU law?
- Legislation could not exist or be enforceable in breach of EU law (and more specifically, that of the free movement of persons)
Posted in EU Law Revision Notes.
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