Fiches Belges
Measure Implementation
Measure possibility

Legal Framework
Applicable Framework

Competent authority
Request/decision
Execute/recognise measure

Accepted Languages
Languages

Execution Deadline
Deadlines

Legal info
Special requirements
Other information

Fiches Belges: Croatia

Прихващане на поща (104)

1. MEASURE IMPLEMENTATION

Croatia

Is this measure possible in your Member State under International Judicial Cooperation?

Procedure described under measure number 101

2. LEGAL FRAMEWORK

Croatia

International legal framework applicable for this measure in your Member State

At the request of the foreign judicial authority, the domestic judicial authority may determine measures temporarily restricting the constitutional rights, under the presumptions and conditions established in the Criminal Procedure Code.

3. COMPETENT AUTHORITY TO:

Croatia

* receive the request/decision for judicial cooperation

Ministry of Justice

* execute/recognise the measure (if other than the receiving authority)

Competent County Court

4. ACCEPTED LANGUAGES

Croatia

Accepted languages for the request/decision

Letters rogatory for mutual assistance and annexed documents shall be accompanied by a translation into the Croatian language or, if not possible, into the English language

5. EXECUTION DEADLINE

Croatia

Deadlines for the execution of the request/decision (where applicable)

N/A

6. CONCISE LEGAL PRACTICAL INFORMATION

Croatia

a. Special requirements

A decision (eg. order, warrant...) issued by the competent judicial body of the requesting state is required in order to enable domestic judicial body to issue its own decision. According to the domestic legislation this special evidence collecing action is applicable in relation to listed criminal offences and for criminal offences with minimum prescribed prison penalty of 5 years. When affording mutual legal assistance, domestic judicial authority shall comply with the formalities and procedures expressly indicated in the request as necessary pursuant to the law of the requesting state, unless provided otherwise by an international treaty and provided that such formalities and procedures are not contrary to the principles of the domestic legal order.  Additionally-see answer 1

b. Other useful information

See articles 332-339 of domestic Criminal Procedure Code

Last reviewed on 6 юли 2016 by Секретариат на ЕСМ

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